8 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

8 days in Los Angeles & San Diego Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive
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San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly

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Los Angeles

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've added Crystal Cove, Zuma Beach, Royal Palms State Beach, and other attractions to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Santa Monica Pier and The Getty Center. Do your shopping at Annenberg Community Beach House and Montana Avenue. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Rodeo Drive (in Beverly Hills) and Ocean Avenue (in Santa Monica). And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, stop by Edelweiss Chocolate Factory, and take an in-depth tour of Avila Adobe.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles route planner.

Frankfurt, Germany to Los Angeles is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Frankfurt to Los Angeles, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Frankfurt in June, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Santa Monica Pier ©
Must see
Santa Monica Pier
4.1
The Getty Center ©
Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8

3
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San Diego

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dolphin & Whale Watching as well as Santa Monica State Beach. Visiting La Jolla Cove and San Diego Scuba Guide will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, kick back and relax at Children's Pool, and take in the exciting artwork at Spanish Village Art Center.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Diego trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
La Jolla Cove ©
Must see
La Jolla Cove
4.7
USS Midway Museum ©
Must see
USS Midway Museum
4.8

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