6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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Fresno
— Few hours
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Elk
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— Few hours
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Big Sur
— 2 nights
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Fresno
— Few hours

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Fresno

Fresno
The only metropolitan hub nestled between three national parks, Fresno makes a surprisingly lively getaway.
For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Fresno online trip builder.

San Bruno to Fresno is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from San Bruno in October, you will find days in Fresno are a bit warmer (82°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). On the 20th (Tue), you'll travel to Elk.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

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Elk

Elk ©
Elk is an unincorporated community in Mendocino County, California. Explore Elk's surroundings by going to Point Arena Pier (in Point Arena), Gualala Point Regional Park (in Gualala) and Salt Point State Park (in Jenner). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at B Bryan Preserve, do a tasting at Lula Cellars, enjoy the sea views from Point Arena Lighthouse & Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sea Ranch Chapel.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Elk planner.

You can drive from Fresno to Elk in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Fresno in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 46°F in Elk. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Elk

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Wildlife Area
B Bryan Preserve
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Winery / Vineyard
Lula Cellars
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Winery / Vineyard
Handley Cellars Winery
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Elk to San Francisco in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Elk in October, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 56°F, while days are slightly colder, around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip

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Big Sur

Big Sur ©

Big Country of the South

A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): hike along Partington Cove, admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, then enjoy the sand and surf at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hawthorne Gallery, and finally snap pictures at Bixby Bridge.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Big Sur online trip maker.

Drive from San Francisco to Big Sur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Big Sur are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Fresno.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches
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Hiking Trail
Partington Cove
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Bixby Bridge
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Fresno

Fresno ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Shinzen Japanese Garden.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Fresno trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Big Sur to Fresno by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. When traveling from Big Sur in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Fresno: temperatures range from 82°F by day to 55°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks
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