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    Explore Theme Parks and Family Fun Between Los Angeles and San Diego

    Explore Theme Parks and Family Fun Between Los Angeles and San Diego
    Starts from

    Los Angeles

    Transportation

    By Car

    Guidance

    Self-Guided

    Activities

    32

    Duration

    4 days

    Length

    495 km

    Guide details

    Starts from

    Los Angeles

    Transportation

    By Car

    Guidance

    Self-Guided

    Duration

    4 days

    Length

    495 km

    Family-Friendly
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    Highlights

    • Explore Disneyland, Legoland, and the San Diego Zoo.
    • See the sights in Hollywood.
    • Drive down the coast and enjoy great food.
    The highways of Southern California are paved with endless opportunities for fun, recreation, and entertainment. Experience a taste of Hollywood culture before heading south to sunny San Diego. Along the way, you'll see the coast and make detours at enchanting theme parks like Disneyland, Legoland, and the San Diego Zoo.
    This four-day road trip for the young and young at heart works best when avoiding busy holiday periods, but is always compatible with SoCal's reliably sunny-year-round weather.
    Compare different car rental companies conveniently online via the TCS car rental platform. Whether in Switzerland or abroad, whether on holiday or on business trips. With TCS, you remain mobile and flexible and benefit from the best rental car offers, including many advantages and services.
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    The highways of Southern California are paved with endless opportunities for fun, recreation, and entertainment. Experience a taste of Hollywood culture before heading south to sunny San Diego. Along the way, you'll see the coast and make detours at enchanting theme parks like Disneyland, Legoland, and the San Diego Zoo.
    This four-day road trip for the young and young at heart works best when avoiding busy holiday periods, but is always compatible with SoCal's reliably sunny-year-round weather.
    Compare different car rental companies conveniently online via the TCS car rental platform. Whether in Switzerland or abroad, whether on holiday or on business trips. With TCS, you remain mobile and flexible and benefit from the best rental car offers, including many advantages and services.
    Book Car Rental Now
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    • Explore Disneyland, Legoland, and the San Diego Zoo.
    • See the sights in Hollywood.
    • Drive down the coast and enjoy great food.

    Travel itinerary

    The Best of Hollywood and Santa Monica
    11 Activities

    Day 1

    131 km4 km

    The Best of Hollywood and Santa Monica

    You'll stick close to Los Angeles on the first day of your road trip. The morning begins with breakfast in a historic location, followed by a taste of Hollywood entertainment culture and lunch by the water in Santa Monica. You'll end the day in Anaheim and prepare for an adventure to come at Disneyland.
    A Full Day at Disneyland
    9 Activities

    Day 2

    273 m4 km4 km

    A Full Day at Disneyland

    Yes, it's possible to experience both Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure in one single day. The key is waking up early. Don't waste any time. If you're traveling on a weekday or off-season, that's even better, and you'll be able to enjoy more of what both theme parks have to offer.
    Travel to San Diego by Way of Legoland
    6 Activities

    Day 3

    165 km

    Travel to San Diego by Way of Legoland

    This is the most low-key day of your road trip, but you'll spend the afternoon at Legoland, which provides plenty of excitement for all ages. The day wraps up in San Diego, where you'll check into a new, impressive hotel by the bay.
    Experience the Best of San Diego Before Returning to LA
    6 Activities

    Day 4

    199 km3 km

    Experience the Best of San Diego Before Returning to LA

    The final day of your road trip includes visits to three iconic San Diego destinations: Waterfront Park, the USS Midway Museum, and the San Diego Zoo. It's possible to squeeze all three into one action-packed day, but don't waste any time while on the road.
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