8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
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Anaheim
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): see the interesting displays at San Diego Model Railroad Museum and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Diego day trip website.

Baltimore to San Diego is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Baltimore to San Diego is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Baltimore in January, expect San Diego to be much warmer, temps between 67°F and 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
USS Midway Museum
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Playground
Balboa Park
4.8

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©

Heart of Orange County

Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): catch some excitement at Radiator Springs Racers and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Anaheim trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Anaheim takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. January in Anaheim sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 48°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip
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Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
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Ride / Activity
Radiator Springs Racers
4.6

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
On the 9th (Sat), see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally wander the streets of Montana Avenue.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to Los Angeles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in January, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8
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Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1
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Observatory
Griffith Observatory
4.6

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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.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through Chinatown, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 46°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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