13 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

13 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California travel planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

13 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  21​h
1
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Bangkok

6
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Crystal Cove and Third Street Promenade. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Camarillo Premium Outlets (in Camarillo), Running Horse Ranch (in Lake Hughes) and Disneyland Park (in Anaheim). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, enjoy some music at Melrose Trading Post, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Carpinteria State Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles online tour itinerary planner .

Bangkok, Thailand to Los Angeles is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -15 hour difference. While traveling from Bangkok, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Carpinteria, Disneyland Park, Camarillo Premium Outlets, Crystal Cove
Highlights from your plan
Camarillo Premium Outlets ©
Camarillo Premium Outlets
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Exploratorium and Ferry Building Marketplace. Get a sense of the local culture at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Castello di Amorosa (in Calistoga), Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville) and Pescadero State Beach (in Half Moon Bay). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at California State Railroad Museum, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 46°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

California State Railroad Museum, Castello di Amorosa, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Pescadero State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve

Similar Plans

16 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco BY A USER FROM HONG KONG October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Los Angeles, San Diego & San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in San Francisco & Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & San Francisco BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in San Francisco, Las Vegas & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in San Francisco, Yosemite National Park & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM BRAZIL November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & New York City BY A USER FROM THAILAND October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM MONGOLIA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & San Francisco BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Texas, Los Angeles & San Francisco BY A USER FROM EGYPT November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans