11 days in Seattle, San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

11 days in Seattle, San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

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11 days in Seattle, San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Seattle
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

4
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Snoqualmie Falls and Seattle Public Library. Change things up with a short trip to Point Defiance Park in Tacoma (about 50 minutes away). There's lots more to do: stroll through Kerry Park, stop by Chukar Cherries, take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip app .

Vancouver, Canada to Seattle is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Snoqualmie Falls, Point Defiance Park
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Snoqualmie Falls ©
Snoqualmie Falls
Seattle Public Library ©
Seattle Public Library
Point Defiance Park ©
Point Defiance Park

2
nights
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 28th (Wed): take in panoramic vistas at Coit Tower, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay and then see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Seattle in February; daily highs in San Francisco reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
San Francisco Bay ©
San Francisco Bay

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in March: highs in Los Angeles hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

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