16 days in Winston & California Itinerary

16 days in Winston & California Itinerary

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Winston
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Crescent City
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Winston

Winston is a city in Douglas County, Oregon, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Wildlife Safari. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Safari.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Winston online trip planner.

Yakima to Winston is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. In August in Winston, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Crescent City.

Things to do in Winston

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:
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Crescent City

— 1 night
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Your day by day itinerary now includes Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park. On the 8th (Sun), admire the majestic nature at Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Crescent City day trip website.

Traveling by car from Winston to Crescent City takes 3 hours. When traveling from Winston in August, plan for cooler days and slightly colder nights in Crescent City: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 53°F at night. You will leave for San Francisco on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Crescent City

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 9:
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San Francisco

— 4 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Crissy Field, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner.

Getting from Crescent City to San Francisco by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Crescent City in August, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 73°F and 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites
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Yosemite National Park

— 2 nights
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall, then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, then take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be little chillier, around 43°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 81°F. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors
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Los Angeles

— 4 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! & Disneyland Park). Pack the 17th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, Head underground at Bronson Caves, and see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, Los Angeles is much warmer at night with lows of 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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San Diego

— 3 nights

America's Finest City

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.
Spend the 22nd (Sun) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and examine the collection at USS Midway Museum.

Plan trip to San Diego with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Fun & Games
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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.