16 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

16 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

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16 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 12 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

12
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sunset Boulevard as well as Hollywood Sign. Do your shopping at Montana Avenue and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Take a break from the city and head to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica Bay. Venture out of the city with trips to Santa Monica (Shotgun House, Santa Monica Yacht Harbor Sign, & more) and Anaheim (The Disney Gallery, Disneyland Park, & more). Pack the 29th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Los Angeles. In May, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Beverly Hills, Robertson Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Painted Ladies, Golden Gate Bridge and Lombard Street. On the 4th (Tue), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and finally don't miss a visit to Lombard Street. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Exploratorium, then steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers, and then wander the streets of Union Square.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip builder site .

Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in June, with highs in San Francisco at 71°F and lows at 55°F. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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