8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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

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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.
On the 21st (Sat), head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, then enjoy breathtaking views from Coit Tower, then engage your brain at Exploratorium, and finally browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco holiday planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to San Francisco. In November, daytime highs in San Francisco are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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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.
Kids will enjoy Disneyland Park and Santa Monica Pier. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!, Redwood Creek Challenge Trail, &more). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in November, you will find days in Los Angeles are a bit warmer (76°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego holiday maker tool.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

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

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