5 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

5 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

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5 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

Stockholm
Fly:  13​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 1 night
subway + Fly:  13​h 15​min
Stockholm

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day
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, then enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and then examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

Stockholm, Sweden to Los Angeles is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Stockholm to Los Angeles. Traveling from Stockholm in December, expect Los Angeles to be much hotter, temps between 23°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Wildlife Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Getty Center The Publications

1
day
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at San Francisco Botanical Garden and then identify plant and animal life at Marin Headlands.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco travel itinerary creator.

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. When traveling from Los Angeles in December, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 8°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
San Francisco Botanical Garden
Cable Car Museum

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