10 days in West Coast & Las Vegas Itinerary

10 days in West Coast & Las Vegas Itinerary

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10 days in West Coast & Las Vegas Itinerary

Charlotte
Fly:  7​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
train + bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
bus + train:  12​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
Charlotte

2
days
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, then kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles tour planner .

Charlotte to Los Angeles is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Charlotte to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Charlotte in December; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 68°F and lows reach 49°F. On the 30th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Hoover Dam and then shop like a local with The Strip.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas online visit planner .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. In December, Las Vegas is little chillier than Los Angeles - with highs of 56°F and lows of 39°F. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off toSan Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, take a stroll through Union Square, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read San Francisco online travel planner .

Fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in January, San Francisco is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

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