11 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

11 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 1 night
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, kick back and relax at Santa Monica Bay, and then take a stroll through Rodeo Drive.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip builder tool.

Geneva, Switzerland to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Geneva to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Geneva, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Monica Bay, Disneyland Park, Rodeo Drive, The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcatraz Island and Exploratorium. Do your shopping at Ferry Building Marketplace and City Lights Booksellers. Spend the 13th (Wed) exploring nature at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at de Young Museum, explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum, take an in-depth tour of Tenderloin Museum, and wander the streets of Union Square.

Plan trip to San Francisco with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Nature
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Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
The Getty Center and La Brea Tar Pits and Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Montana Avenue and Hammer Museum. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Santa Monica to see Third Street Promenade about 30 minutes away. Explore Los Angeles further: enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, hunt for treasures at Melrose Trading Post, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles road trip site.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

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