8 days in San Diego & New York City Itinerary

8 days in San Diego & New York City Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Diego
— 3 nights
2
New York City
— 4 nights

3
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.
San Diego is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: try out the rides at SeaWorld San Diego, walk around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to San Diego. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

4
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, get in on the family fun at Victorian Gardens, examine the collection at New York Public Library, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New York City trip maker website.

Getting from San Diego to New York City by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego to New York City, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from San Diego, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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