12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Boulder
— 3 nights
2
San Diego
— 1 night
3
Anaheim
— 1 night
4
Temecula
— 1 day
5
Anaheim
— 1 night
6
Laguna Beach
— Few hours
7
Anaheim
— 1 night
8
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
9
Malibu
— 1 day
10
Anaheim
— 1 night
11
Long Beach
— 1 day
12
Anaheim
— 1 night

3
nights
Boulder

Boulder ©
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Twisted Pine Brewing Company, Upslope Brewing Company and Chasm Lake. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Flatirons, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Avery Brewing Company, get a taste of the local shopping with Pearl Street Mall, and immerse yourself in nature at Flagstaff Mountain.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Boulder trip itinerary maker.

Milwaukee to Boulder is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Milwaukee to Boulder. Traveling from Milwaukee in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Boulder, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Boulder

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Chasm Lake
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Flatirons ©
Flatirons
Chasm Lake ©
Chasm Lake
Flagstaff Mountain ©
Flagstaff Mountain

1
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes La Jolla Cove, Black's Beach and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove and then get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo. On your second day here, immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and then enjoy the sand and surf at Black's Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Diego online trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Boulder to San Diego in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Boulder in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in San Diego, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Anaheim tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Anaheim in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Anaheim, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. You'll set off for Temecula on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Anaheim

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games
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1
day
Temecula

Temecula ©
Temecula represents Southern California's wine country.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): do a tasting at Wilson Creek Winery, do a tasting at Vindemia Estate Winery, thenwander the streets of Old Town Temecula, and finally look for gifts at Temecula Olive Oil Company.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Temecula trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to Temecula takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Temecula

Wineries Neighborhoods Shopping
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Wilson Creek Winery ©
Wilson Creek Winery
Old Town Temecula ©
Old Town Temecula
Vindemia Estate Winery ©
Vindemia Estate Winery

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim
For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Anaheim trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Temecula to Anaheim by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll set off for Laguna Beach on the 12th (Sat).

Things to do in Anaheim

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games
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few
hours
Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach ©
Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County, California, in the United States. You've now added 1,000 Steps Beach to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at 1,000 Steps Beach and then walk around Heisler Park.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Laguna Beach driving holiday planner.

Drive from Anaheim to Laguna Beach in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Anaheim in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Laguna Beach: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Laguna Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Heisler Park ©
Heisler Park
1,000 Steps Beach ©
1,000 Steps Beach

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get your game on at The VOID.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Anaheim travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Laguna Beach to Anaheim in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Anaheim

Fun & Games
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2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes East Beach as well as Santa Ynez Wine Trail. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take a leisurely stroll along Stearns Wharf and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): ponder the world of politics at Santa Barbara County Courthouse, admire all the interesting features of Santa Ynez Wine Trail, thenkick back and relax at East Beach, and finally cruise along State Street Underpass.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Santa Barbara tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Anaheim to Santa Barbara in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Anaheim in September; daily highs in Santa Barbara reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive to Malibu.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Wineries Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Santa Ynez Wine Trail
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf
Santa Barbara County Courthouse ©
Santa Barbara County Courthouse

1
day
Malibu

Malibu ©
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Santa Monica Pier. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Malibu Pier and then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Malibu trip planner.

Drive from Santa Barbara to Malibu in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Santa Barbara in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Malibu, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Malibu

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Malibu Pier ©
Malibu Pier

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim
Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Anaheim trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Malibu to Anaheim in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, tram, and train; or do a combination of bus and tram. When traveling from Malibu in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Anaheim, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. You will leave for Long Beach on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Anaheim

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 16:

1
day
Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach has long been overshadowed by its bigger and more famous neighbor known as the City of Angels.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Alamitos Bay as well as Downtown Long Beach. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): wander the streets of Downtown Long Beach, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium of the Pacific, and then head outdoors with Alamitos Bay.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Long Beach route builder app.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to Long Beach takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Long Beach are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Long Beach

Outdoors Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Aquarium of the Pacific ©
Aquarium of the Pacific
Downtown Long Beach ©
Downtown Long Beach

1
night
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): make an unforgettable trip to Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! and then don't miss a visit to Anaheim Packing District.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Anaheim trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Long Beach to Anaheim in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
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Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! ©
Anaheim Packing District ©
Anaheim Packing District

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