2 days in California Itinerary

2 days in California Itinerary

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2 days in California Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Drive:  1​h
1
Malibu
— 1 day
+3
Bus + Foot + Bus + Fly:  6​h
2
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

1
day
Malibu

Malibu
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Backbone Trail has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Nicholas Canyon Beach and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Backbone Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Malibu visit website .

Los Angeles to Malibu is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of tram and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Malibu, with highs around 77°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Malibu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 27th (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Francisco travel itinerary planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Malibu to San Francisco in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Malibu in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in San Francisco, with lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature 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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