10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  8​h
1
Santa Barbara
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Laguna Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
Huntington Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Vancouver

3
nights
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Explore hidden gems such as Cold Spring Tavern and Cabrillo Bike Path. Get out of town with these interesting Santa Barbara side-trips: El Matador State Beach (in Malibu), Santa Monica Mountains (in Santa Monica) and Ventura to Ojai Paved Bike Path (in Ventura). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Carpinteria State Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Douglas Family Preserve, admire the natural beauty at Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens, and get curious at MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara planning tool .

Vancouver, Canada to Santa Barbara is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Vancouver in March, with highs in Santa Barbara at 24°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

El Matador State Beach, Carpinteria State Beach, Santa Monica Mountains, Ventura to Ojai Paved Bike Path
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Cold Spring Tavern ©
Cold Spring Tavern
Carpinteria State Beach ©
Carpinteria State Beach
Santa Monica Mountains ©
Santa Monica Mountains

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. On your second day here, try out the rides at Downtown Disney and then make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Anaheim journey maker site .

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Anaheim in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Santa Barbara in March; daily highs in Anaheim reach 28°C and lows reach 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Laguna Beach.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

2
nights
Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach ©
Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County, California, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at San Clemente Coastal Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Pacific Marine Mammal Center, and finally put a fun spin on your tour with ClueHoo. Keep things going the next day: partake in some friendly competition at Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt and then look for all kinds of wild species at Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Laguna Beach trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Anaheim to Laguna Beach by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Laguna Beach can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Huntington Beach.

Things to do in Laguna Beach

Parks Fun & Games Wildlife

Side Trips

Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological, San Clemente Coastal Trail
Highlights from your plan
San Clemente Coastal Trail ©
San Clemente Coastal Trail
Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological ©
Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological
Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park ©

2
nights
Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach ©
Huntington Beach is a seaside city in Orange County in Southern California. On the 23rd (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, then stroll through Long Beach Waterfront, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Seal Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Huntington Dog Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Orange County Coast, and then make a trip to Balboa Pier.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Huntington Beach online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Laguna Beach to Huntington Beach takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in March, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Huntington Beach

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Seal Beach, Balboa Pier, Long Beach Waterfront
Highlights from your plan
Huntington Dog Beach ©
Huntington Dog Beach
Seal Beach ©
Seal Beach
Long Beach Waterfront ©
Long Beach Waterfront

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