25 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

25 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

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25 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 21 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
End: San Diego

21
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step off the beaten path and head to Wine Tours & Tastings and Beer Tastings & Tours. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz Wharf, Beauregard Vineyard, &more), Francis Ford Coppola Winery (in Geyserville) and Stanford University (in Palo Alto). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, identify plant and animal life at Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip maker app.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. May in San Francisco sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Santa Cruz, Santa Rosa, Sonoma, Sacramento, Napa
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

3
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.
On the 17th (Wed), see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, see the interesting displays at The Nethercutt Collection, then explore the world behind art at Norton Simon Museum, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, don't miss a visit to Walt Disney Concert Hall, and then admire the masterpieces at The Broad.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in June, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 19°C. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Nethercutt Collection ©
The Nethercutt Collection
The Broad ©
The Broad

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