8 days in San Diego County, San Francisco & Eureka Itinerary

8 days in San Diego County, San Francisco & Eureka Itinerary

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8 days in San Diego County, San Francisco & Eureka Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
3
Eureka
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Boston

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 8th (Sat): admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. On the next day, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read San Diego trip itinerary maker app .

Boston to San Diego is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Boston to San Diego. In June, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Exploratorium and then walk around Golden Gate Park.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from San Diego to San Francisco by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from San Diego in June, plan for little chillier nights in San Francisco, with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Eureka.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

2
nights
Eureka

Eureka ©
Eureka is the principal city and county seat of Humboldt County in the Redwood Empire region of California. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the landscape on two wheels at Hikshari Trail, cruise along Redwood Highway, then admire the striking features of Carson Mansion, and finally don't miss a visit to Old Town Eureka. On your second day here, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sequoia Park Zoo, stroll around Sequoia Park, then make a trip to The Victorian Village of Ferndale, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Ferndale Historic Cemetery.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Eureka trip maker site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Eureka in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, you will find days in Eureka are slightly colder (63°F), and nights are about the same (52°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Eureka

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Ferndale
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Sequoia Park Zoo ©
Sequoia Park Zoo
Ferndale Historic Cemetery ©
Ferndale Historic Cemetery
Sequoia Park ©
Sequoia Park

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