12 days in San Mateo & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

12 days in San Mateo & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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San Mateo
— 4 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights

4
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San Mateo

San Mateo ©
San Mateo is a city in San Mateo County, California, located in the high-tech enclave of Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area. Step out of the city life by going to Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and Pacifica State Beach. Attractions like Half Moon Bay State Beach and Thornton Beach State Park make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting San Mateo side-trips: Half Moon Bay (Pomponio State Beach, Pescadero State Beach, &more). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Dunes Beach, stroll through Rockaway Beach, and trek along Sawyer Camp Trail.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Mateo trip itinerary planner.

San Francisco to San Mateo is an approximately half hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Mateo

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Half Moon Bay, Pacifica, San Gregorio State Beach, Thornton Beach State Park, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
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Sawyer Camp Trail ©
Sawyer Camp Trail
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Half Moon Bay State Beach ©
Half Moon Bay State Beach

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nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kids will enjoy Old Faithful and Upper Geyser Basin. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like S Rim Trail and Lone Star Geyser. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Mystic Falls Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin, and contemplate the waterfront views at Shoshone Lake.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from San Mateo to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from San Mateo to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Mateo in August, plan for cooler nights in Yellowstone National Park, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Bridge Bay Marina ©
Bridge Bay Marina
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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