Family California Fly Drive

San Francisco • Monterey • San Luis Obispo • Los Angeles

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.

From £1089pp

What's Included

  • Direct flights from Dublin to San Francisco, return from LA
  • 3 NIGHTS San Francisco, Intercontinental Mark Hopkins
  • 1 NIGHT Monterey, Comfort Inn Monterey Bay
  • 1 NIGHT San Luis Obispo, Apple Farm
  • 2 NIGHTS Los Angeles, Hilton Garden Inn Hollywood
  • 3 Days Intermediate Car Hire
  • Based on 2 Adults & 2 Children sharing | Travelling Aug 2021
  • Quote Ref 52526869

Staff Tips

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.

Angel Chua

Travel Expert

Los Angeles - LA’s 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 – that’s all it offers under the yellow-and-red roof but fresh and simple works, as does the burgers’ tasty sauce.

Sarah McCormick

Travel Expert

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