7 days in San Diego, Beverly Hills & Los Angeles Itinerary

7 days in San Diego, Beverly Hills & Los Angeles Itinerary

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7 days in San Diego, Beverly Hills & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Beverly Hills
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Newark

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): meet the residents at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Balboa Park.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip planner .

Newark to San Diego is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to San Diego is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Newark in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in San Diego, with lows of 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Beverly Hills.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

1
night
Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills ©
Beverly Hills is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, surrounded by the cities of Los Angeles and West Hollywood. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take a stroll through Montana Avenue, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally take a memorable drive along Mulholland Drive.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Beverly Hills road trip planning app .

You can drive from San Diego to Beverly Hills in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in May, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Beverly Hills

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Montana Avenue ©
Montana Avenue

4
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.
Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Pack the 30th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Contemporary Art, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip builder website .

Los Angeles is very close to Beverly Hills. In May, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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