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

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

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San Diego
— 3 nights
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Beverly Hills
— 1 day


San Diego

— 3 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes San Diego Zoo as well as Sunset Cliffs Natural Park. Take a break from the city and head to La Jolla Cove and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Museum-lovers will get to explore Spanish Village Art Center and Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House. The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and admire the striking features of Marston House Museum.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Diego online travel planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to San Diego. In August, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches
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Los Angeles

— 4 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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Grove and La La Land. Get outdoors at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Open Space Preserve. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and get curious at California Science Center.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 84°F to lows of 66°F. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Beverly Hills.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Childrens Museums
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Beverly Hills

— 1 day
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 13th (Tue): take a stroll through Rodeo Drive, admire the masterpieces at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, contemplate the long history of Greystone Mansion and Park, take a memorable drive along Mulholland Drive, then shop like a local with Revolver Gallery, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Two Rodeo Drive.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Beverly Hills trip maker site.

Beverly Hills is just a short distance from Los Angeles. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: highs in Beverly Hills hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Beverly Hills

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Scenic Drive
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