15 days in Chicago & Los Angeles Itinerary

15 days in Chicago & Los Angeles Itinerary

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15 days in Chicago & Los Angeles Itinerary

Manchester
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h
Los Angeles
— 8 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
Manchester

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get in touch with nature at Silver Beach County Park and Grand Mere State Park. For shopping fun, head to The Magnificent Mile or Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets. Explore Chicago's surroundings by going to Starved Rock State Park (in Utica) and South Bend (Basilica of the Sacred Heart & Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Park, pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, admire the striking features of Robie House, and enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

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Manchester, UK to Chicago is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Manchester to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in August, things will get a bit warmer in Chicago: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

South Bend, Silver Beach County Park, Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets, Starved Rock State Park, Grand Mere State Park
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Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Starved Rock State Park
Starved Rock State Park
Silver Beach County Park ©
Silver Beach County Park

8
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Shop till you drop at Camarillo Premium Outlets and Santa Monica Farmers Market. Get in touch with nature at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Bronson Caves. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Disneyland Park (in Anaheim), Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica) and Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach). Pack the 31st (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, look for gifts at The Original Farmers Market, get lost in a book at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, and examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications.

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Traveling by flight from Chicago to Los Angeles takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier, Rodeo Drive, Disneyland Park, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
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Camarillo Premium Outlets ©
Camarillo Premium Outlets
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

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