15 days in San Francisco, San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

15 days in San Francisco, San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

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15 days in San Francisco, San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Singapore

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Bring the kids along to Exploratorium and California Academy of Sciences. Dedicate the 7th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read our San Francisco itinerary maker.

Singapore, Singapore to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -16 hour difference. When traveling from Singapore in October, plan for a bit cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around 26°C, while nights are colder with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

4
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Bring the kids along to San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park. There's still lots to do: laugh and play at SeaWorld San Diego, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, kick back and relax at Children's Pool, and stroll through La Jolla Cove.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Diego holiday planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from San Francisco in October since evenings lows in San Diego dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Getty Center The Publications. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim--about 40 minutes away. Pack the 16th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and pause for some photo ops at Guitar Center.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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