16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  16​h
1
Huntington Beach
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
3
Santa Monica
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Huntington Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: London

4
nights
Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach ©
Huntington Beach is a seaside city in Orange County in Southern California. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Seal Beach and Table Rock Beach. Shop till you drop at South Coast Plaza and Toes on the Nose Surf Shop. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Huntington Beach: Laguna Beach (1,000 Steps Beach & Victoria Beach). There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Huntington Beach Pier, enjoy the sand and surf at Corona Del Mar State Beach, identify plant and animal life at Pacific Marine Mammal Center, and take in nature's colorful creations at Sherman Library & Gardens.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Huntington Beach using our trip planner.

London, UK to Huntington Beach is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus. Traveling from London to Huntington Beach, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in August, with highs in Huntington Beach at 32°C and lows at 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Huntington Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Seal Beach, South Coast Plaza
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Huntington Dog Beach ©
Huntington Dog Beach
Corona Del Mar State Beach ©
Corona Del Mar State Beach
Victoria Beach ©
Victoria Beach

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.
On the 24th (Sat), browse the different shops at The Americana at Brand, then see the interesting displays at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, and then examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Huntington Beach to Los Angeles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. August in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums

Side Trip

The Americana at Brand
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita

5
nights
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
You'll get in some beach time at Santa Monica State Beach and Redondo Beach. Explore hidden gems such as 26-Mile Bike Path and Carbon Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Monica: Serra Cross Park (in Ventura), Zuma Beach (in Malibu) and Butterfly Beach (in Montecito). There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, browse the eclectic array of goods at Santa Monica Farmers Market, steep yourself in history at Greystone Mansion and Park, and browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Monica itinerary maker app .

Santa Monica is very close to Los Angeles. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect nights in Santa Monica to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are little chillier, around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Malibu, Beverly Hills, Serra Cross Park, Redondo Beach, Butterfly Beach
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Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Zuma Beach ©
Zuma Beach
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): shop like a local with The Strip and then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Santa Monica to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. Traveling from Santa Monica in August, you will find days in Las Vegas are much hotter (45°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (29°C). On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Huntington Beach.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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The Strip ©
The Strip
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach ©
On the 2nd (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, then stroll through Bolsa Chica State Beach, and then stroll around Huntington Central Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Huntington Beach day trip site .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Huntington Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect nights in Huntington Beach to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 33°C. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Huntington Beach

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Civic Center Park
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Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve ©
Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve
Bolsa Chica State Beach ©
Bolsa Chica State Beach
Civic Center Park ©
Civic Center Park

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