Route & dates
7 days in Los Angeles County Itinerary
Start: Washington DC
Los Angeles— 5 nights
End: Washington DC
City of Angels
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and The Getty Center. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim, approximately 38 minutes away. Pack the 18th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, pause for some photo ops at Guitar Center, browse the different shops at The Grove, and get curious at California Science Center.
To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles journey planner .
Washington DC to Los Angeles is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Washington DC in February, expect nights in Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, around 51°F, while days are much hotter, around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Los Angeles
Anaheim, Santa Monica