6 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

6 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

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6 days in San Diego & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Drive:  40​h
1
San Diego
— 1 day
2
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  41​h
End: Orlando

1
day
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 21st (Thu), see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, and then kick back and relax at Children's Pool.

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Orlando to San Diego is an approximately 40-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. While traveling from Orlando, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Children's Pool ©
Children's Pool

1
night
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 22nd (Fri), see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, contemplate the long history of Hollyhock House, then stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

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