4 days in California Itinerary

4 days in California Itinerary

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4 days in California Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + train:  4​h 15​min
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Indianapolis

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 24th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park. On the next day, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

Indianapolis to San Francisco is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Indianapolis to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Indianapolis in March; daily highs in San Francisco reach 65°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

2
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 26th (Tue), discover the magic at Disneyland Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and train; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 74°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Bronson Caves ©
Bronson Caves

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