8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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8 days in California Itinerary

Manchester
bus + Fly + subway:  11​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Diego
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  10​h 45​min
Manchester

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days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the next day, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

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Manchester to San Francisco is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and subway. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Manchester to San Francisco. Traveling from Manchester in April, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 67°F and 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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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.
On the 10th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood. Keep things going the next day: make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles visit planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by combination of flight and train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

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Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
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Getty Center The Publications

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): kick back and relax at Children's Pool and then meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Los Angeles in April, plan for little chillier days in San Diego, with highs around 70°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo
San Diego Zoo
Children's Pool ©
Children's Pool

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