17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly + bus:  10​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h
London

3
days
New York City

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and admire the striking features of Federal Hall.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New York City online itinerary creator.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to New York City, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in July, things will get a bit warmer in New York City: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
days
Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Chicago vacation trip planner.

Getting from New York City to Chicago by combination of bus and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Chicago. In July, daytime highs in Chicago are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago
Lincoln Park Zoo
Wrigley Field

2
days
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. On your second day here, shop like a local with The Strip, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Las Vegas travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in July, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between 46°C and 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Bellagio Fountains

4
days
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 11th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by combination of flight and train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for much colder days in Los Angeles, with highs around 32°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, then don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and then stroll through Golden Gate Park.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco vacation builder.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in July, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden

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