8 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

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8 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

Dublin
Fly + bus:  10​h 30​min
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
Dublin

3
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paul's Chapel, steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial, and admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planning app .

Dublin, Ireland to New York City is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Dublin to New York City, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in January, expect New York City to be slightly colder, temps between 5°C and -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow time for travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, and don't miss a visit to Lombard Street.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in February, expect San Francisco to be a bit warmer, temps between 19°C and 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

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