This low mileage holiday is perfect for those who want to enjoy different parts of California without lots of driving. You’ll have three nights in each of these three cities; Los Angeles, San Diego and Palm Springs. You can enjoy the wonderful Joshua Tree National Park and the Pacific Coast Highway as you relax in SoCal.
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You’ll fly into LAX and head to nearby Santa Monica for your first three nights. There’s no shortage of things to do here; Hollywood, Rodeo Drive, Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach… The list goes on but don’t worry, we’ll give you a great itinerary for your trip
Today you’ll drive south down Highway 1, the famous Pacific Coast Highway as far as San Diego where you’ll stay for another three nights. Enjoy the Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego Zoo and maybe take a day trip into nearby Mexico from here.
Joshua Tree National Park and Coachella Valley Preserve are both near Palm Springs. You can also ride in the world’s largest rotating tramway which ascends 2500 metres and visit Elvis’ hideaway house in this wonderful resort city.
This morning you’ll head back to Los Angeles to catch your flight back to the UK. The journey is pleasant and takes around 2.5 hours. This evening you’ll catch your overnight flight back to the UK.
Fabulous Las Vegas! There’s plenty to see here including the Bellagio Fountains, Fremont Street, Neon Boneyard and the Mob Museum. Maybe take in a show, or try your luck in one of the casinos! We can add Sin City to the end of your trip and you can fly home from here.
You’re not far from the California stretch of historic Route 66. We can add an extra night or two, giving you time to enjoy the last couple of hundred miles of this famous road. You’ll be able to visit Roy’s (pictured), Barstow, Victorville and Pasadena.
If you have a few extra days, why not enjoy the Pacific Coast Highway which runs from LA to San Francisco or even just a section of this stunning drive?
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