8 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

8 days in Las Vegas, Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive
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Las Vegas
— 1 night

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Las Vegas

— 2 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): see human ingenuity at work at Hoover Dam, get engrossed in the history at Clark County Heritage Museum, make a trip to Paris Las Vegas, then take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, then wander the streets of The Strip, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, push the limits with an extreme tour, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then examine the collection at The Neon Museum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Stratosphere Tower.

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If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are McCarran International Airport and Laughlin Bullhead International Airport. In March, daily temperatures in Las Vegas can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Los Angeles

— 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Scot Nery's Boobietrap, We Love LA Tour and Griffith Observatory. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): contemplate the long history of St. Isidore Historical Plaza, make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park, try out the rides at Downtown Disney District, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, then examine the collection at The Getty Center, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame. Here are some ideas for day two: look and learn at Griffith Observatory and then squeeze the most out of the city with We Love LA Tour.

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You can drive from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Tours · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

San Diego

— 2 nights

America's Finest City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, browse the exhibits of Maritime Museum of San Diego, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, then let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove, and finally kick back and relax at Children's Pool. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, take in the dramatic natural features at Cabrillo Tide Pools, then admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, then admire the natural beauty at Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, and finally appreciate the history behind Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in March: highs in San Diego hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trip

Las Vegas

— 1 night

Sin City

On the 7th (Sun), take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour and then get interesting insight from Tours.

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Drive from San Diego to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours · Outdoors