5 days in West Coast Itinerary

5 days in West Coast Itinerary

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5 days in West Coast Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Newark

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.
Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and Will Rogers State Beach. There's lots more to do: stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, examine the collection at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and watch a film at California Science Center.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles route maker tool .

Newark to Los Angeles is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Newark in November, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 76°F and 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco planning site .

Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Los Angeles in November, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 64°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
SoMa ©
SoMa

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