17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Drive:  1​h 45​min
1
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Santa Clarita
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Laguna Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
San Diego
— 12 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: George Town, Grand Cayman

2
nights
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Deep Sea Wine Tasting Room has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): join in the after-dark buzz at Deep Sea Wine Tasting Room.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Santa Barbara road trip planner .

Los Angeles to Santa Barbara is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In August, Santa Barbara is a bit cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C. On the 28th (Wed), you'll travel to Temecula.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Nightlife Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Deep Sea Wine Tasting Room ©
Deep Sea Wine Tasting Room

1
day
Santa Clarita

Santa Clarita ©
Santa Clarita, officially the City of Santa Clarita, is the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County, California, and the 24th largest in the state of California. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Six Flags Magic Mountain. On the next day, find something for the whole family at Six Flags Magic Mountain.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Santa Clarita trip planning site .

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Santa Clarita in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Barbara in August, things will get a bit warmer in Santa Clarita: highs are around 36°C and lows about 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Laguna Beach.

Things to do in Santa Clarita

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Six Flags Magic Mountain ©
Six Flags Magic Mountain

2
nights
Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach ©
Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County, California, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Main Beach, then walk around Heisler Park, and then admire the majestic nature at Crystal Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Newport Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Laguna Beach attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Clarita to Laguna Beach takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Santa Clarita in August, you will find days in Laguna Beach are a bit cooler (32°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Laguna Beach

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Newport Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach

12
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.
You've added Hornblower Cruises & Events, Aha Baja Wine Tours, Boomers San Diego, and other attractions to your itinerary. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Gaslamp Quarter and Coronado Ferry Landing. Visiting La Jolla Cove and Cabrillo Tide Pools will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Mission Beach Park, and buy something for everyone on your list at Fashion Valley Shopping Center.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Diego holiday builder website .

You can drive from Laguna Beach to San Diego in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. August in San Diego sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Coronado, Del Mar Race Track, Solterra Winery, LEGOLAND California
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park
Pacific Surf School ©
Pacific Surf School

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