8 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

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8 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  26​h
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Royal Palms State Beach. Get outdoors at Will Rogers State Beach and Santa Monica State Beach. Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at The Grove and kick back and relax at Playa Del Rey Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles tour itinerary builder .

Bengaluru, India to Los Angeles is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Los Angeles is minus 13 hours. Traveling from Bengaluru in May, things will get a bit cooler in Los Angeles: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Will Rogers State Beach ©
Will Rogers State Beach

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): wander the streets of SoMa, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, and finally play a few rounds at Lincoln Park. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and finally take a stroll through Union Square.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco route planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, expect San Francisco to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 13°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Nature

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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