9 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

9 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights

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Los Angeles

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 Montana Avenue. Relax by the water at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica State Beach. For shopping fun, head to Bergamot Station or Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Change things up with a short trip to Nicholas Canyon Beach in Malibu (about 1 hour away). There's much more to do: stroll through Santa Monica Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Del Rey Beach, visit Angelino Heights Historic Area, and shop like a local with The Grove.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles attractions planner.

Newark to Los Angeles is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Newark in October: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 82°F and lows are around 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Montana Avenue
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and City Lights Booksellers. We've included these beaches for you: Marshall’s Beach and China Beach. There's lots more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in October, with highs in San Francisco at 73°F and lows at 56°F. On the 23rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
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