7 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

7 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

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1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
3
San Diego
— 1 night

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've now added Beach Blanket Babylon to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, thentake a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, thendon't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, and finally add some entertainment to your itinerary with Beach Blanket Babylon. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Golden Gate Park, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, thenexamine the collection at de Young Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grace Cathedral.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online trip planner.

Paris, France to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Paris in October, expect San Francisco to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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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.
TCL Chinese Theatres has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): catch a movie at TCL Chinese Theatres, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, examine the collection at The Getty Center, admire the natural beauty at The Japanese Garden, thensee the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Room Los Angeles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, thenget to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and then look for gifts at Hollywood & Highland.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles online tour planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in October, with highs in Los Angeles at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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night
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 6th (Tue), examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the San Diego online route planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. October in San Diego sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Fun & Games Museums
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Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

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