Travel

Travel

Discover California

  • Participate in optional weekend group travel to popular destinations
    • Sacramento
    • Lake Tahoe
    • White Water Rafting
  • Enjoy proximity to major transportation hubs
SFO Pickup

Airport Pickup

Summer Start offers optional airport pickup and bus transportation for you and your belongings from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to UC Davis campus on Friday, August 2nd for a $25 fee. Sign up for this service after you submit your Summer Start application. 

Yosemite National Park

Post-Program Trips

Between Summer Session II and Fall Quarter, students can choose to participate in the following options:

  • Travel with Summer Start classmates to iconic California destinations including Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Disneyland, Yosemite National Park, popular beaches, and much more! Fees range from $1300 to $1400, which includes transportation, lodging, entrance fees, and some meals.
  • Travel with Summer Start classmates to gorgeous locations like Bodega Bay, Monterey, Santa Cruz, and Yosemite National Park for an outdoor adventure. Activities include visiting an aquarium, surfing, kayaking, camping, and hiking. Fees range from $800-$900, which includes transportation, lodging, entrance fees, and most meals.
  • Extend stay in residence hall. Fee is $420.
  • Arrange personal travel. Lodging, meals, and staff will not be available.