6 days in San Francisco & Boston Itinerary

6 days in San Francisco & Boston Itinerary

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6 days in San Francisco & Boston Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly:  3​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  7​h 15​min
Boston
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Phoenix

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip builder site .

Phoenix to San Francisco is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Traveling from Phoenix to San Francisco, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, San Francisco is cooler than Phoenix - with highs of 73°F and lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Parks
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien
Filbert Steps ©
Filbert Steps

3
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Marginal Way Walkway and Cliff Walk. Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse and Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Boston: The Breakers (in Newport), Commercial Street (in Provincetown) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Head of the Meadow Beach and take a stroll through North End.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Boston trip maker tool .

Getting from San Francisco to Boston by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in August, with highs in Boston at 81°F and lows at 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

#Outdoors, #Historic Sites, #Parks

Side Trips

Newport, Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, Head of the Meadow Beach, Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, Marginal Way Walkway
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse ©
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse

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