Route & dates
26 days in Los Angeles & Pasadena Itinerary
Start: Buenos Aires
Fly: 16h 15min
Los Angeles— 15 nights
Pasadena— 8 nights
Drive + Fly: 18h 15min
End: Buenos Aires
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.Get some cultural insight at The Getty Center and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Escape the urban bustle at Oak Canyon Nature Center and Santa Monica Mountains. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more). Pack the 13th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay, get engrossed in the history at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and explore the stunning scenery at Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Open Space Preserve.
To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles tour itinerary maker site .
Buenos Aires, Argentina to Los Angeles is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Los Angeles. When traveling from Buenos Aires in January, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pasadena.
Things to do in Los Angeles
Anaheim, Santa Monica, Greystone Mansion and Park
City of Roses
Known as the "City of Roses," Pasadena hosts the annual Rose Bowl parade and football game.Get a sense of the local culture at Norton Simon Museum and Bridge To Nowhere. Visiting Running Horse Ranch and Devil's Punchbowl will get you outdoors. Explore Pasadena's surroundings by going to Picnic Perfect (in Lake Arrowhead), Acton (Farm Sanctuary Animal Acres & Shambala Preserve) and Ice House Canyon Trail (in Mount Baldy). There's lots more to do: take a peaceful walk through Angeles National Forest, admire the natural beauty at The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, identify plant and animal life at Tehachapi Mountain Park, and hike along Prime Desert Woodland Preserve.
For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Pasadena driving holiday planning app .
Pasadena is just a stone's throw from Los Angeles. In January, Pasadena is little chillier than Los Angeles - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Pasadena
Acton, San Marino, Ice House Canyon Trail, Prime Desert Woodland Preserve, Tehachapi Mountain Park
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