11 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

11 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

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11 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  26​h
1
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

4
nights
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.
Visiting Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Seaport Village and Lions, Tigers & Bears. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Pacific Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Diego driving holiday planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to San Diego is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego. In November, San Diego is a bit cooler than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Coronado Beach, Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park

5
nights
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Camarillo Premium Outlets and Buy Hand. Discover out-of-the-way places like Dolphin & Whale Watching and The Grove. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Disneyland Park (in Anaheim) and Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Santa Monica Bay, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles holiday builder .

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Camarillo Premium Outlets, Disneyland Park, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Buy Hand
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

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