6 days in San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

6 days in San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

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6 days in San Francisco Bay Area Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  5​h
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Chicago

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nob Hill, Chinatown, San Francisco City Hall, and other attractions you added. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

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

Chicago to San Francisco is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to San Francisco, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in October: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 73°F and lows are around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Calistoga, Robert Mondavi Winery, Stags' Leap Winery, Half Moon Bay State Beach, Pacifica Municipal Pier
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 27:
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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