13 days in California Itinerary

13 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California trip itinerary maker
Make it your trip
— 7 nights
West Hollywood
— 1 night
Marina del Rey
— 1 night
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Santa Monica
— 1 night


Oxnard — 7 nights

Visit Mission San Buenaventura and Heritage Square for their historical value. Visit Mandalay State Beach and Oxnard Beach Park for some beach relaxation. Venture out of the city with trips to Ojai (Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, Pratt Trail Loop, &more).

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Oxnard online day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Oxnard. In June in Oxnard, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Malibu.
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
Side Trips


Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Getty Villa.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Malibu route website.

You can drive from Oxnard to Malibu in an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Malibu can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to West Hollywood.
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West Hollywood — 1 night

West Hollywood, occasionally referred to locally as WeHo, is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Franklin Canyon Park and then cruise along Mulholland Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): visit Sunset Strip, look for gifts at Book Soup, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Two Rodeo Drive.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the West Hollywood trip planning app.

Getting from Malibu to West Hollywood by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus, tram, and subway. June in West Hollywood sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Marina del Rey.
Shopping · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods
Side Trip

Marina del Rey — 1 night

Marina del Rey is an unincorporated seaside community and census-designated place (CDP) in Los Angeles County, California. To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Marina del Rey travel route builder app.

Drive from West Hollywood to Marina del Rey in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 61°F. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 27th (Mon).
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nightlife

Los Angeles — 2 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
On the 27th (Mon), admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, then see the interesting displays at Hollywood Bowl Museum, then stroll the grounds of Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, and finally admire the striking features of Bradbury Building. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, examine the collection at Petersen Automotive Museum, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles holiday maker app.

Los Angeles is just a short distance from Marina del Rey. Traveling from Marina del Rey in June, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 79°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Santa Monica.
Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Nightlife

Santa Monica — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): look for gifts at Bergamot Station, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica State Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at South Bay Bicycle Trail.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Santa Monica journey planner.

Santa Monica is just a short distance from Los Angeles. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Santa Monica: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 61°F at night.
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Beaches

California travel guide

Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Theme Parks
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.