5 days in California Itinerary

5 days in California Itinerary

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5 days in California Itinerary

Boston
bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  7​h 15​min
Boston

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Change things up with a short trip to Wine Tours & Tastings in Napa (about 1h 10 min away). And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, take a memorable ride with Cable Cars, and contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

Boston to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Boston to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in April; daily highs in San Francisco reach 66°F and lows reach 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Wine Tours & Tastings
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Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf

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