8 days in Las Vegas, Laguna Beach & Palm Springs Itinerary

8 days in Las Vegas, Laguna Beach & Palm Springs Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
2
Laguna Beach
— 1 night
3
Palm Springs
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Valley of Fire State Park and Titanic. Appreciate the collections at Pinball Hall of Fame and The Neon Museum. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Las Vegas Downtown, see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary tool.

Denver to Las Vegas is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Denver in December; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 57°F and lows reach 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Laguna Beach.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Casinos · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
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Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Titanic ©
Titanic
Pinball Hall of Fame ©
Pinball Hall of Fame

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night
Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach ©
Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County, California, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Main Beach.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Laguna Beach trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Las Vegas to Laguna Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in December, with highs in Laguna Beach at 69°F and lows at 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Laguna Beach

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Mission San Juan Capistrano
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Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Main Beach ©
Main Beach

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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Explore hidden gems such as Indian Canyons and Palm Springs Air Museum. Museum-lovers will appreciate Palm Springs Art Museum and Old Schoolhouse Museum. Step out of Palm Springs to go to Palm Desert and see Classic Club Golf, which is approximately 30 minutes away.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Palm Springs vacation planner.

Getting from Laguna Beach to Palm Springs by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Palm Springs are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Palm Desert, Cabot's Pueblo Museum, Old Schoolhouse Museum
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Indian Canyons ©
Indian Canyons
Palm Springs Art Museum ©
Palm Springs Art Museum
Palm Springs Air Museum ©
Palm Springs Air Museum

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