Spring Break Road Trip Ideas From Los Angeles
Take a one week road trip throigh the Mojave Desert.
The Mojave Desert is home to some of the most interesting places in California...
Such as the Kelso Sand Dunes in the Mojave National Preserve,
Or the strange and winding yuccas in Joshua Tree National Park.
You can visit the Mojave National Preserve, Joshua Tree National Park, and Anza Borrego Desert State Park combined in under 10 hours of driving.
Drive into Nevada, which offers so much more than gambling!
Less than one hour from the Las Vegas Strip sit the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Valley of Fire State Park.
Also, just 20 minutes from the Strip is Seven Magic Mountains - a cool and colorful art installation.
These Nevada stops are all accessible in roughly ten hours of driving from LA.
Drive South of the Border to Mexico's wine region, Valle de Guadalupe.
Only 3.5 hours from LA...
...this is a unique way to spend your Spring Break that you won't soon forget!
Or, drive East to experience the best of Arizona!
A road trip with stops in Phoenix, Sedona and Flagstaff will offer LOTS of interesting sights, like Montezuma's Castle, pictured here.
Sedona itself is such an interesting and artsy community, with tall red cliffs and pine forests instead of cacti.
This entire road trip spans 15 hours, which can easily be split up across your Spring Break week.
Last but not least, a Spring Break in Palm Springs is a classic for a reason.
Hotels host pool parties with plenty of music and drinks. Picture fancy cocktails, pool floats, and loud music, all with a stunning desert backdrop.
Nearby excursions include Joshua Tree National Park and the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway.
And, at less than 2 hours away, it's a simple, short trip from Los Angeles.
And there you have it! Everything from pools to deserts to national parks, there is something here for everyone! Check out the blog for full details.
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