10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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10 days in California Itinerary

Rome
Fly:  15​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
Rome

4
days
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Let the collections at Getty Center The Publications and La Brea Tar Pits & Museum capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Griffith Observatory and GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, examine the collection at Petersen Automotive Museum, get engrossed in the history at Autry Museum of the American West, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles itinerary maker.

Rome, Italy to Los Angeles is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Rome in December: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
Getty Center The Publications
La Brea Tar Pits & Museum
Griffith Observatory

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visiting Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate SS Jeremiah O'Brien and Filbert Steps. The adventure continues: have fun and explore at Exploratorium, admire the masterpieces at Legion of Honor, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our San Francisco itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks

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