16 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

16 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

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16 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  22​h
1
San Diego
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Los Angeles
— 9 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: London

5
nights
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.
Spend the 3rd (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. The adventure continues: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at Maritime Museum of San Diego, stroll through Cabrillo Tide Pools, and immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego online trip itinerary maker .

London, UK to San Diego is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in San Diego. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

9
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'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more). Pack the 9th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, catch a movie at California Science Center, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, and admire all the interesting features of Dodger Stadium.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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