4 days in California & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

4 days in California & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

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1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Asheville
— 1 night

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs, go for a walk through Lombard Street, visit Fisherman's Wharf, thencontemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, and finally explore the galleries of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

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Washington DC to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco. Traveling from Washington DC in June, expect San Francisco to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Asheville.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at New Belgium Brewing Company, thenbrowse the exhibits of Biltmore, and finally take in the exciting artwork at New Morning Gallery.

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Getting from San Francisco to Asheville by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco to Asheville, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Asheville is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Breweries & Distilleries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings ©
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
New Morning Gallery ©
New Morning Gallery

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