Best August Car Trips In California

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In this August blog, we are talking all about the best vacation spots in California! Get your bags packed and ready to hit the road. 

Summer is coming to an end, which means you need to make the most of your time right now! Spontaneous trips can be exciting to go on and can offer some everlasting memories. We will be listing our top car trip destinations for you to visit before summer is over!

Here are our top 5 must-go to's in California! 

  • San Francisco

Featuring one of California's best-known landmarks, the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco has breathtaking scenic views and encompasses the lifestyle of the bay area. If you happen to come down to San Francisco, make sure to go on a bay cruise along the coast or visit the historical Alcatraz Island! We also recommend walking across the Golden Gate Bridge and pier 39 with shopping centers and great food.

  • Los Angeles

Known as the entertainment capital of the world. It is no surprise that Los Angeles is in our top must go-to's of California. With a wide range of attractions both day and night, LA always has something to offer. Some places you can not miss are Disneyland, Griffith Observatory, Santa Monica Pier and Beach, and Universal Studios. 

  • San Diego

The beautiful city of San Diego has plenty to offer, from dazzling beaches, idyllic weather, and world-famous attractions! There are so many options to choose from that make San Diego a place you will have to return to. Our top spots in San Diego include the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, and Legoland.

  • Monterey

Come by Monterey if you want to visit a place you will cherish forever. Offering pristine beaches, scenic viewpoints, and historical landmarks, Monterey is a city everyone should see. Some spots you won't want to miss are Old Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Lover's Point, and Cannery Row. 

  • Yosemite

If you are looking for a breathtaking National Park as your road trip destination, look no further than Yosemite National Park! Featuring Giant Sequoia Trees and spectacular scenic views, Yosemite National Park is our top destination for outdoor enthusiasts who seek an adventure. Don't miss out on top sights, including the Bridalveil Falls and the cliffs of El Capitan and Half Dome!

If you are planning on heading out to explore the golden state of California, we encourage you to visit the auto experts of Olive Auto Center to make sure your vehicle is ready for the trip. Schedule your appointment today or visit us at 264 W. Olive Ave, Burbank, CA 91502. We want you to be safe on the road and to be your trusted auto shop.


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