5 days in California Itinerary

5 days in California Itinerary

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5 days in California Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Pittsburgh

2
nights
San Francisco

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, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, get great views at Twin Peaks, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco road trip planner.

Pittsburgh to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Pittsburgh in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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 9th (Thu), make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Los Angeles using our trip planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 75°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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