9 days in San Francisco, Salt Lake City & Aldie Itinerary

9 days in San Francisco, Salt Lake City & Aldie Itinerary

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9 days in San Francisco, Salt Lake City & Aldie Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  7​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  10​h
3
Aldie
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Washington DC

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, admire all the interesting features of Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read San Francisco journey builder .

Washington DC to San Francisco is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Washington DC in August, things will get slightly colder in San Francisco: highs are around 73°F and lows about 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square, take in nature's colorful creations at Red Butte Garden, and then take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City online trip builder .

Getting from San Francisco to Salt Lake City by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect Salt Lake City to be a bit warmer, temps between 92°F and 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Aldie.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Red Butte Garden ©
Red Butte Garden

3
nights
Aldie

Aldie ©
Aldie is an unincorporated community located between Chantilly and Middleburg in Loudoun County, Virginia. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Aldie: National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle), Gettysburg (Little Round Top, Gettysburg National Military Park, & more) and Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park). There's lots more to do: wander the wide-open spaces of Rocking S Ranch, examine the collection at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and test your team's savvy at Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Aldie online vacation maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Salt Lake City to Aldie. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. While traveling from Salt Lake City, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Aldie, ranging from highs of 85°F to lows of 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Aldie

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Old Rag Mountain Hike, Rocking S Ranch, Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Little Round Top ©
Little Round Top
Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike

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