8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

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: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

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

Toronto, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and subway. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in April, with highs in San Francisco at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Yosemite Village, hike along Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, and get great views at Valley View.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park sightseeing planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in May, expect little chillier with lows of 1°C in Yosemite National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay May 3 — 7:
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Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Yosemite Village ©
Yosemite Village
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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