8 days in San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

8 days in San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

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8 days in San Francisco & New York City Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  16​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  26​h
Sydney

2
days
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 16th (Sat): take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then stroll through Golden Gate Park. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun and explore at Exploratorium and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our San Francisco sightseeing site .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to San Francisco is minus 18 hours. While traveling from Sydney, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Childrens Museums, #Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock Observation Deck, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

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Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to New York City. In June, New York City is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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