9 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

9 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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9 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Start: Innsbruck
Fly:  15​h
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Innsbruck

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 8th (Sat), admire all the interesting features of Alcatraz Island. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Union Square, make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers, then see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and finally snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip website .

Innsbruck, Austria to San Francisco is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Innsbruck to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bodega Dunes, Pinnacle Gulch Coastal Access Trail
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum

3
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.
Get some historical perspective at Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Grove and Camarillo Premium Outlets. Change things up with a short trip to Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica (about 30 minutes away). Pack the 12th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center and enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in June, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Camarillo Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, then take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and finally take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park vacation maker tool .

Getting from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, around 1°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Biscuit Basin ©
Biscuit Basin

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