13 days in Continental USA Itinerary

13 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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13 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Bakersfield
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Visalia
— 2 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Perth

5
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 inner history buff will appreciate Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Get outdoors at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica State Beach. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Santa Monica (Montana Avenue, Santa Monica Farmers Market, & more). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, get a taste of the local shopping with Abbot Kinney Boulevard, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and take an in-depth tour of Museum of Tolerance.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles journey tool .

Perth, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Perth to Los Angeles. Traveling from Perth in August, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Two Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

3
nights
Bakersfield

Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Kern County Museum, then get some fabulous bargains at Outlets at Tejon, and then contemplate the long history of Tehachapi Loop. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours and then examine the collection at Buck Owens' Crystal Palace.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bakersfield trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Bakersfield in 2 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, you will find days in Bakersfield are a bit warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). On the 8th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Visalia.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Outlets at Tejon, River Rafting & Tubing, Tehachapi Loop
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Tehachapi Loop ©
Tehachapi Loop
Kern County Museum ©
Kern County Museum

2
nights
Visalia

Visalia ©
Visalia is a city situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley of California, approximately 230mi southeast of San Francisco, 190mi north of Los Angeles, 36mi west of Sequoia National Park and 43mi south of Fresno. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): get some fabulous bargains at Tulare Outlet Center.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Visalia travel route website .

Getting from Bakersfield to Visalia by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Bakersfield in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 17°C in Visalia. On the 10th (Tue), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Visalia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, Tulare Outlet Center
Highlights from your plan
Grant Grove ©
Grant Grove
Tulare Outlet Center ©
Tulare Outlet Center

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