6 days in Montecito, Orange County & Los Angeles Itinerary

6 days in Montecito, Orange County & Los Angeles Itinerary

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6 days in Montecito, Orange County & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
1
Montecito
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Anaheim
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Nashville

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night
Montecito

Montecito ©
Montecito is an unincorporated census-designated place in Santa Barbara County, California.As a census-designated place, Montecito had a population of 8,965 in 2010. For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Montecito day trip planning app .

Nashville to Montecito is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Nashville to Montecito due to the time zone difference. In October, daytime highs in Montecito are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in Montecito

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Butterfly Beach ©
Butterfly Beach
Miramar Beach ©
Miramar Beach

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nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): catch some excitement at Radiator Springs Racers and then discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the magic at Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!, then have some family-friendly fun at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center, and then get in on the family fun at Disney California Adventure Park.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Anaheim trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Montecito to Anaheim in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Montecito in October, things will get a bit warmer in Anaheim: highs are around 84°F and lows about 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Radiator Springs Racers ©
Radiator Springs Racers

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, then find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, then experience the excitement of Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles attractions planner .

Los Angeles is just a short distance from Anaheim. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

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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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