14 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

14 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

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14 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 8 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Sydney

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Shop till you drop at Ferry Building Marketplace and Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and The Embarcadero are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at Exploratorium, browse the exhibits of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and shop like a local with Union Square.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder tool .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to San Francisco is minus 18 hours. When traveling from Sydney in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

8
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. Relax by the water at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica State Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Santa Monica (Montana Avenue & Third Street Promenade) and Malibu (Zuma Beach & Carbon Beach). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, take in the exciting artwork at Craft & Folk Art Museum, and wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in June; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Malibu, Two Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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