8 days in Miami Beach & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in Miami Beach & San Francisco Itinerary

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8 days in Miami Beach & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
+4
bus + foot + Fly + tram + bus:  6​h 30​min
1
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  8​h
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
subway + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Kansas City

3
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Step out of the city life by going to Shark Valley and Haulover Beach Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate Lincoln Road and Art Deco Historic District. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at South Beach, admire the masterpieces at The Wolfsonian-Florida International University, get a taste of the local shopping with Collins Avenue, and buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace.

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Kansas City to Miami Beach is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight, tram, and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Miami Beach due to the time zone difference. In December, Miami Beach is much hotter than Kansas City - with highs of 80°F and lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Miami Beach

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Shark Valley, Bayside Marketplace, Haulover Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Let the collections at Exploratorium and Asian Art Museum capture your imagination. Visiting Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, and contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco route builder website .

You can do a combination of bus, tram, and flight from Miami Beach to San Francisco in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Miami Beach in December; daily highs in San Francisco reach 58°F and lows reach 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Museums, #Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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