5 days in California Itinerary

5 days in California Itinerary

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5 days in California Itinerary

Start: Munich
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Santa Cruz
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Cambria
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  19​h
End: Munich

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker site .

Munich, Germany to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and subway. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. In April, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Munich - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping
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Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

1
night
Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz ©
Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
Roaring Camp Railroads has been added to your itinerary.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Cruz trip planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Santa Cruz by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in April, Santa Cruz is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cambria.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Tours Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Shark Fin Cove
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Roaring Camp Railroads ©
Roaring Camp Railroads
Shark Fin Cove ©
Shark Fin Cove

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night
Cambria

Cambria ©
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): do a tasting at Niner Wine Estates, then learn about winemaking at Turley Cellars, then do a tasting at J Dusi Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at Castoro Cellars.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Cambria trip website .

You can drive from Santa Cruz to Cambria in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or take a bus. When traveling from Santa Cruz in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Cambria, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cambria

Wineries

Side Trips

Paso Robles, Turley Cellars
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Niner Wine Estates ©
Niner Wine Estates
Castoro Cellars ©
Castoro Cellars
Turley Cellars ©
Turley Cellars

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