Explore the legendary City of Angels
. Find yourself in the Walk of Fame
. Visit the real film studio of one of the most famous companies, "Universal"
. Enjoy famous national parks on your way
. And see the sights of the whole world, collected in one casino city, Las Vegas..
You probably know these famous cities from the Hollywood movies, but it is high time to visit them and see for yourself!
Stroll along the Walk of Fame and find the star of your favorite film actor. Go up to the Griffith Observatory viewpoint offering a view of the very Hollywood Sign.
After the City of Angels, go on a road trip to Las Vegas, a city of excitement and entertainment! Spend the night in several national parks of California, see stunning sunsets in the desert, rocks and canyons. By the way, the Star Wars legendary film by George Lucas was shot in one of the parks.
As for Las Vegas... Famous casinos, top fake tourist attractions around the world. The city shocks any visitor with excess of advertising and luxury. Many travelers dream of being here to feel the pulse of this desert oasis that never sleeps.
Las Vegas Road Trip from Los Angeles
8 days itinerary by Alexander Popov - Nature and Hiking, Museums and Culture - Car, 4 Hotels
Road Trip Categories: Nature and Hiking, Museums and Culture
Day 1: City of Angels
Our trip begins in the heart of Los Angeles. After arriving in Los Angeles, have some rest in a comfortable hotel room and go to explore the nightlife of the shining metropolis. Take a walk, get acquainted with the architecture, and finally, go to the main entertainment venue of the city!
Visiting: Los Angeles County, Los Angeles
Day 2: In search of celebrities
You are going to visit Hollywood and its neighbourhood, the Chinese Theater and the famous Walk of Fame, today. This is the top tourist area of the city and if you are lucky, you might meet your favorite actor or pop star. You will also see the very Hollywood Sing and the panorama of the center from the viewpoint of the Griffith Observatory.
Visiting: Los Angeles County, Los Angeles
Day 3: How a film is made
Would you like to know how the most famous blockbusters were born? You have a chance! Spend the day at Universal Studios. A variety of attractions at your service! After the film studio, go to the Beverly Hills area, where the famous TV series was filmed, and take a picture in front of the iconic sign.
Visiting: Los Angeles, Universal City, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County
Day 4: Road to the Sin City!
The road to Las Vegas will pass through several national parks. The first one on your way is Joshua Tree National Park. You will spend the day here exploring the rock massif and see the very Joshua trees, after which the park is named. Find a place to watch the sunset, the sight will make your day!
Visiting: Los Angeles, Pasadena, Joshua Tree, Pinto Wye, Yucca Valley
Day 5: Ghost Town and Mojave National Preserve
The day is going to be full of not only interesting places, but also long scenic roads. First you will visit the Ghost Town, and after lunch there will be an opportunity to visit the national reserve, before heading to the next point for overnight stay and the Valley of Death.
Visiting: Joshua Tree, Yermo, Valley Wells Station, Thomas Place, Baker, Shoshone
Day 6: Death Valley
Another natural park on the way to the city is Death Valley. You will have a few hours to stroll through the Mojave Desert. Yo can take amazing shots of sand dunes here. For your entertainment, try to find the places where the legendary saga of George Lucas, Star Wars, was filmed.
Visiting: Shoshone, Death Valley, Pahrump, Furnace Creek
Day 7: Las Vegas: day and night
You've got to the noisiest and brightest city in the USA! Before exploring the nightlife of Las Vegas, visit several important tourist sites, namely: the Red Rock Canyon, the Springs Preserve and the Neon Museum of old signs used for decoration of the legendary city.
Visiting: Shoshone, Las Vegas
Day 8: Going home!
Before going home, see if you can visit another attraction, the Hoover Dam. This magnificent structure will be the perfect end to your journey!
Visiting: Las Vegas, Boulder City