8 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

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8 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

London
Fly + bus:  10​h 45​min
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
London

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days
New York City

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paul's Chapel.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the New York City holiday planner.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to New York City, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. December in New York City sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and take a memorable ride with Cable Cars.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. In December, San Francisco is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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