22 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & New York City Itinerary

22 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & New York City Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 7 nights
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 7 nights
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New York City
— 3 nights

7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Let the collections at Legion of Honor and Mumm Napa capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at City Lights Booksellers and Castello di Amorosa. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: Goat Rock Beach (in Jenner), Big Basin Redwoods State Park (in Boulder Creek) and Bodega Head (in Bodega Bay). There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Pride Mountain Vineyards, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco itinerary planner.

Faisalabad, Pakistan to San Francisco is an approximately 28-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Faisalabad to San Francisco is minus 13 hours. When traveling from Faisalabad in August, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Helena, Muir Woods National Monument, Goat Rock Beach, Big Basin Redwoods State Park, Mumm Napa
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Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Mumm Napa ©
Mumm Napa

1
night
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.
On the 31st (Sat), don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then get a taste of the local shopping with Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip planning app.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard

7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Moss Landing), Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma) and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville). Enjoy San Francisco some more: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, examine the collection at de Young Museum, make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, and kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our San Francisco day trip site.

Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Sonoma Coast State Beach, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and Hamilton Grange National Memorial are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Times Square and Fifth Avenue. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New York City: Great Neck Steppingstone Park (in Great Neck) and Cupsogue Beach County Park (in Westhampton Beach). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, look for gifts at Kee's Chocolates, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the New York City holiday planning tool.

You can fly from San Francisco to New York City in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in September, New York City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Great Neck Steppingstone Park, Cupsogue Beach County Park
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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