5 days in Los Angeles County Itinerary

5 days in Los Angeles County Itinerary

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5 days in Los Angeles County Itinerary

Start: Detroit
+3
Fly + bus + foot + ferry:  11​h 30​min
1
Avalon, Catalina Island
— 1 night
+2
ferry + foot + bus:  4​h
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Detroit

1
night
Avalon, Catalina Island

Avalon ©
Avalon is the only incorporated city on Santa Catalina Island of the California Channel Islands, and the southernmost city in Los Angeles County. On the 29th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Catalina Island Museum, try to win big at Catalina Island Casino & Avalon Theater, and then make a trip to Airport in the Sky.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Avalon tour itinerary maker site .

Detroit to Avalon is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight, bus, and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Detroit to Avalon. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Detroit in October, with highs in Avalon at 75°F and lows at 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Avalon

Casinos Fun & Games Museums
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Catalina Island Casino & Avalon Theater ©
Catalina Island Museum ©
Catalina Island Museum

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.
On the 30th (Wed), explore the engaging exhibits at Travel Town, then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip site .

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Avalon to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and tram. When traveling from Avalon in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 82°F by day to 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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