8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Shop till you drop at Union Square and Ferry Building Marketplace. Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, engage your brain at Exploratorium, stop by Chinatown, and browse the exhibits of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip planning website.

Kingsport to San Francisco is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Kingsport to San Francisco. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Kingsport in September: highs in San Francisco hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. There's still lots to do: trek along Tuolumne Meadows, don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park journey maker website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, Yosemite National Park is much colder at night with lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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