10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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Anaheim
— 2 nights
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Malibu
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive
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Beverly Hills
— 3 nights
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Anaheim

Heart of Orange County

Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
The Wedge has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): examine the collection at Mission San Juan Capistrano. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Newport Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at The Wedge.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Anaheim road trip site.

Albany to Anaheim is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Albany to Anaheim. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Albany in August; daily highs in Anaheim reach 87°F and lows reach 68°F. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sun) before leaving for Malibu.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

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Malibu

Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. On the 12th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Paramount Ranch and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zuma Beach.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Malibu day trip planner.

Getting from Anaheim to Malibu by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, tram, and bus; or do a combination of bus and tram. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Anaheim in August: highs in Malibu hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Malibu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Guitar Center has been added to your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Griffith Observatory and The Getty Center. Do your shopping at The Grove and Hollywood & Highland. Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles vacation planning app.

You can drive from Malibu to Los Angeles in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and tram. While traveling from Malibu, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 84°F to lows of 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Beverly Hills.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums

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Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, surrounded by the cities of Los Angeles and West Hollywood. Your day by day itinerary now includes Santa Monica Pier, Malibu Discovery, Mulholland Drive, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive, then get behind the scenes with Malibu Discovery, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally get in on the family fun at Pacific Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the different shops at Rodeo Drive, do sightseeing your way with Glitterati Tours, and then shop like a local with Third Street Promenade.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Beverly Hills trip planner.

Beverly Hills is very close to Los Angeles. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect nights in Beverly Hills to be about the same, around 65°F, while days are slightly colder, around 76°F. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Beverly Hills

Tours · Shopping · Wineries · Theme Parks

Side Trip

California travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.