36 days in Scranton & Santa Monica Itinerary

36 days in Scranton & Santa Monica Itinerary

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Scranton
— 10 nights
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Santa Monica
— 25 nights
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Scranton

— 10 nights
Scranton is the sixth-largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania behind Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie and Reading. Get out of town with these interesting Scranton side-trips: D&L Trail (in Slatington), Ricketts Glen State Park (in Benton) and Creekside Gardens (in Tunkhannock). There's lots more to do: revel in the low prices at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, take in the dramatic scenery at Bushkill Falls, see the interesting displays at The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum, and hike along Lackawanna River Heritage Trail.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Scranton. In April in Scranton, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to fly to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Scranton

Parks · Museums · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica

— 25 nights

Fortunate People in a Fortunate Land

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to St. Mary Magdalen Chapel (in Camarillo), Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara County Courthouse, &more) and Wayfarers Chapel (in Rancho Palos Verdes). Pack the 24th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Six Flags Magic Mountain. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, and grab your bike and head to 26-Mile Bike Path.

To see where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Santa Monica trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Scranton to Santa Monica takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. In April, Santa Monica is somewhat warmer than Scranton - with highs of 70°F and lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips