15 days in Boston & San Francisco Itinerary

15 days in Boston & San Francisco Itinerary

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15 days in Boston & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Boston
— 8 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
2
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: London

8
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Kids will enjoy Corn Hill Beach and Nauset Light Beach. Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Plymouth Rock (in Plymouth), Eastham (Captain Penniman House & Coast Guard Beach) and Sandwich Glass Museum (in Sandwich). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll around Boston Public Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Old Silver Beach, and take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Boston holiday maker site .

London, UK to Boston is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to Boston, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Boston is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Falmouth, Concord, Chatham, Parkers River Beach
Highlights from your plan
Corn Hill Beach ©
Corn Hill Beach
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to Wine Tours & Tastings in Napa--about 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Marshall’s Beach, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and walk around Crissy Field.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by flight from Boston to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to San Francisco is minus 3 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Boston in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

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