13 days in San Francisco, San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

13 days in San Francisco, San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

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13 days in San Francisco, San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Singapore

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden will thrill your kids. Dedicate the 20th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a memorable ride with Cable Cars, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Francisco vacation planner.

Singapore, Singapore to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to San Francisco, you'll gain 16 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in San Francisco at 17°C and lows at 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Museums Childrens Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like San Diego Zoo and Children's Pool. There's much more to do: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find ratings and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego online itinerary creator.

You can fly from San Francisco to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco in December, things will get somewhat warmer in San Diego: highs are around 22°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

4
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Getty Center The Publications. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disney California Adventure Park about 40 minutes away. Pack the 27th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and explore the fascinating underground world of Bronson Caves.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip generator.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 29th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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