Pacific Highway 1 - AMERICA Fly Drive HOLIDAY

Pacific Highway 1 - America Fly Drive 

                                PH: 01243 779 737 | ENQUIRY FORM 

  • 3 nights in San Francisco
  • 2 nights in Carmel or Monterey
  • 2 nights Pismo Beach 
  • 2 nights Santa Barbara
  • 3 night Los Angeles
  • 2 nights San Diego 

Following Pacific Highway 1  up or down the coast is an iconic fly drive route with stunning scenery, Beautiful towns and villages along the way and plenty of accommodation options to wow you plus 3 of California's must see cities - San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego. 

The costs will differ on the season you travel in, the flights you choose and the standard of accommodation  

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All our America Fly Drive Holidays are Tailor Made for you personally,  we look at the best airfares and hotel rates available for the dates you want to travel. Pricing will differ depending on what promotional deals the hoteliers and airlines have available  and  how early you book -  11 months hence maximum .

Start by calling 01243 779 737 to speak to a human being or complete our ENQUIRY FORM  our office hours are 9:30 to 7:30 pm Monday to Friday or by prior appointment at the weekend and outside of normal working hours.  

For your financial security all holidays created by Time and Place Luxury Holidays are covered under the Civil Aviation ATOL protection scheme.

Full Itinerary - Pacific Highway 1 America FLY DRIVE Holiday


Days 1 to 3 San Francisco.

Start your America Fly Drive Holidays departing the UK on your chosen scheduled flight to San Francisco. San Francisco is one of the most enchanting cities in the USA. From Lombard Street, the crookedest street in the world, to Alcatraz and Fisherman’s Wharf, from Union Square to the historic Cable Cars, Chinatown and the Golden Gate Bridge – the city is bursting with things to see and do.

Suggested Hotel: The Hyatt Fishermans Wharf

Days 4 & 5 Carmel / Monterey  (125 miles)

Collect your hire car from the downtown location and set off to discover the iconic Pacific Highway 1 which follows the spectacular coastline to the enchanting seaside towns of Monterey and Carmel by the sea, known for their breath-taking scenery and artistic history and packed with waterfront activities.

Suggested Hotel:  The Monterey plaza

Days 6 & 7 Pismo Beach (100 miles) 

Feeling refreshed after a good night’s sleep you’ll enjoy a leisurely drive down the Big Sur coast line towards the sleepy villages of Cambria and San Simeon for your next stop. San Simeon is home to Hearst Castle, the grandiose estate of publisher William Randolph Hearst and is well worth a visit.

Suggested Hotel:  Dolphin Resort Resort

Days 8 & 9 Santa Barbara (118 miles)   

Continue your journey to Santa Barbara, perched between the ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, where we suggest you relax for two nights in this beautiful sea side town giving you time to explore the shops and restaurants, or to simply enjoy a walk along the beach or the Santa Barbara Pier.

Suggested Hotel:  Four Seasons Biltmore

Days 10 to 12 Los Angeles (150 miles)

Los Angeles is home to many famous attractions in a relatively concentrated space. Your choices include Hollywood, amusement parks, architectural landmarks, art museums and galleries, beaches, parks, hiking and shopping, to name a few.  A region of great diversity where you’ll discover a world of culinary adventures.

Suggested Hotel:  Andaz West Hollywood

Days 13 & 14 San Diego (120 miles) 

Recreation in San Diego revolves around the beach, with activities including swimming, surfing, snorkelling, sailing, and sport fishing to skateboarding, sunbathing, roller-blading, hiking, and biking. Home to museums, a world-renowned zoo, theme parks, famous golf courses, and a lively theatre scene, as well as great food, shopping and night-life in the historic downtown quarter.

Suggested Hotel:  Catamaran Resort

Day 15 Fly home from San Diego to Heathrow 

Enquire about a Pacific Highway 1 America Fly Drive Holiday  by calling 01243 779 737 or complete our enquiry form below.





  • We have suggested a suitable number of nights in each location but we can alter the duration to suit your personal requirements.
  • We will suggest 4* hotels throughout, all in good locations, the standard can be altered if you prefer a more luxurious hotel or more modest accommodation.
  • Car hire: we offer a full range of models from 2 door compacts to a Mustang Convertible
  • We will use our knowledge of America to advise on places you should stop and see recommending bars and restaurants you should visit and ensure you have everything you require for a perfect holiday.


If this itinerary isn't exactly what you are looking for let us tailor make an America holiday specific to  your personal requirements, if you are looking for ideas and inspiration then follow the links below to browse through some of our other America Holiday itineraries we have created for previous clients then call us on 01243 779 737 to speak to a human being.

Link to California Holiday Suggestions

Please note, all visitors to the USA are required, by law, to complete an online ESTA form prior to travel, one form must be completed for each member of the family and or party. The US government charges a fee of $14.00 for ESTA applications.

For your financial security all holidays created by Time and Place Luxury Holidays are covered under the Civil Aviation ATOL protection scheme.