29 days in Baltimore, New Orleans & Santa Monica Itinerary

29 days in Baltimore, New Orleans & Santa Monica Itinerary

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Baltimore
— 11 nights
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New Orleans
— 7 nights
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Santa Monica
— 10 nights
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Baltimore — 11 nights

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Appreciate the collections at Historic Ships in Baltimore and American Visionary Art Museum. Get outdoors at Devils Den and Boat Tours & Water Sports. Venture out of the city with trips to Gettysburg (Seminary Ridge Museum and Education Center, Gettysburg National Cemetery, &more), Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (in Harpers Ferry) and Washington DC (The Phillips Collection, The National Archives Museum, &more). Spend the 27th (Tue) exploring nature at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at The Walters Art Museum, get engrossed in the history at Baltimore Immigration Museum, browse the exhibits of B&O Railroad Museum, and examine the collection at Great Blacks in Wax Museum.

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Los Angeles to Baltimore is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in July, with highs in Baltimore at 89°F and lows at 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to fly to New Orleans.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Side Trips

New Orleans — 7 nights

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Discover out-of-the-way places like New Orleans Museum of Art and New Orleans Pharmacy Museum. Let the collections at Jamie Hayes Gallery and The Presbytere capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from New Orleans: Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site (in Vacherie) and Whitney Plantation (in Wallace). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Immaculate Conception Church, walk around Louis Armstrong Park, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, and surround yourself with nature on Happiness Bayou Tours.

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You can fly from Baltimore to New Orleans in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Baltimore to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Baltimore in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 82°F in New Orleans. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Santa Monica.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
Side Trips

Santa Monica — 10 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Annenberg Community Beach House and Santa Monica History Museum. Get outdoors at Manhattan Beach and Calboat Diving - Spectre Dive Boat. Venture out of the city with trips to Carpinteria State Beach (in Carpinteria), The Reyes Adobe Historic Site (in Agoura Hills) and San Buenaventura State Beach (in Ventura). There's lots more to do: grab your bike and head to 26-Mile Bike Path, tour the pleasant surroundings at El Pescador State Beach, kick back and relax at El Matador State Beach, and admire the majestic nature at Oxnard Beach Park.

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Fly from New Orleans to Santa Monica in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New Orleans in August, with highs in Santa Monica at 76°F and lows at 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums
Side Trips