6 days in San Diego & Columbia Itinerary

6 days in San Diego & Columbia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
San Diego
— 4 nights
2
Columbia
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
18
19
20
21
22
23
24

4
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Step out of San Diego with an excursion to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens in Encinitas--about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, walk around Ellen Browning Scripps Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove.

Take the guesswork out of planning a San Diego vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Columbia to San Diego is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Columbia in October, San Diego is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Columbia.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

1
night
Columbia

Columbia ©
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cayce Riverwalk, then get a sense of history and politics at South Carolina State House, then sample some tasty brews at Columbia Brew Bus, and finally test your team's savvy at Escapology Columbia (Vista).

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Columbia driving holiday planner.

You can fly from San Diego to Columbia in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego to Columbia, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Columbia when traveling from San Diego in October, with lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Columbia

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Cayce Riverwalk
Highlights from your plan
Columbia Brew Bus ©
Columbia Brew Bus
South Carolina State House ©
South Carolina State House

Similar plans

8 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 7 days in San Diego & San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Lorain & San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Washington DC & San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in San Diego & Louisville BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 15 days in San Francisco & San Diego BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans