16 days in Los Angeles & Santa Monica Itinerary

16 days in Los Angeles & Santa Monica Itinerary

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16 days in Los Angeles & Santa Monica Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 12 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Santa Monica
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Los Angeles

12
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.
For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner .

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major airports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport, Ontario International Airport and San Bernardino International Airport. In November, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

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 Santa Monica Pier to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): grab your bike and head to South Bay Bicycle Trail, then don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, then immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, and finally find something for the whole family at Six Flags Magic Mountain. On your second day here, go for a walk through 26-Mile Bike Path, examine the collection at The Getty Villa, take a stroll through Rodeo Drive, then see the interesting displays at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, then get in on the family fun at Pacific Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Third Street Promenade.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Monica tour planner .

Santa Monica is just a stone's throw from Los Angeles. In December, daytime highs in Santa Monica are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 6th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trips

Beverly Hills, The Getty Villa, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Six Flags Magic Mountain
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Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Mountains ©
Santa Monica Mountains

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