8 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & San Francisco Itinerary

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8 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & San Francisco Itinerary

Dublin
Fly:  13​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h
Dublin

2
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.
On the 25th (Mon), explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery and then get to know the fascinating history of El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Cemetery, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, and finally see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles vacation trip planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Los Angeles is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Dublin to Los Angeles. While traveling from Dublin, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Getty Center The Publications
Santa Monica Pier

2
days
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 28th (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally listen to music at Bellagio Fountains. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at The Neon Museum and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas vacation planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by combination of train and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in September, with highs in Las Vegas at 40°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Strip
The Mob Museum
The Neon Museum

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 30th (Sat): wander the streets of 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: take a stroll through Union Square, wander the streets of SoMa (South of Market Street), and then get great views at Twin Peaks.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for cooler days and slightly colder nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks

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