8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
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Los Angeles
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Golden Gate Bridge, Sonoma Valley, B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, and other attractions. Alcatraz Island and Union Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, visit Chinatown, take a stroll through Nob Hill, and learn about winemaking at Press Club.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco vacation maker website.

Boston to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to San Francisco is minus 3 hours. In January, San Francisco is much hotter than Boston - with highs of 59°F and lows of 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Wineries · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Santa Monica Pier as well as Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Getty Center and El Pueblo de Los Angeles are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from the city and head to Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Next up on the itinerary: listen to music at Walt Disney Concert Hall, visit Los Feliz, explore the fascinating underground world of Bronson Caves, and take a stroll through Angelino Heights Historic Area.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in January, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 49°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
The Getty Center ©
Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8
Santa Monica Pier ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1

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