10 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

10 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

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10 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
drive:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Indianapolis

4
nights
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Hollywood Walk of Fame, Griffith Observatory, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and other attractions you added. Kids will appreciate attractions like Universal Studios Hollywood and Disney California Adventure Park. There's more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier and experience the excitement of Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles route planning app .

Indianapolis to Los Angeles is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Indianapolis in October: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 82°F and lows are around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Bay Voyager, ACsailingSF, Fort Funston National Park, and other attractions. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Marshall’s Beach and Wine Tours & Tastings. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Lombard Street.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 73°F and lows reach 56°F. On the 25th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Bay Voyager ©
Bay Voyager
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park

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