8 days in Yosemite National Park & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in Yosemite National Park & San Francisco Itinerary

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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Glacier Point as well as Half Dome. Explore hidden gems such as El Capitan and Merced Grove.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park holiday planner.

Chicago to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Chicago to Yosemite National Park. When traveling from Chicago in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 53°F by day to 23°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Alcatraz Island. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Cable Car Museum and Bodega Head. Explore hidden gems such as Muir Woods National Monument and California Academy of Sciences. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Exploratorium.

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in March, expect nights in San Francisco to be much warmer, around 50°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 65°F. You'll set off for home on the 31st (Sat).

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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

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