3 days in California Itinerary

3 days in California Itinerary

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Palm Springs
— 1 day
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Cambria
— 1 night

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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the galleries of Palm Springs Air Museum, then shop like a local with Antique Galleries of Palm Springs, then explore the world behind art at Palm Springs Art Museum, and finally stop by Brandini Toffee.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Palm Springs trip maker website.

Los Angeles to Palm Springs is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in March, you will find days in Palm Springs are somewhat warmer (84°F), and nights are about the same (58°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cambria.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Museums · Shopping
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Palm Springs Air Museum ©
Palm Springs Air Museum
Antique Galleries of Palm Springs ©
Antique Galleries of Palm Springs
Brandini Toffee ©
Brandini Toffee

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Cambria

Cambria ©
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Friends of the Elephant Seal, contemplate the long history of Hearst Castle, and then view the masterpieces at Artifacts Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Cambria Nursery and Florist, browse for treasures at Rich Man Poor Man Antiques, then get a taste of the local shopping with Ephraim Pottery West Gallery, then kick back and relax at Moonstone Beach, and finally shop like a local with Fiona Bleu Gallery.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Cambria trip maker app.

Getting from Palm Springs to Cambria by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In March, Cambria is a bit cooler than Palm Springs - with highs of 72°F and lows of 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Cambria

Parks · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

San Simeon, Fiona Bleu Gallery
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Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal
Cambria Nursery and Florist ©
Cambria Nursery and Florist
Fiona Bleu Gallery ©
Fiona Bleu Gallery

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