26 days in Los Angeles & Pasadena Itinerary

26 days in Los Angeles & Pasadena Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 15 nights
2
Pasadena
— 8 nights

15
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.
Visit Santa Monica Pier and Will Rogers State Historic Park for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Griffith Observatory and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more) and Santa Monica Mountains (in Santa Monica). Pack the 13th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, take in breathtaking views at Runyon Canyon Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles online driving holiday planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Los Angeles is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Argentina Standard Time (ART) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from Buenos Aires in January, expect nights in Los Angeles to be cooler, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Pasadena.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica, Greystone Mansion and Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

8
nights
Pasadena

Pasadena ©
Known as the "City of Roses," Pasadena hosts the annual Rose Bowl parade and football game.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Gamble House and Norton Simon Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens and Old Pasadena. Explore Pasadena's surroundings by going to Bridge To Nowhere (in Azusa), Running Horse Ranch (in Lake Hughes) and Acton (Farm Sanctuary Animal Acres & Shambala Preserve). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating landscape at The Huntington Desert Garden, take a peaceful walk through Angeles National Forest, trek along Picnic Perfect, and identify plant and animal life at Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Pasadena road trip planner.

Pasadena is just a short distance from Los Angeles. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, things will get little chillier in Pasadena: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pasadena

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

San Marino, Acton, Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area and Nature Center, Charlie Brown Farms, Villa Del Sol Sweet Cherry Farms
Highlights from your plan
Running Horse Ranch ©
Running Horse Ranch
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum