4 days in Eureka, Trinidad & Arcata Itinerary

4 days in Eureka, Trinidad & Arcata Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Humboldt County travel planner

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Eureka
— 2 nights
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Trinidad
— 1 night
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Arcata
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Eureka

— 2 nights
Eureka is the principal city and county seat of Humboldt County in the Redwood Empire region of California. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Sequoia Park Garden, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sequoia Park Zoo, and then cruise along Redwood Highway. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Clendenen's Cider Works, make a trip to The Immortal Tree, then cruise along Humboldt Redwoods State Park, then admire the landmark architecture of Carson Mansion, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Hikshari Trail.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Eureka trip builder.

San Francisco to Eureka is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In March, Eureka is slightly colder than San Francisco - with highs of 57°F and lows of 44°F. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Trinidad.

Things to do in Eureka

Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Nature

Side Trips

Trinidad

— 1 night
Trinidad is a seaside city in Humboldt County, located on the Pacific Ocean 8mi north of the Arcata-Eureka Airport and 15mi north of the college town of Arcata. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Moonstone Crossing Winery Tasting Room, take in the exciting artwork at Trinidad Art Gallery, and then admire the majestic nature at Patrick's Point State Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Trinidad online holiday planner.

Trinidad is very close to Eureka. In March, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Arcata.

Things to do in Trinidad

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Nature

Arcata

Arcata, originally Union Town or Union, is a city adjacent to the Arcata Bay portion of Humboldt Bay in Humboldt County, California, United States. To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Arcata road trip planning tool.

Arcata is just a stone's throw from Trinidad. March in Arcata sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 44°F at night. On the 26th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Arcata

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife