12 days in Downey & Aurora Itinerary

12 days in Downey & Aurora Itinerary

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12 days in Downey & Aurora Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Drive:  30​min
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles


Downey ©
Downey is a city located in southeast Los Angeles County, California, United States, 21km southeast of downtown Los Angeles. Change things up with these side-trips from Downey: Huntington Beach Pier (in Huntington Beach), The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens (in San Marino) and Santa Monica (Ocean Avenue & South Bay Bicycle Trail). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Knott's Berry Farm, take in the waterfront at Hermosa Beach Pier, take in the spiritual surroundings of Glass Church / Wayfarers Chapel, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Angeles National Forest.

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Los Angeles to Downey is an approximately half hour car ride. In October in Downey, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Aurora.

Things to do in Downey

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach, Whittier, Hermosa Beach Pier, Redondo Beach Pier
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Aurora ©
Aurora is a Home Rule Municipality in the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Aurora: Sulphur Gulch Trail (in Parker), Cache La Poudre River (in Fort Collins) and High Plains Library District- Farr Regional Library (in Greeley). There's much more to do: glide through natural beauty at Cherry Creek State Park, play a few rounds at Aurora Hills Golf Course, buy something for everyone on your list at Southlands, and identify plant and animal life at Plains Conservation Center.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Aurora trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Downey to Aurora. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Downey in October, expect nights in Aurora to be much colder, around 40°F, while days are little chillier, around 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Aurora

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Littleton, Cache La Poudre River, High Plains Library District- Farr Regional Library, Highlands Ranch Mansion, Sulphur Gulch Trail
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Cherry Creek State Park ©
Cherry Creek State Park
Great Plains Park ©
Great Plains Park
Plains Conservation Center ©
Plains Conservation Center