Dreaming of a family California holiday? We have put together a fantastic package that combines stays in San Francisco, Los Angeles & San Diego with 8 days car hire in between so you can drive down this stunning scenic coast-way and experience a true West Coast road trip.
Your California holiday begins in San Francisco, famous for its steep hills and old-style cable cars. Take a stroll around Fisherman’s Wharf, known for its shops, restaurants and waterfront setting, then head to Union Square, the 2.6-acre public plaza in downtown San Francisco, for more dining and shopping options. The ferry ride to Alcatraz Island from Pier 33 is a great opportunity to see the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. From here you will pick up your hired car and spend the next three days travelling along the iconic California coast towards Santa Monica. Driving down California’s famous Pacific Coast Highway on State Route 1 promises breath-taking scenery, interspersed with interesting stops in picturesque seaside towns and villages as you make your way along one of the most impressive coastal driving routes in the world.
Your holiday ends in San Diego, a city which boasts the world-famous SeaWorld and San Diego Zoo for animal lovers and many great museums, such as the USS Midway Museum, for history fans. Balboa Park offers a great combination of green open spaces and cultural attractions and activities. With a massive collection of galleries, theatres, gardens, Spanish-inspired architecture and museums it is a great place to finish this amazing holiday.
San Francisco - Hop on one of San Francisco's vintage F-Line streetcars, and for $1.50 take a grand tour of downtown and Fisherman's Wharf by rail.
Los Angeles - LAs best burger chain has a secret menu known only to locals. And now you. In-n-Out Burger is a true LA phenom, as the cars jamming the drive-through can attest. Burgers, fries, soda, shakes thats all it offers under the yellow-and-red roof but fresh and simple works, as does the burgers tasty sauce.