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

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

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

Brisbane
Fly:  16​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 6 nights
subway + Fly:  18​h 15​min
Brisbane

4
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your inner history buff will appreciate El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Amoeba Music and Melrose Trading Post. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Santa Monica and see Santa Monica Mountains, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and kick back and relax at Santa Monica Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Brisbane in November, things will get little chillier in Los Angeles: highs are around 28°C and lows about 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

3
days
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Escape the urban bustle at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. The adventure continues: shop like a local with The Strip, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and take in a show at Bellagio Fountains.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in November; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

6
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and The Embarcadero are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and China Beach. Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa), Pride Mountain Vineyards (in St. Helena) and Safari West (in Santa Rosa). There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco tour itinerary maker website .

Fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. November in San Francisco sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Safari West, Pride Mountain Vineyards, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Wine Tours & Tastings, Marin Headlands
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Wine Tours & Tastings

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