16 days in California Itinerary

16 days in California Itinerary

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Watsonville
— 2 nights
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Carmel
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night
4
San Francisco
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
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Watsonville
— 1 night
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Santa Cruz
— Few hours
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Santa Clara
— Few hours
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San Jose
— Few hours
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Watsonville
— 1 night
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Oakland
— Few hours
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Berkeley
— Few hours
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Watsonville
— 1 night
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Sacramento
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night
19
Big Sur
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night
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Monterey
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night
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Muir Beach
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night
25
San Francisco
— 1 day
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Watsonville
— 1 night

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Watsonville

Watsonville
Watsonville is a city in Santa Cruz County, California, United States. To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Watsonville day trip tool.

Athens, Greece to Watsonville is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in August, you will find days in Watsonville are a bit cooler (27°C), and nights are much colder (16°C). On the 17th (Mon), you're off to Carmel.

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 17:

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. You've added Ocean Avenue, Sunset Cultural Center, Carmel Mission, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Carmel Beach Boardwalk, trek along Scenic Road Walkway, contemplate the long history of Tor House, then stroll through Carmel River State Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Carmel Mission, and finally see the interesting displays at Sunset Cultural Center.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Carmel route maker.

You can drive from Watsonville to Carmel in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Watsonville.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 18:
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Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Scenic Road Walkway ©
Scenic Road Walkway
Sunset Cultural Center ©
Sunset Cultural Center

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Watsonville

Watsonville
You can plan Watsonville trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Drive from Carmel to Watsonville in an hour. On the 18th (Tue), you're off to San Francisco.

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 18:

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day by day itinerary now includes San Francisco City Hall, Warfield Theater, Union Square, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire the striking features of Transamerica Pyramid, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tin How Temple, take a stroll through Chinatown, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Nob Hill.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Watsonville to San Francisco in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Watsonville.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 19:
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Union Square ©
Union Square
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
Grace Cathedral ©
Grace Cathedral

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Watsonville

Watsonville
For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Watsonville online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from San Francisco to Watsonville by car takes about 2 hours. You will leave for San Francisco on the 19th (Wed).

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 19:

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lombard Street. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco road trip planning website.

You can drive from Watsonville to San Francisco in 2 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Wed) before leaving for Watsonville.
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 20:
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Lombard Street ©
Lombard Street

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Watsonville

Watsonville
For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Watsonville route builder tool.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Watsonville takes 2 hours. On the 20th (Thu), you're off to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 20:

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then make a trip to Yosemite Village, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, then explore the striking landscape at Cloud's Rest, then make a trip to Olmsted Point, and finally stroll through May Lake Trailhead.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Watsonville to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from Watsonville in August, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit warmer (32°C), and nights are little chillier (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Watsonville.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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Watsonville

Watsonville
To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Watsonville online day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Yosemite National Park to Watsonville. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for little chillier days in Watsonville, with highs around 27°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 16°C. On the 22nd (Sat), you're off to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:

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Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Cruz vacation builder site.

Santa Cruz is just a short distance from Watsonville. In August, daytime highs in Santa Cruz are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll travel to Santa Clara.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 23:

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Santa Clara

Santa Clara ©
Santa Clara is a city in Santa Clara County, California. On the 22nd (Sat), admire the architecture and history at Mission Santa Clara de Asis and then take an in-depth tour of Campbell Historical Museum.

Planning Santa Clara trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Santa Cruz to Santa Clara takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Santa Cruz in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Santa Clara, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to San Jose.

Things to do in Santa Clara

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Campbell Historical Museum
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 23:
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Mission Santa Clara de Asis ©
Mission Santa Clara de Asis
Campbell Historical Museum ©
Campbell Historical Museum

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San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take a stroll through Willow Glen.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Jose online tour itinerary planner.

San Jose is just a stone's throw from Santa Clara. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Watsonville.

Things to do in San Jose

Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 23:
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Willow Glen ©
Willow Glen

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Watsonville

Watsonville
For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Watsonville tour planning site.

