3 days in Santa Monica Itinerary

3 days in Santa Monica Itinerary

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Santa Monica
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Meditation Mount and Zuma Beach. Explore Santa Monica's surroundings by going to Ventura (Ventura Pier and Promenade & San Buenaventura Mission) and El Matador State Beach (in Malibu). It doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Santa Monica Mountains.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Santa Monica road trip tool .

Expect a daytime high around 65°F in February, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

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Ventura, Malibu, Meditation Mount
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