8 days in California & Chesterfield Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
— 2 nights
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly to Richmond International Airport, Drive to Chesterfield
— 1 night
Drive to Richmond International Airport, Fly to Philadelphia


San Francisco — 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Attractions like Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco online visit planner.

Philadelphia to San Francisco is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 51°F in San Francisco. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Anaheim.
Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Anaheim — 2 nights

Heart of Orange County

Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): make an unforgettable trip to Downtown Disney District and then discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Anaheim itinerary planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Anaheim in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: highs in Anaheim hover around 78°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Diego.
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San Diego — 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): see the sky in a new way at Fleet Science Center and then get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego vacation builder site.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to San Diego takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Anaheim in April: highs in San Diego hover around 71°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Chesterfield.
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Chesterfield — 1 night

Chesterfield Court House is an unincorporated community that is the county seat of Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Magnolia Grange and then immerse yourself in nature at Pocahontas State Park.

To find where to stay and tourist information, read our Chesterfield day trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Diego to Chesterfield. Traveling from San Diego to Chesterfield, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Diego in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of 48°F in Chesterfield. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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California travel guide

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.