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

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

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

Start: Ulaanbaatar
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Ulaanbaatar

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for San Francisco using our trip planner.

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Ulaanbaatar to San Francisco. Traveling from Ulaanbaatar in December, things will get much hotter in San Francisco: highs are around 17°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, admire the striking features of Bradbury Building, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles travel planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder .

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Los Angeles in December, things will get little chillier in Las Vegas: highs are around 16°C and lows about 4°C. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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