8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
3
San Diego
— 2 nights

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor some retail therapy. Attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park, examine the collection at Exploratorium, and hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online trip planner.

Winnipeg, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Winnipeg to San Francisco. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, enjoy the sand and surf at Will Rogers State Beach, thenkick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and finally look for gifts at Amoeba Music.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip site.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in July, with highs in Los Angeles at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Grove ©
The Grove

2
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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 5th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Mission Beach Park and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park
Children's Pool ©
Children's Pool

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