6 days in Los Angeles & Dana Point Itinerary

6 days in Los Angeles & Dana Point Itinerary

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6 days in Los Angeles & Dana Point Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Dana Point
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles

2
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Getty Center and Santa Monica Pier. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Disney California Adventure Park (in Anaheim) and Santa Monica Mountains (in Santa Monica). The adventure continues: look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles tour itinerary planning app .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Los Angeles. June in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Dana Point.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Theme Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disney California Adventure Park
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Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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Dana Point

Dana Point ©
Dana Point is a city located in southern Orange County, California. On the 15th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at South Carlsbad State Beach, wander the streets of Old Town Temecula, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saddleback Church. Keep things going the next day: take in the waterfront at Oceanside Pier, examine the collection at Oceanside Museum of Art, then take a leisurely stroll along Dana Point Harbor, and finally see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Dana Point road trip planning website .

Drive from Los Angeles to Dana Point in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Dana Point can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Dana Point

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Oceanside, Saddleback Church, South Carlsbad State Beach, Old Town Temecula
Highlights from your plan
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Old Town Temecula ©
Old Town Temecula

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