11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Santa Ynez
— 1 night
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Buellton
— 2 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes San Diego Surf Lessons as well as San Diego Zoo. On the 26th (Sun), see San Diego Surf Lessons, get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Windansea Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Shores Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego travel route planner.

Boston to San Diego is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Boston to San Diego. In April, San Diego is somewhat warmer than Boston - with highs of 71°F and lows of 58°F. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Mon) before leaving for Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Windansea Beach ©
Windansea Beach

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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 some cultural insight at Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum and The Nethercutt Collection. Shop till you drop at The Grove and LA Farmers' Market. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Mission San Juan Capistrano (in San Juan Capistrano), Wayfarers Chapel (in Rancho Palos Verdes) and Crystal Cove (in Laguna Beach). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip builder site.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Santa Ynez.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Wayfarers Chapel, Crystal Cove
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Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum ©
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
The Nethercutt Collection ©
The Nethercutt Collection

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Santa Ynez

Santa Ynez ©
Santa Ynez is a census-designated place (CDP) in the Santa Ynez Valley of Santa Barbara County, California.The town of Santa Ynez is one of the communities of the Santa Ynez Valley. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): stroll through El Capitan State Beach, then see the interesting displays at Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum and Janeway-Parks Carriage House, then do a tasting at Sunstone Winery, and finally stop by Ostrich Land.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Santa Ynez itinerary maker app.

Drive from Los Angeles to Santa Ynez in 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Santa Ynez when traveling from Los Angeles in May, with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Buellton.

Things to do in Santa Ynez

Parks · Shopping · Beaches

Side Trips

El Capitan State Beach, Ostrich Land
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El Capitan State Beach ©
El Capitan State Beach
Ostrich Land ©
Ostrich Land

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Buellton

Buellton ©
Buellton is a small city in Santa Barbara County, California, United States. To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Buellton trip planner.

Buellton is very close to Santa Ynez. In May, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 48°F. On the 4th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Buellton

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mendenhall's Museum ©
Mendenhall's Museum

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