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

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

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

Start: Mount Isa
Fly:  27​h
1
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
New York City
— 7 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
3
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  31​h
End: Mount Isa

7
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 23rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, explore and take pictures at Staples Center, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner .

Mount Isa, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 27-hour flight. Traveling from Mount Isa to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mount Isa in December, things will get cooler in Los Angeles: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

7
nights
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and explore and take pictures at The High Line.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to New York City takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in December: highs in New York City hover around 10°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

5
nights
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, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at Exploratorium, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to San Francisco is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New York City in January, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit warmer (17°C), and nights are much warmer (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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Walking tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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