10 days in San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

10 days in San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

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10 days in San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

San Francisco
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
San Francisco

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days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Ghirardelli Square and Exploratorium will thrill your kids. Shop till you drop at Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Square. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers, look for gifts at Vital Tea Leaf, and take a stroll through The Embarcadero.

Make your San Francisco itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to San Francisco. In January in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 45°F at night. You'll set off for New York City on the 29th (Mon).

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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New York City

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.
For shopping fun, head to Fifth Avenue or Shopping Girlfriend NYC. Bring the kids along to Central Park and Ellis Island. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, get great views at Top of the Rock Observation Deck, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New York City trip builder tool .

Getting from San Francisco to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to New York City is 3 hours. While traveling from San Francisco, expect little chillier days and colder nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 41°F to lows of 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Parks
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park ©
Central Park
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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