16 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

16 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

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16 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

Brussels
Fly:  15​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Diego
— 8 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Brussels

6
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.
Shop till you drop at Camarillo Premium Outlets and Third Street Promenade. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Santa Monica Beach and Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Disneyland Park (in Anaheim) and Santa Monica (Santa Monica Farmers Market & Bergamot Station). Pack the 17th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, and stop by Hollywood & Highland.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip generator.

Brussels, Belgium to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Brussels in October, you will find days in Los Angeles are warmer (32°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (19°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Disneyland Park, Camarillo Premium Outlets
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Camarillo Premium Outlets ©
Camarillo Premium Outlets
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade

8
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Carlsbad State Beach. Step out of San Diego with an excursion to Carlsbad Village in Carlsbad--about 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Mission Beach Park, stroll through Sunset Cliffs, and step off the mainland to explore Coronado Island.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read San Diego trip planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. October in San Diego sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Carlsbad, Coronado Island
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Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park

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