10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Anaheim
— 2 nights
2
San Diego
— 2 nights
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 24th (Sun), discover the magic at Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. On your second day here, discover the magic at Downtown Disney and then make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Anaheim trip planner.

Culiacan, Mexico to Anaheim is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Culiacan to Anaheim, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Culiacan in May; daily highs in Anaheim reach 30°C and lows reach 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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.
On the 26th (Tue), get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo and then get lost in a book at Coronado Public Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SeaWorld San Diego.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our San Diego trip maker tool.

Drive from Anaheim to San Diego in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Anaheim in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Coronado Public Library
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and Japanese Tea Garden. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, admire the landmark architecture of Coit Tower, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, and step aboard SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco online day trip planner.

Getting from San Diego to San Francisco by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in San Francisco when traveling from San Diego in May, with lows around 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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