8 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

8 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

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8 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
San Luis Obispo
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Atlanta


2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 26th (Wed), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and then take a stroll through Marina District. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary builder tool .

Atlanta to San Francisco is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Atlanta to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. December in San Francisco sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 45°F at night. On the 28th (Fri), you're off toSan Luis Obispo.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Nature
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo ©
San Luis Obispo, or SLO for short, is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Monarch Butterfly Grove.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the San Luis Obispo tour builder website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Luis Obispo: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 42°F at night. On the 29th (Sat), you'll travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Monarch Butterfly Grove
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Monarch Butterfly Grove ©
Monarch Butterfly Grove

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hollywood Sign as well as Hollywood Walk of Fame. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame and then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Sign.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Los Angeles trip simple and quick.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from San Luis Obispo in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Los Angeles, with lows around 49°F. On the 30th (Sun), you'll travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites
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Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Hollywood Sign ©
Hollywood Sign

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary website .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in December; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 57°F and lows reach 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
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The Strip ©
The Strip

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