America is a huge country. So there are plenty of places to visit between Los Angeles and San Diego in the US. Don’t forget to visit these places when you go from San Diego to Los Angeles or from Los Angeles to San Diego. Distance from La to San Diego is about 120 miles. So let’s see what the best places between La to San Diego are.
1 Dana Point
Dana Point Beachside
Dana Point is located in Orange County. There is a beautiful beachside in there. In the 1800s, there is a port in the city. It was a famous port among Spanish merchants in the 1800s. You have the opportunity to do surfing and learn it. Also, you can buy surfing equipment. There are shops to purchase surfing equipment. Another interesting thing here is the caves. In fact, they are not long-distance caves. They are called “Sea caves” because they are near the sea. You can enter them with your girlfriend or family so all can get fun. You can sit there and watch the waves. Hotels are located near this beach, and you can book it easily. The average temperature is about 30 degrees Celsius, and the hottest months of the year are from July to October.
If you’ve never had a sea tour before, this is an excellent place for it. There are different companies available for this, and you can pay the cost for the trip. They get you to the sea and show you whales. Some companies wait for a minimum number of people to join before going to the journey, while some depart on time. This gives you a few advantages if you join the trip through a departure company on time. The main advantage is that you can watch the whales without any congestion.
Ocean Institute is located in Dana Point, where you can learn more about marine life. Various sea creatures live here. Many visit the Pilgrim boat, and the ship was a 19th-century ship and was about 85 feet high. This was a merchant ship in the past. Today you have the opportunity to see it, enter it, take selfies.
It is a monument built to commemorate Richard Henry Dana. He was a politician, a lawyer, and sometimes a writer. He belonged to a wealthy family but advocated justice for slaves. Therefore, when there wasn’t justice for slaves, he protected them. How lucky you are to visit a place like this. He put one of his hands on his knees and looks away deeply. If you need to take a photo in there, tell someone to take it. Then you, too, can make a great photo of the same posture. The excellent service he has done is remarkable.
2 Big Sur
Located between Carmel and San Simeon, there are several places to visit. The bridge was built in 1931 and is 360 feet high. Significantly, the bridge became popular before the use of smartphones. Today, people visit places around the world by learning about them through social media. But at that time, there was no social media, and they went to see about this through newspapers and oral reports. You can come here and take photos today. Visit this place, which has attracted much attention from tourists. This is also the best place on the tour of La to San Diego.
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
This park is an area of 15 square kilometers park, and that has 2000-year-old trees. Julia Pfeiffer is someone who has lived here all her life. The park was named with her name to honor her. It is located at the top of the Saddle Rock Ranch. At the top of this park, you will see a spectacular view of the beach. The rock is about 80 feet high, and just below it is the Pacific Ocean.
McWay Falls is located in Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park. If you want, you can watch it in the park. But then it does not seem obvious. You can also reach the waterfall without seeing from the away. The specialty of this is that the water of the downrush falls into the Pacific Ocean. So you can watch it from the beach. It looks like a line, but when you reach it, you see a large mass of water. You can also swim on the beach. Due to the waterfall, the water level on the beach can change. So before you swim, check it out.
Point Lobos State natural reserve
The waters of ponds, just south of the sea, are beautiful. This park is located in the south of the Carmel sea. The water is light blue. There are over 10 ways to get to this place, and it will bring you a fresh experience. Kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving is performed here, and you should come with someone who knows it.
Disneyland Park in Anaheim
A theme park of Disneyland is located in Anaheim. Like any other Disneyland, this one is beautifully built. You can visit everything in this Disneyland for just 2 days. If you would like to see Disney characters, you can visit. Tickets here are just as expensive as the others. An entrance ticket here is about 100 dollars. Ticket prices change at different seasons of the year. You can have fun with your wife and children by visiting here. I forgot about your friends. 🙂
This is an amusement park located in California. Buena Park is one of the coldest regions with temperatures of below 8 Celsius. Knott’s Berry Farm is a theme park located in Buena Park. Around 4 million foreigners visit this theme park annually. The area is called the Berry Farm because there was a Berry farm in the past. Knott’s Berry Park is not the only place you can visit in Buena Park. There are different parts of Buena Park. You can get a heartbreaking roller coaster ride in the “GhostRider” part. There are also swimming pools in Soak City for swimming. (It is also a part of the Buena park)
4 Santa Monica
The Original Muscle Beach
This is one of the places where the physical fitness boom in America began. There are boards on the beach. They tell people that was the Muscle Beach. There are also some dangerous exercises not seen in Gyms. You can see that the gymnasts are very comfortable with those, although it is difficult for us to do them.
Santa Monica Airport
If you plan to fly from LA to San Diego, you can easily do so. On the other hand, moving from San Diego to LA is also easy. But if you want to travel, get a ticket from San Diego to Santa Monica and see the places in between. But if you don’t do that, you can get there by car. The airport is about twenty minutes’ drive from LA. The airport is one of America’s oldest airports, and there are things to see. This is where the Douglas DC-3 aircraft used during World War II originated. You can see more of them at that time.
5 Long Beach
Long Beach, which has a history of nearly 10,000 years, is a top tourist place in America. Because of its long coastline, this could be called “Long Beach.” There are facilities to do amusement activities. There are small amusement parks along the coast. One of the best things to do here is the tour of Queen Mary Ship. The ship has places to eat, and you can buy the different foods they sell. They also have spas in their boat that you can use it. The best thing is that once the ship is in the deep sea, you can do it from there.
6 Huntington Beach
This is the perfect place to surf. If you know how to surf or if you’re an expert, you can easily do it here. Otherwise, you want, you can also learn it here. Many experienced experts are here to teach you about it. But they charge you a fair amount for their service. We hear that the money they charge is more expensive.
7 Laguna Coast Wilderness Park
This park is the best place to get your hiking experience. Spreading over 7,000 acres and the park has many places to visit. This is an excellent place for you to go with your girlfriend. You can also ride with her on the bicycle. We invite you to travel there and experience the beauty of nature.
After you read this, write the places you want to go on a piece of paper. This is just to let you know that there are those beautiful places. Once you write the names of these places, collect information online. There are opening, closing times for each location. If you do not know these times, you will be spending your valuable time and money for that. So make sure to visit those times. The other thing is, there may be more cost places than you can’t afford. So when you search for them on the Internet, be sure to know the cost. Otherwise, you will be spending so much time and money that you cannot even imagine.