9 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

9 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

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9 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

Start: Syracuse
Fly:  8​h
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
San Luis Obispo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Anaheim
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Syracuse

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ghirardelli Square as well as Lombard Street. On the 23rd (Tue), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Lombard Street, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island and then browse the different shops at Ghirardelli Square.

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Syracuse to San Francisco is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Syracuse to San Francisco. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Syracuse in July, with highs in San Francisco at 73°F and lows at 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel to San Luis Obispo.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ghirardelli Square ©
Ghirardelli Square
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

1
night
San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo ©
San Luis Obispo, or SLO for short, is a city in the U.S. You've now added Bubblegum Alley to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Morro Rock.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Luis Obispo road trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in San Luis Obispo are somewhat warmer (80°F), and nights are about the same (56°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

Neighborhoods Nature Parks

Side Trip

Morro Rock
Highlights from your plan
Bubblegum Alley ©
Bubblegum Alley
Morro Rock ©
Morro Rock

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Downtown Disney as well as Disneyland Park. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): discover the magic at Downtown Disney.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Anaheim route maker tool .

Traveling by car from San Luis Obispo to Anaheim takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. In July, Anaheim is a bit warmer than San Luis Obispo - with highs of 86°F and lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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 list of things to see and do now includes Hollywood & Highland, Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica State Beach, and other attractions. On the 26th (Fri), browse the different shops at Rodeo Drive, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Boulevard, then make a trip to Sunset Boulevard, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and finally make a trip to Hollywood Sign. On the next day, admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and then stop by Hollywood & Highland.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip maker app .

Los Angeles is very close to Anaheim. In July, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
Hollywood & Highland ©
Hollywood & Highland
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You've added Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood, The Roller Coaster, The Mob Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 28th (Sun), buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, get your game on at The Roller Coaster, then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, and finally browse the different shops at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, you will find days in Las Vegas are much hotter (104°F), and nights are a bit warmer (81°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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