11 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

11 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

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11 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Pacific Grove
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Newark

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Strip and The Mob Museum. The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The Neon Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Newark to Las Vegas is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Newark in June, you will find days in Las Vegas are warmer (103°F), and nights are a bit warmer (77°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach. Popular historic sites such as Santa Monica Pier and El Pueblo de Los Angeles are in your itinerary. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Los Angeles vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in June: highs in Los Angeles hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Pacific Grove.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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Pacific Grove

Pacific Grove ©
Pacific Grove is a coastal city in Monterey County, California in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): don't miss a visit to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, enjoy the sand and surf at Point Lobos, and then kick back and relax at Carmel River State Beach. On your second day here, hike along Scenic Road Walkway, enjoy the sand and surf at Pacific Grove Shoreline Parkway Marine Refuge, and then admire the majestic nature at Asilomar State Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Pacific Grove trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Pacific Grove takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: high temperatures in Pacific Grove hover around 69°F and lows are around 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Pacific Grove

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Carmel
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally head off the coast to Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, and then stop by City Lights Booksellers.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip site .

Traveling by car from Pacific Grove to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in San Francisco are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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