8 days in Washington DC & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC & San Francisco Itinerary

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8 days in Washington DC & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
2
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at White House, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary maker site .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Washington DC. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Change things up with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley (about 48 minutes away). The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace, and take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks.

Plan my day in San Francisco using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Washington DC to San Francisco in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. In July, San Francisco is little chillier than Washington DC - with highs of 73°F and lows of 57°F. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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