7 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

7 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

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7 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

Los Angeles
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Los Angeles

2
days
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 (Thu): take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: get curious at Exploratorium, then make a trip to Lombard Street, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco travel itinerary creator.

Los Angeles to San Francisco is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in May: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 7th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in May, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood
Getty Center The Publications

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