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

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

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

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Tel Aviv

5
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 enjoy Disneyland Park and The Getty Center. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park & Downtown Disney). Pack the 16th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, get engrossed in the history at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Los Angeles is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Tel Aviv in June, Los Angeles is slightly colder at night with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

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

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.
Kids will enjoy San Diego Zoo and Cabrillo National Monument. Spend the 20th (Thu) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. And it doesn't end there: walk around Balboa Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Black's Beach, admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Diego road trip planner .

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

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
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Safari West (in Santa Rosa), Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa). There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and stroll around Crissy Field.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read San Francisco route builder site .

Traveling by flight from San Diego to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in San Francisco when traveling from San Diego in June, with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Safari West, Sonoma Coast State Beach, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

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