5 days in Catalina Island & Los Angeles Itinerary

5 days in Catalina Island & Los Angeles Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  7 h 15 min
1
Avalon
— 1 night
+2
Ferry + Foot + Bus:  4 h
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: San Francisco

1
night
Avalon

Avalon ©
Avalon is the only incorporated city on Santa Catalina Island of the California Channel Islands, and the southernmost city in Los Angeles County. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): stop by Afishinados Gallery, then try for a hole-in-one at Golf Gardens Miniature Golf, then pause for some photo ops at Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Avalon Canyon.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Avalon online trip builder.

San Francisco to Avalon is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, train, tram, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, tram, and ferry. In July in Avalon, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Avalon

Parks Fun & Games Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden ©
Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden
Golf Gardens Miniature Golf ©
Golf Gardens Miniature Golf
Nature Center at Avalon Canyon ©
Nature Center at Avalon Canyon

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park & Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, catch some excitement at Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip maker site.

Getting from Avalon to Los Angeles by combination of ferry and bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and tram. While traveling from Avalon, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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