16 days in California & Nevada Itinerary

16 days in California & Nevada Itinerary

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16 days in California & Nevada Itinerary

Oslo
Fly:  14​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
Oslo

4
days
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.
Get outdoors at Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary and Prime Desert Woodland Preserve. Head to Third Street Promenade and Hollywood & Highlandfor some retail therapy. There's still lots to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, browse the different shops at The Grove, and kick back and relax at Santa Monica Beach.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary tool .

Oslo, Norway to Los Angeles is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Oslo to Los Angeles, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Oslo in January, things will get much warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary, Prime Desert Woodland Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Prime Desert Woodland Preserve ©
Prime Desert Woodland Preserve
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

4
days
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get in touch with nature at Valley of Fire State Park and Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. You'll explore and learn at The Mob Museum and Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, make a trip to Bellagio Fountains, take an in-depth tour of Titanic, and examine the collection at The Neon Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas visit planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. In January, Las Vegas is a bit cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

3
days
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.
Visit Point Loma and Fort Rosecrans Cemetery for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as Old Point Loma Lighthouse and Seaport Village. There's more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and pause for some photo ops at Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego itinerary planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in January, with highs in San Diego at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Old Point Loma Lighthouse ©
Old Point Loma Lighthouse
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery ©
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

3
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Step out of the city life by going to Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary and Prime Desert Woodland Preserve. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Venice Canals Walkway will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Camarillo Premium Outlets in Camarillo (about 1h 20 min away). See some other sides of Los Angeles: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications and stop by Amoeba Music.

Before you visit Los Angeles, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Camarillo Premium Outlets, Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary, Prime Desert Woodland Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Prime Desert Woodland Preserve ©
Prime Desert Woodland Preserve
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

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