15 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

15 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco Itinerary

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Los Angeles — 6 nights

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.
You'll explore and learn at The Getty Center and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Get some historical perspective at Annenberg Community Beach House and Santa Monica Pier. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Beverly Hills (Mulholland Drive & Rodeo Drive) and Malibu (Zuma Beach, Nicholas Canyon Beach, &more). Next up on the itinerary: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, see the interesting displays at Paley Center for Media, and stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Washington DC to Los Angeles is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Washington DC in July: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 83°F and lows are around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to San Francisco.
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San Francisco — 8 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ferry Building Marketplace and Chinese Culture Center. Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: B Cellars Vineyards and Winery (in Oakville), St. Helena (Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards & Pride Mountain Vineyards) and Honig Vineyard & Winery (in Rutherford). Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, cast your line with a fishing tour, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in July; daily highs in San Francisco reach 73°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for the flight back home.
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