12 days in Los Angeles, Malibu & San Francisco Itinerary

12 days in Los Angeles, Malibu & San Francisco Itinerary

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Los Angeles
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Malibu
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
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Los Angeles

City of Angels

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 Walt Disney Concert Hall as well as Santa Monica Pier.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip planner.

Panama City, Panama to Los Angeles is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Panama City in October: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 32°C and lows are around 19°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sun) before leaving for Malibu.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Childrens Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Malibu

Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. On the 29th (Sun), kick back and relax at Zuma Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Malibu trip maker tool.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Malibu in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of tram and bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Malibu: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Malibu

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at San Francisco Bay and Twin Peaks. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Castello di Amorosa (in Calistoga), V. Sattui Winery (in St. Helena) and Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley). The adventure continues: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coit Tower.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco holiday planner.

You can drive from Malibu to San Francisco in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in San Francisco when traveling from Malibu in October, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Explore hidden gems such as Wine Tours & Tastings and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 5th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. See even more of Los Angeles: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center and get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Traveling by car from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Tours · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips