7 days in San Francisco, Anaheim & Santa Monica Itinerary

7 days in San Francisco, Anaheim & Santa Monica Itinerary

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7 days in San Francisco, Anaheim & Santa Monica Itinerary

Start: Tadoussac
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + foot:  4​h
2
Anaheim
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Santa Monica
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Tadoussac


3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Fisherman's Wharf and Alcatraz Island are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Relax by the water at Fort Funston National Park and Baker Beach. The adventure continues: wander the streets of SoMa, make a trip to The Embarcadero, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and tee off at Lincoln Park.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder .

Tadoussac, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Tadoussac in June, with highs in San Francisco at 25°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
SoMa ©
SoMa

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Anaheim online road trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Anaheim takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in July, things will get a bit warmer in Anaheim: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

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night
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Beach, then stroll through Malibu Lagoon State Beach, and then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find out how to plan a trip to Santa Monica, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to Santa Monica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and tram; or take a bus. When traveling from Anaheim in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Santa Monica: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Malibu Lagoon State Beach
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Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Malibu Lagoon State Beach ©
Malibu Lagoon State Beach

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