14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Manchester
Fly:  17​h
Iowa City
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
Kansas City
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
Manhattan
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
Manchester

1
day
Iowa City

Iowa City ©
Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): stop by Prairie Lights, get engrossed in the history at Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, then do a tasting at Brick Arch Winery, and finally hike along Terry Trueblood Recreational Area.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Iowa City trip planner .

Manchester, UK to Iowa City is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Manchester in April, you will find days in Iowa City are somewhat warmer (20°C), and nights are about the same (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Iowa City

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trip

West Branch
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Brick Arch Winery ©
Brick Arch Winery
Prairie Lights ©
Prairie Lights

2
days
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at The Ewing and Muriel Kauffman Memorial Garden, explore the world behind art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally steep yourself in history at Union Station.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kansas City trip maker tool .

Getting from Iowa City to Kansas City by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Iowa City in April since evenings lows in Kansas City dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Manhattan.

Things to do in Kansas City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
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Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Room Escape Games

1
day
Manhattan

Manhattan ©
Manhattan is a city in northeastern Kansas in the United States, located at the junction of the Kansas River and Big Blue River. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): get curious at Flint Hills Discovery Center and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kansas State University.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Manhattan trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Kansas City to Manhattan takes 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Kansas City in April since evenings lows in Manhattan dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lincoln.

Things to do in Manhattan

Parks Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trip

Topeka
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Kansas State University ©
Kansas State University
Cedar Crest ©
Cedar Crest
Sports Center ©
Sports Center

1
day
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Nebraska State Capitol, then see the interesting displays at Museum of American Speed, and then see the interesting displays at Lester F. Larsen Tractor Test & Power Museum.

To see photos and other tourist information, refer to the Lincoln online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Manhattan to Lincoln in 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Lincoln can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Lincoln

Museums
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Museum of American Speed ©
Museum of American Speed
Nebraska State Capitol ©
Nebraska State Capitol

5
days
Chicago

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 the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, see the interesting displays at The Field Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Chicago trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Lincoln to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Lincoln in April, plan for slightly colder days in Chicago, with highs around 18°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago ©

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