10 days in West Coast Itinerary

10 days in West Coast Itinerary

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10 days in West Coast Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 31st (Sun), meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then don't miss a visit to Space Needle. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll, and finally look for gifts at The Elliott Bay Book Company.

Make your Seattle itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Atlanta to Seattle is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Atlanta to Seattle, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Seattle is a bit cooler than Atlanta - with highs of 47°F and lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, catch a ride on Cable Cars, and shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner .

Getting from Seattle to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Seattle in January; daily highs in San Francisco reach 59°F and lows reach 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately 38 minutes away. Pack the 6th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, admire the striking features of Bradbury Building, and Head underground at Bronson Caves.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online route maker .

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in January: highs in Los Angeles hover around 70°F, while lows dip to 49°F. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
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Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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