The Ultimate 10 Days Itinerary Of California Coast Road Trip


Prepare for an unforgettable adventure as we unveil the ultimate 10-day itinerary for exploring the breathtaking California coast by road.

Experience iconic landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge and Painted Ladies, indulge in seafood at Fisherman's Wharf, and explore Ghirardelli Square.

San Francisco

#Day 1-2 

Marvel at Monterey Bay Aquarium. Cruise along Pebble Beach’s 17-Mile Drive. Discover charming Carmel-by-the-Sea. Head to Big Sur for camping or luxury stays.

Big Sur Drive

#Day 3: 

Explore the natural wonders of Limekiln Beach and Andrew Molera State Parks, and don't miss the Esalen Institute before unwinding at Big Sur Taphouse.

Big Sur Exploration

#Day 4: 

Capture McWay Falls' stunning views. Visit Hearst Castle and Piedras Blancas. Settle in Paso Robles for the night.

Paso Robles Journey

#Day 5: 

Savor wines at Venteux Vineyards and Brecon Estate. Consider Airstream glamping or boutique accommodations.

Wine Tasting in Paso Robles

#Day 6: 

Visit Pismo Beach for butterflies, Morro Bay for natural beauty, and enjoy a glamorous stay at the Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo.

San Luis Obispo Adventure

#Day 7: 

Explore Solvang's European charm and wine-tasting rooms, then unwind in Santa Barbara's Funk Zone at Hotel Californian.

Solvang and Santa Barbara

#Day 8: 

Soak up sun at Venice Beach, explore Santa Monica, and experience West Hollywood's nightlife for a perfect day in Los Angeles.

Beach Hopping in SoCal

#Day 9: 

Hike to the Hollywood sign, stroll along Melrose Avenue, and explore Griffith Observatory. End your journey with a relaxing retreat in Malibu.

Los Angeles Highlights

#Day 10: 

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