9 days in Santa Monica Itinerary

9 days in Santa Monica Itinerary

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Santa Monica
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Santa Monica

A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Get outdoors at Santa Monica Beach and Zuma Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Hermosa Beach Pier and Manhattan Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Santa Monica side-trips: Santa Barbara (Wine Tours & Tastings, Old Mission Santa Barbara, & more), Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point) and Six Flags Magic Mountain (in Santa Clarita). And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, go for a walk through 26-Mile Bike Path, and buy something for everyone on your list at Two Rodeo.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Santa Monica itinerary builder.

September in Santa Monica sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 64°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Barbara, Beverly Hills, Crystal Cove, Zuma Beach, Manhattan Beach
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Santa Monica Beach
Hermosa Beach Pier
Manhattan Beach

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