8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
2
Crescent City
— 1 night
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights

2
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.
On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, thenexamine the collection at The Getty Center, thenexplore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

Plan my day in Los Angeles using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

New York City to Los Angeles is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New York City in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Los Angeles, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to Crescent City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Beaches Parks
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

1
night
Crescent City

Crescent City ©
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 1st (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Enderts Beach, thenadmire the majestic nature at Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Point St George Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Crescent City road trip planning site.

Fly from Los Angeles to Crescent City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect colder days and slightly colder nights in Crescent City, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Crescent City

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Enderts Beach, Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park
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Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park ©
Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park
Enderts Beach ©
Enderts Beach
Point St George Park ©
Point St George Park

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and SS Jeremiah O'Brien will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, and browse the exhibits of USS Pampanito.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco tour itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Crescent City to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Crescent City in August: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around °F and lows are around °F. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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