15 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Las Vegas Itinerary

15 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Las Vegas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary planner

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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights

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San Francisco

— 5 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do your shopping at Union Square and Patrick Amiot. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma), Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville) and Santa Rosa (Charles M. Schulz Museum & Safari West). The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs, see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco tour builder site.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport and Travis Air Force Base. July in San Francisco sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Los Angeles

— 6 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Visit Santa Monica State Beach and Santa Monica Bay for some beach relaxation. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Getty Center and Petersen Automotive Museum. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Beverly Hills (Rodeo Drive & Mulholland Drive) and Santa Monica (Third Street Promenade & Annenberg Community Beach House). Pack the 28th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. In July, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Shopping · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 3 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Shop till you drop at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort. The Mob Museum and Clark County Heritage Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Boulder City (Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum & Tom Devlin's Monster Museum) and Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston). There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The National Atomic Testing Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 45°C and lows are around 29°C.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips