8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 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 30th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Balboa Park.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego day trip site.

Orlando to San Diego is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Orlando to San Diego. In November, San Diego is little chillier than Orlando - with highs of 73°F and lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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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: make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from San Diego in December: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 59°F and lows are around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): hike along Four Mile Trail, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nevada Falls Loop, and then explore the striking landscape at Taft Point.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park tour app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 46°F to lows of 14°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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