9 days in California Itinerary

9 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— Few hours
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Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
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Anaheim
— 3 nights
4
Wawona
— 2 nights

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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 2nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Diego vacation planner.

Yuma to San Diego is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yuma in October, you will find days in San Diego are slightly colder (78°F), and nights are about the same (64°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House ©
Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Redwood National Park and Enderts Beach. Get outdoors at Tall Trees Grove and Lady Bird Johnson Grove. Change things up with a short trip to Fern Canyon in Orick (about 1h 20 min away).

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Redwood National Park online vacation builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Diego to Redwood National Park. Traveling from San Diego in October, things will get little chillier in Redwood National Park: highs are around 64°F and lows about 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Orick
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove
Enderts Beach ©
Enderts Beach

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Radiator Springs Racers. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Newport Beach and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): discover the magic at Downtown Disney, get in on the family fun at Disney California Adventure Park, and then catch some excitement at Radiator Springs Racers.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Anaheim day trip planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Redwood National Park to Anaheim with the Route module. In October, Anaheim is a bit warmer than Redwood National Park - with highs of 84°F and lows of 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Wawona.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Newport Beach
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, then look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Nevada Falls Loop.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Wawona trip planner.

You can drive from Anaheim to Wawona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Anaheim in October, expect little chillier with lows of 50°F in Wawona. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop

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