12 days in Los Angeles & Santa Monica Itinerary

12 days in Los Angeles & Santa Monica Itinerary

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12 days in Los Angeles & Santa Monica Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Santa Monica
— 3 nights
Take uber to LAX airport to singapore:  41​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

6
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes FIGat7th, Olvera Street, Union Station, and other attractions. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. It doesn't end there: admire the striking features of California Plaza.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner .

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major airports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport, Ontario International Airport and San Bernardino International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

3
nights
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
You've now added Montana Avenue to your itinerary. When in Santa Monica, make a side trip to see Old Mission Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara, approximately 2 hours away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach, take in the pleasant sights at 26-Mile Bike Path, and hunt for treasures at Santa Monica Farmers Market.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Monica trip planner.

Santa Monica is just a stone's throw from Los Angeles. In December in Santa Monica, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Old Mission Santa Barbara
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
26-Mile Bike Path ©
26-Mile Bike Path

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