5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Fort Wayne
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Mojave
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Borrego Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Carlsbad
— 2 nights
End: Los Angeles

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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.
To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip site .

Fort Wayne to Los Angeles is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Fort Wayne in March, things will get warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 74°F and lows about 54°F. You will leave for Mojave on the 9th (Sat).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

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night
Mojave

Mojave ©
On the 10th (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Hole in the Wall.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to Mojave in 3.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Borrego Springs.

Things to do in Mojave

Nature Parks
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Hole in the Wall ©
Hole in the Wall

1
night
Borrego Springs

Borrego Springs ©
Borrego Springs is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Diego County, California. To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Borrego Springs trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Mojave to Borrego Springs takes 4.5 hours. While traveling from Mojave, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Borrego Springs, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 51°F. On the 11th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Carlsbad.
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Galleta Meadows ©
Galleta Meadows

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nights
Carlsbad

Carlsbad ©
Stretching along 11 km (7 mi) of Pacific coastline, the city of Carlsbad attracts visitors with its Mediterranean climate and natural beauty.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Oceanside Pier. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad RanchR and then get in on the family fun at LEGOLAND California.

Before you visit Carlsbad, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Borrego Springs to Carlsbad takes 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Borrego Springs in March: highs in Carlsbad hover around 69°F, while lows dip to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Oceanside Pier, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, Old Town Temecula
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LEGOLAND California ©
LEGOLAND California
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach

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