14 Day Sample Itinerary

Pacific Coast Drive Multi Centre

Cruise the Pacific Highway

Take an exciting journey down the Pacific Coast from Portland to San Diego. On your epic road trip through America you will pass by  stunning scenery, historic cities, wine regions and quaint coastal towns, showcasing the full diversity of the United States; so make sure you've got your camera handy and a great playlist to accompany you on your way.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Visit Portland, Oregon's capital city
  • Hike Crater Lake National Park
  • Taste some fresh food and wine in San Francisco
  • Enjoy the stunning beaches along Highway 1
  • Get lost in San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
10 days
Destination Breakdown
Options
Private basis, Self-Guided

Itinerary Breakdown

Arrive in the eco-friendly city of Portland, known as one of America's coolest cities. Indulge in some tax free shopping, or get out in the open and explore the hundreds of miles of routes to bike, hike, climb and drive.

Points of Interest

Take a detour through Crater Lake National Park past sheer cliffs that are almost two thousand feet high to visit Crater Lake. This stunning blue lake have two picturesque islands and a violent volcanic past.

Points of Interest

Stop off in this charming coastal town located right in the middle of Central Coast Wine Country. Savour some deliciously fresh produce that has all been locally grown and speciality wines from local vineyards.

Points of Interest

Enjoy the sights and sounds of this historic city. Hire a bicycle to cycle over the Golden Gate Bridge and stop off in Fisherman's Wharf for some traditional clam chowder.

Why not extend your trip and finish thisin the bustling, cultural city of San Diego. Hop on the Old Town Trolley to explore, and make sure you stop in the Gaslamp Quarter full of shops, restaurants and pubs.

Points of Interest

  • Portland (OR)

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Meander through the picturesque Portland Japanese Gardens
    • Take a pedal bike tour of hundreds of Food Carts
    • VooDoo Doughnut's masterful creations
    • Columbia River Gorge and Multnomah Falls
  • Crater Lake National Park

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Hike Mount Hood and the Gorge for striking views
    • Enjoy tax free shopping
    • Go wine tasting in the Willamette Valley
    • See the deepest lake in America
  • San Francisco

    Itinerary Highlights

    • See the city's highlights on a hop on, hop off bus
    • Take a tour around the notorious Alcatraz
    • Sample some of Napa Valley's best wines
    • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
  • San Luis Obispo

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Long white sandy beaches
    • Dine at one of the many wineries and restaurants
    • Travel back in time at Hearst Castle
    • Watch elephant seals on Moonstone Beach
  • Los Angeles

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Three amazing theme parks, including America's first
    • See iconic landmarks, such as the Hollywood sign
    • Catch a sports game at one of the many stadiums
    • Terrific collection of bars, restaurants, nightclubs and comedy clubs
  • San Diego

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Spend the day in Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo
    • Head over to Coronado Island for a well-deserved beach day
    • See the largest collection of historic maritime vessels
    • Get lost in the fascinating Gaslamp Quarter
Portland (OR)

Arrive in the eco-friendly city of Portland, known as one of America's coolest cities. Indulge in some tax free shopping, or get out in the open and explore the hundreds of miles of routes to bike, hike, climb and drive.

Crater Lake National Park

Take a detour through Crater Lake National Park past sheer cliffs that are almost two thousand feet high to visit Crater Lake. This stunning blue lake have two picturesque islands and a violent volcanic past.

San Francisco

Enjoy the sights and sounds of this historic city.  Hire a bicycle to cycle over the Golden Gate Bridge and stop off in Fisherman's Wharf for some traditional clam chowder. 

San Luis Obispo

Stop off in this charming coastal town located right in the middle of Central Coast Wine Country. Savour some deliciously fresh produce that has all been locally grown and speciality wines from local vineyards.

Los Angeles

With so much to do in La, you will be hard pushed to fit it all in. Spend a days at a theme park, Disneyland®, Universal® or Knott's Berry Farm, before heading up to wtach the sunset at the Griffith Observatory. Head to Rodeo Drive and The Outlets at Orange for the best shopping opportunities and finally get your iconic holiday snaps at the famed landmarks, such as The Walk of Fame and the Hollywood sign. 

San Diego

Why not extend your trip and finish this in the bustling, cultural city of San Diego. Hop on the Old Town Trolley to explore, and make sure you stop in the Gaslamp Quarter full of shops, restaurants and pubs.