3 days in California Itinerary

3 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California Trip Planner

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San Francisco
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Monterey
— 2 nights
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco vacation planner.

Sacramento to San Francisco is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Sacramento in June, you will find days in San Francisco are much colder (71°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Nature · Parks
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Highlights from your trip

Monterey

— 2 nights
Monterey is a city in the U.S. state of California, on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on California's Central Coast. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): trek along Scenic Road Walkway and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Carmel Mission.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Monterey online travel planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June in Monterey, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 53°F at night. On the 2nd (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Museums

Side Trip

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California travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.