15 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & Palm Springs Itinerary

15 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & Palm Springs Itinerary

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Los Angeles
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Las Vegas
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Palm Springs
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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and The Getty Center. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!, Disney California Adventure Park, &more). Pack the 30th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, stop by Hollywood & Highland, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Los Angeles trip planning website.

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -18 hour difference. In April, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Museums · Parks

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Disneyland Park
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Disney Park / Activity
Disney California Adventure Park
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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. Venture out of the city with trips to Boulder City (Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, Hoover Dam, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Tours · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Las Palmas, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at San Jacinto Mountain, then hike along Murray Canyon Trail, and finally don't miss a visit to Frey House II. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): stroll around Michael S Wolfson Park, then see Off-Road Tours, then explore the stunning scenery at Tahquitz Canyon, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Palm Springs.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Palm Springs driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Palm Springs in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Palm Springs, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
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Room Escape Game
Escape Room Palm Springs
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