5 days in Gilroy & Shreveport-Bossier City Area Itinerary

5 days in Gilroy & Shreveport-Bossier City Area Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Drive:  1 h 30 min
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 45 min
Bossier City
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: San Francisco


Gilroy ©
Gilroy is a city located in Northern California's Santa Clara County. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mission San Juan Bautista, then explore the world behind art at National Steinbeck Center, and then get to know the fascinating history of San Juan Bautista State Historic Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the wide-open spaces of Gizdich Ranch, then look for gifts at Corralitos Market and Sausage Co, then admire the majestic nature at Forest of Nisene Marks State Park, and finally kick back and relax at Marina State Beach.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Gilroy trip itinerary maker tool.

San Francisco to Gilroy is an approximately 1.5- hour car ride. When traveling from San Francisco in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Gilroy: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 50°F at night. You will leave for Bossier City on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Gilroy

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

San Juan Bautista, Watsonville, Forest of Nisene Marks State Park, Marina State Beach, National Steinbeck Center
Highlights from your plan
Mission San Juan Bautista ©
Mission San Juan Bautista
National Steinbeck Center ©
National Steinbeck Center
Gizdich Ranch ©
Gizdich Ranch

Bossier City

Bossier City ©
Bossier City is a suburb of Shreveport, Louisiana, United States, located in Bossier Parish.As of the 2010 census, Bossier City had a population of 61,315. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): engage your brain at Sci-Port Discovery Center, try to win big at Horseshoe Casino, and then catch the contagious excitement of Harrah's Louisiana Downs. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Meadows Museum of Art, then admire the masterpieces at R. W. Norton Art Gallery, then buy something for everyone on your list at Louisiana Boardwalk, and finally try your luck at Margaritaville Resort Casino.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bossier City attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Gilroy to Bossier City with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Gilroy to Bossier City is 2 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Gilroy in May, with highs in Bossier City at 82°F and lows at 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bossier City

Casinos Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Margaritaville Resort Casino ©
Margaritaville Resort Casino
Harrah's Louisiana Downs ©
Harrah's Louisiana Downs
R. W. Norton Art Gallery ©
R. W. Norton Art Gallery