5 days in Oakland & New Paltz Itinerary

5 days in Oakland & New Paltz Itinerary

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Oakland
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Drive to San Francisco International Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to New Paltz
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New Paltz
— 2 nights
Drive to La Guardia Airport, Fly to San Francisco International Airport

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Oakland

Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): steep yourself in history at Chapel of the Chimes Oakland, stroll around Redwood Regional Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oakland California Temple, and finally explore the activities along Lake Merritt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): make a trip to Jack London Square, then immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, and then walk around McLaughlin Eastshore State Park.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Oakland visit website.

San Francisco to Oakland is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a subway. In August, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to New Paltz.

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Lake Merritt ©
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Lake Merritt
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New Paltz

New Paltz is a town in Ulster County, New York, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and then snap pictures at Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Mohonk Preserve, then identify plant and animal life at Nyquist-Harcourt Wildlife Sanctuary, and then relax in the rural setting at Twin Star Orchards.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our New Paltz visit planner.

Explore your travel options from Oakland to New Paltz with the Route module. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Oakland to New Paltz due to the time zone difference. September in New Paltz sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New Paltz

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

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