5 days in Redwood National Park & San Francisco Itinerary

5 days in Redwood National Park & San Francisco Itinerary

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1
Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights

2
nights
Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Redwood National Park.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Redwood National Park day trip planning tool.

Chicago to Redwood National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Redwood National Park is minus 2 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in November: high temperatures in Redwood National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Outdoors Nature Trails

Side Trips

Arcata, Trinidad
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Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Trinidad Museum ©
Trinidad Museum

2
nights
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 9th (Fri): get great views at Twin Peaks, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, thenstep off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and finally browse the exhibits of SS Jeremiah O'Brien. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at California Academy of Sciences.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Francisco sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Redwood National Park to San Francisco takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Redwood National Park in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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