5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Santa Barbara
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Santa Monica
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
San Diego
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
5
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Phoenix

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Santa Barbara

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
On the 22nd (Thu), savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Santa Barbara trip planning app .

Phoenix to Santa Barbara is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to Santa Barbara due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Phoenix in November, expect Santa Barbara to be slightly colder, temps between 72°F and 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

#Tours
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Wine Tours & Tastings

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stroll through Santa Monica State Beach, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, then don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier Carousel, and finally look for gifts at Bergamot Station.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Santa Monica travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Santa Monica in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Santa Monica when traveling from Santa Barbara in November, with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Santa Monica

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Bergamot Station ©
Bergamot Station

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night
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
On the 24th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Cliffs Natural Park and then meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

Find out how to plan San Diego trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Santa Monica to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in November, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Outdoors
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park ©
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park

1
night
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 25th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Las Vegas fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from San Diego to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In November, Las Vegas is a bit cooler than San Diego - with highs of 68°F and lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Nature, #Nightlife
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Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

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night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online itinerary planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. In November, daytime highs in San Francisco are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Parks
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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