12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
3
Temecula
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
6
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
End: Los Angeles

4
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.
You've now added Santa Monica Pier to your itinerary. Relax by the water at Newport Beach and 1,000 Steps Beach. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Boulevard.

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

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Los Angeles. In June, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Newport Beach, 1,000 Steps Beach
Highlights from your plan
1,000 Steps Beach ©
1,000 Steps Beach
Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach
Hollywood Boulevard ©
Hollywood Boulevard

1
night
Las Vegas

Las Vegas
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Plan a trip to Las Vegas easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 104°F to lows of 81°F. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Tue) before leaving for Temecula.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

1
night
Temecula

Temecula ©
Temecula represents Southern California's wine country.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Leoness Cellars. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): do a tasting at Leoness Cellars and then take a stroll through Old Town Temecula.

Make your Temecula itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Temecula takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in July; daily highs in Temecula reach 90°F and lows reach 63°F. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to San Diego.

Things to do in Temecula

Neighborhoods Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Leoness Cellars ©
Leoness Cellars
Old Town Temecula ©
Old Town Temecula

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Pacific Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Diego trip planner.

Getting from Temecula to San Diego by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. When traveling from Temecula in July, plan for slightly colder days in San Diego, with highs around 77°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 68°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Pacific Beach ©
Pacific Beach

1
night
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Manhattan Beach Pier.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 66°F. You'll set off for Santa Barbara on the 5th (Fri).
Highlights from your plan
Manhattan Beach Pier ©
Manhattan Beach Pier

1
night
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.
For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Barbara trip planning website .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect Santa Barbara to be a bit cooler, temps between 75°F and 60°F. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 6th (Sat).

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Parks Tours

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nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Anaheim Packing District and then examine the collection at The Queen Mary.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles travel route planner .

Drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Santa Barbara in July; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 83°F and lows reach 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Downtown Huntington Beach, The Queen Mary, Anaheim Packing District, Balboa Island
Highlights from your plan
The Queen Mary ©
The Queen Mary
Balboa Island ©
Balboa Island
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter ©

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