15 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

15 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

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15 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h
1
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Fly + train:  4​h 15​min
2
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: London

7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Monterey Bay and Wine Tours & Tastings. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: St. Helena (V. Sattui Winery & Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards), Castello di Amorosa (in Calistoga) and Limantour Beach (in Point Reyes National Seashore). There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, take a peaceful walk through Muir Woods National Monument, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from London to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. In August in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trips

St. Helena, Monterey Bay, Limantour Beach, Castello di Amorosa, Wine Tours & Tastings
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Monterey Bay ©
Monterey Bay
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Disney California Adventure Park and Santa Monica State Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum (in Simi Valley), El Pescador State Beach (in Malibu) and Six Flags Magic Mountain (in Santa Clarita). Have a day of magic on the 23rd (Fri) at Disneyland Park. Pack the 24th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Sign, and look for gifts at Amoeba Music.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in August; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 34°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Santa Monica State Beach, Six Flags Magic Mountain, El Pescador State Beach
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Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Six Flags Magic Mountain ©
Six Flags Magic Mountain
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

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