Drive from San Jose to Watsonville in an hour. Traveling from San Jose in August, expect nights in Watsonville to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are little chillier, around 27°C. You will leave for Oakland on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 23:

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Oakland

Oakland ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): engage your brain at Chabot Space & Science Center and then gain insight at Tilden Nature Area.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Oakland travel website.

Traveling by car from Watsonville to Oakland takes 2 hours. In August in Oakland, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Berkeley.

Things to do in Oakland

Childrens Museums · Wildlife · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Chabot Space & Science Center ©
Chabot Space & Science Center
Tilden Nature Area ©
Tilden Nature Area

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Berkeley

Berkeley ©
Berkeley is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in northern Alameda County, California. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourth Street.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Berkeley trip itinerary builder app.

Berkeley is very close to Oakland. August in Berkeley sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Watsonville.

Things to do in Berkeley

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Fourth Street ©
Fourth Street

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Watsonville

Watsonville
For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Watsonville trip builder website.

You can drive from Berkeley to Watsonville in 2 hours. On the 24th (Mon), you'll travel to Sacramento.

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 24:

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Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): explore the galleries of California State Capitol Museum, then examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum, then see the interesting displays at Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Old Sacramento Waterfront.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Sacramento trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Watsonville to Sacramento in 3 hours. When traveling from Watsonville in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sacramento: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Watsonville.

Things to do in Sacramento

Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
California State Capitol Museum ©
California State Capitol Museum
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
Old Sacramento Waterfront ©
Old Sacramento Waterfront

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Watsonville

Watsonville
To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Watsonville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sacramento to Watsonville takes 3 hours. Traveling from Sacramento in August, you will find days in Watsonville are little chillier (27°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). You'll set off for Big Sur on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:

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Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Your day by day itinerary now includes McWay Falls as well as Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): stroll through Partington Cove, then take in the dramatic scenery at McWay Falls, then immerse yourself in nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and finally admire the majestic nature at Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Big Sur trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Watsonville to Big Sur takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Big Sur are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Watsonville.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park ©
Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park
McWay Falls ©
McWay Falls

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Watsonville

Watsonville
For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Watsonville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Big Sur to Watsonville takes 1.5 hours. On the 26th (Wed), you're off to Monterey.

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. You've now added Del Monte Beach to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Casa Serrano, Historic Adobe and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Del Monte Beach.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Monterey online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Watsonville to Monterey takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Monterey are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Watsonville.

Things to do in Monterey

Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Del Monte Beach ©
Del Monte Beach
Casa Serrano, Historic Adobe ©
Casa Serrano, Historic Adobe

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Watsonville

Watsonville
Make your Watsonville itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Monterey to Watsonville takes an hour. You will leave for Muir Beach on the 27th (Thu).

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 27:

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Muir Beach

Muir Beach ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): stroll through Muir Beach, then immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, and then take some stellar pictures from Muir Beach Overlook.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Muir Beach trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Watsonville to Muir Beach in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Watsonville in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Muir Beach: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Watsonville.

Things to do in Muir Beach

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 28:
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Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

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Watsonville

Watsonville
For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Watsonville journey planner.

You can drive from Muir Beach to Watsonville in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Muir Beach in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Watsonville, with highs around 27°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. On the 28th (Fri), you're off to San Francisco.

Things to do in Watsonville

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 28:

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lombard Street. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, buy something for everyone on your list at Ghirardelli Square, then admire the landmark architecture of Coit Tower, then get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs, and finally stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco route maker.

You can drive from Watsonville to San Francisco in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Watsonville.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park
Filbert Street Stairs ©
Filbert Street Stairs
Coit Tower ©
Coit Tower

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Watsonville

Watsonville ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): look for gifts at Pezzini Farms.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Watsonville trip planner.

Drive from San Francisco to Watsonville in 2 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Watsonville

Shopping

Side Trip

Pezzini Farms
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:
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Pezzini Farms ©
Pezzini Farms

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