11 days in California Itinerary

11 days in California Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— Few hours
2
San Francisco
— 9 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): shop like a local with The Grove, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles day trip planning website.

Durham to Los Angeles is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Durham in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
The Grove ©
The Grove

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For shopping fun, head to Ferry Building Marketplace or Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Explore hidden gems such as Armstrong Redwood State Reserve and Grace Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Sebastopol Center for the Arts (in Sebastopol), Castello di Amorosa (in Calistoga) and Valley of the Moon Pottery & North Eagle Gallery (in Santa Rosa). There's lots more to do: stroll through Alcatraz Island, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and take a stroll through Union Square.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Francisco trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Castello di Amorosa, Hagemann Ranch Trout Fishing, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Bay Area Discovery Museum
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Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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