60 days in Lima & San Jose Itinerary

60 days in Lima & San Jose Itinerary

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60 days in Lima & San Jose Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Drive:  8​h
1
Lima
— 29 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
2
San Jose
— 29 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Charlotte

29
nights
Lima

Lima ©
Lima is a city in and the county seat of Allen County, Ohio, United States. Family-friendly places like Cedar Point and Great Wolf Lodge Water Park will thrill your kids. Step off the beaten path and head to Ohio Caverns and Marblehead Lighthouse State Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lima: Sandusky (Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, Castaway Bay Waterpark, & more), Put in Bay (Put-in-Bay Winery, Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial, & more) and Snook's Dream Cars (in Bowling Green). Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Maumee Bay State Park, see the interesting displays at Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum, identify plant and animal life at Castalia Quarry Reserve, and engage your brain at Armstrong Air & Space Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Lima day trip site .

Charlotte to Lima is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Charlotte in June; daily highs in Lima reach 80°F and lows reach 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Jose.

Things to do in Lima

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Sandusky, Fort Wayne, Put in Bay, Mansfield, Oak Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Cedar Point ©
Cedar Point
Ohio Caverns ©
Ohio Caverns
Maumee Bay State Park ©
Maumee Bay State Park

29
nights
San Jose

The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
We've included these beaches for you: Point Lobos and Big Basin Redwoods State Park. Kids will enjoy Lovers Point and Natural Bridges State Beach. Get out of town with these interesting San Jose side-trips: Carmel (San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission, Carmel River State Beach, & more), Shark Fin Cove (in Davenport) and Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park (in Felton). Dedicate the 7th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 28th (Sun) exploring nature at Pinnacles National Park. There's lots more to do: stroll through Dennis the Menace Park, admire the majestic nature at Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and visit a coastal fixture at Point Reyes Lighthouse.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our San Jose online trip builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lima to San Jose. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Lima to San Jose due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 59°F. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Tue).

Things to do in San Jose

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Carmel, Half Moon Bay, Monterey, Napa, Santa Cruz
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Lovers Point ©
Lovers Point
Big Basin Redwoods State Park ©
Big Basin Redwoods State Park

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