8 days in Northeast New Mexico & San Diego Itinerary

8 days in Northeast New Mexico & San Diego Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Seattle
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
1
Santa Rosa
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5 h 45 min
2
San Diego
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Seattle

1
night
Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa ©
Santa Rosa is a city in and the county seat of Guadalupe County, New Mexico, United States. On the 18th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Blue Hole, then explore the activities along Park Lake, and then see the interesting displays at Route 66 Auto Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Rosa trip planning tool.

Seattle to Santa Rosa is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Santa Rosa. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Seattle in November since evenings lows in Santa Rosa dip to 28°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Santa Rosa

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Park Lake ©
Park Lake
Blue Hole ©
Blue Hole
Route 66 Auto Museum ©
Route 66 Auto Museum

6
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. Get out of town with these interesting San Diego side-trips: Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park, Redwood Creek Challenge Trail, &more) and Oceanside Pier (in Oceanside). And it doesn't end there: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego, get your game on at AxeVentures, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read San Diego trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Santa Rosa to San Diego. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Santa Rosa in November, expect nights in San Diego to be warmer, around 57°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Oceanside Pier
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego

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