5 days in Monterey & San Francisco Itinerary

5 days in Monterey & San Francisco Itinerary

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Monterey
— 3 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive

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Monterey

Monterey is a city in the U.S. Step off the beaten path and head to Point Lobos and Pinnacles National Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like A Taste of Monterey-Wine Market & Bistro and Point Pinos Lighthouse. Step out of Monterey with an excursion to Mission San Juan Bautista in San Juan Bautista--about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Lovers Point.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Monterey trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Monterey. In May, daytime highs in Monterey are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 6 — 9:
Highlights from your trip
Point Lobos ©
Must see
Point Lobos
4.9
Pinnacles National Park ©
National Park
Pinnacles National Park
4.5

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, then enjoy the sand and surf at Baker Beach, and then take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planner.

You can drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. In May, daytime highs in San Francisco are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping
Find places to stay May 8 — 10:
Highlights from your trip
Baker Beach ©
Beach
Baker Beach
4.6
The Embarcadero ©
Pier / Boardwalk
The Embarcadero
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