Hi – We are planning a trip to California for 10 days in September for our honeymoon. We plan to land in LA rent a car and drive down to SD for one night before beginning our road trip on the coastal highway back up to San Fran. We’d like to fit in as much as possible without making it too crazy and busy. Not sure if we are spending too much or too little time in certain places or missing out on must-do’s. Also we are not sure when to return the car. Please let us know what you think and if let us know if you have any suggestions!
Fri – Day 1 – Arrive in Los Angeles at noon – Rent Car - Drive to San Diego
Sat – Day 2 – Leave SD – Stop in La Jolla and Laguna Beach. Drive to Los Angeles
Sun – Day 3 – Hollywood, Chinese Theater, Sunset Boulevard, Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach
Mon – Day 4 – Paramount Tour, Mulholland Drive, J. Paul Getty Museum, Beverly Hills, La Brea Tar Pits, House of Blues
Tues – Day 5 – Drive to Carmel
Wed – Day 6 – Drive to Wine Country – Sonoma or Napa?
Thurs – Day 7 – Wine Country – Sonoma or Napa?
Fri – Day 8 – Drive to San Fran – Union square, Lombard St, Alcatraz,
Sat – Day 9 – Good Morning Marina District, The Grove, Chinatown, North beach
Sun – Day 10 – Rent a bike – See The Warming Hut, Golden Gate, Sausalito, North Bay, Ferry Ride Back to SF