13 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

13 days in San Francisco & Los Angeles Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  13 h
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Los Angeles
— 8 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Toronto

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step off the beaten path and head to Muir Woods National Monument and Twin Peaks. Visiting Alcatraz Island and San Francisco Bay will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach), Castello di Amorosa (in Calistoga) and St. Helena (Pride Mountain Vineyards, Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, &more). The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, take a stroll through Chinatown, and visit North Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco online tour planner.

Toronto, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and subway. Traveling from Toronto to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, San Francisco is a bit cooler than Toronto - with highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

St. Helena, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Castello di Amorosa, Muir Woods National Monument
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa

8
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Crystal Cove and Walt Disney Concert Hall. Escape the urban bustle at Santa Monica State Beach and Santa Monica Bay. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Oxnard Beach Park (in Oxnard), Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica) and Main Beach (in Laguna Beach). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Manhattan Beach, take in the waterfront at Hermosa Beach Pier, kick back and relax at Zuma Beach, and Head underground at Bronson Caves.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 33°C and lows are around 22°C. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Malibu, Laguna Beach, Emma Wood State Beach, Oxnard Beach Park
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Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay

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