16 days in Los Angeles, San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

16 days in Los Angeles, San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

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16 days in Los Angeles, San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

Mumbai (Bombay)
Fly:  22​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  8​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
New York City
— 8 nights
bus + Fly:  16​h 45​min
Mumbai (Bombay)

3
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 list of things to see and do now includes Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Santa Monica Beach, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles vacation trip planner.

Mumbai (Bombay), India to Los Angeles is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 13 hours. In October, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Mumbai (Bombay) - with highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C. On the 18th (Wed), you're off toSanta Barbara.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 19th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach and then kick back and relax at Limantour Beach. On the next day, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and then wander the streets of Union Square.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, expect San Francisco to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Beaches
Highlights from your plan
China Beach
China Beach
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Union Square ©
Union Square

7
days
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fifth Avenue and Fire Island National Seashore. Relax by the water at Ocean Grove Beach and Ponquogue Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Gateway National Recreation (in Sandy Hook), Spas & Wellness (in Hampton Bays) and Belmar Beach (in Belmar). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Jenkinson's Boardwalk, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and kick back and relax at Long Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the New York City vacation planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 15°C. On the 29th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Point Pleasant Beach, Seaside Park Beach, Long Beach, Ocean Grove Beach, Belmar Beach
Highlights from your plan
Fire Island National Seashore
Fire Island National Seashore
Times Square ©
Times Square
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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