8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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8 days in California Itinerary

Chennai (Madras)
Fly:  23​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  4​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 15​min
Chennai (Madras)

2
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.
On the 10th (Sat), look for gifts at Hollywood & Highland, wander the streets of Montana Avenue, then wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and finally examine the collection at The Getty Center. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles sightseeing planning site .

Chennai (Madras), India to Los Angeles is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 13 hours traveling from Chennai (Madras) to Los Angeles. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Chennai (Madras) in March: highs in Los Angeles hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Museums, #Shopping, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Montana Avenue
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and The Embarcadero. You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and de Young Museum. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and stroll through Twin Peaks.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco itinerary planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 11°C at night. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Parks
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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