8 days in Anaheim, Santa Monica & West Hollywood Itinerary

8 days in Anaheim, Santa Monica & West Hollywood Itinerary

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Anaheim
— 3 nights
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Santa Monica
— 3 nights
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West Hollywood
— 1 night

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©

Heart of Orange County

Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Downtown Disney. Explore Anaheim's surroundings by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point) and Oceanside Pier (in Oceanside). Have a day of magic on the 15th (Mon) at Disney California Adventure Park. There's still lots to do: discover the magic at Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Anaheim driving holiday planning site.

Tampa to Anaheim is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Tampa in March, expect little chillier with lows of 54°F in Anaheim. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Tue) before leaving for Santa Monica.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

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Downtown Disney
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Disneyland Park
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Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©

Fortunate People in a Fortunate Land

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.
Kids will enjoy Santa Monica Pier and Santa Monica Bay. Step out of Santa Monica to go to Santa Clarita and see Six Flags Magic Mountain, which is approximately 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Santa Monica State Beach, see the interesting displays at The Getty Villa, stop by Bergamot Station, and get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Santa Monica day trip planning site.

Drive from Anaheim to Santa Monica in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and tram; or do a combination of bus and tram. Traveling from Anaheim in March, expect nights in Santa Monica to be about the same, around 54°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to West Hollywood.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Theme Parks · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Santa Monica Pier
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West Hollywood

West Hollywood ©
West Hollywood, occasionally referred to locally as WeHo, is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. On the 19th (Fri), get a taste of the local shopping with Robertson Boulevard and then don't miss a visit to Rodeo Drive.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the West Hollywood visit app.

West Hollywood is just a stone's throw from Santa Monica. In March, daily temperatures in West Hollywood can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in West Hollywood

Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Rodeo Drive
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Shopping Mall
Two Rodeo Drive
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