12 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

12 days in New York City & San Francisco Itinerary

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New York City — 4 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, visit Times Square, and stroll through The High Line.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary planning website.

Cairo, Egypt to New York City is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Cairo in October, with highs in New York City at 24°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to fly to San Francisco.
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San Francisco — 6 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: Napa (Taylor Family Vineyards & Robert Biale Vineyards) and St. Helena (VGS Chateau Potelle, Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, &more). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of SoMa, get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square, and examine the collection at Exploratorium.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. Traveling from New York City to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to fly back home.
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