15 days in San Francisco, Pennsylvania & New York City Itinerary

15 days in San Francisco, Pennsylvania & New York City Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States planner

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San Francisco
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Philadelphia
— 4 nights
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New York City
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San Francisco

— 4 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Union Square, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip maker app.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from London in February, things will get a bit warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 19°C and lows about 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Philadelphia.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Philadelphia

— 4 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Philadelphia is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, deepen your understanding at Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Education Center, learn more about the world around you at Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, and steep yourself in history at Washington Square Park.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia journey builder site.

You can fly from San Francisco to Philadelphia in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Philadelphia. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in February: high temperatures in Philadelphia hover around 7°C and lows are around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

New York City

— 6 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, wander the streets of Times Square, and take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the New York City sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Pennsylvania travel guide

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History Museums · Casinos · Specialty Museums
The Keystone State
One of the country's 13 original founding states, Pennsylvania contains a balance of modern cities and fertile fields. A rich and varied state with a colorful history dating back to colonial times, it remains a worthy holiday destination with its well-preserved 19th-century battle sites and memorial parks. This diverse land is home to pristine forests and rugged mountain regions. For an urban experience, visit the state's university cities, offering numerous tourist attractions as well as thriving music, performance, art, and culinary scenes. The region's Amish country provides a weekend getaway in a picturesque setting of quaint towns surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland.