18 days in Los Angeles & Chicago Itinerary

18 days in Los Angeles & Chicago Itinerary

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18 days in Los Angeles & Chicago Itinerary

Oslo
Fly:  14​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 11 nights
Fly:  7​h
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
Oslo

10
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more). Pack the 9th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

Oslo, Norway to Los Angeles is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Oslo in May, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica, Norton Simon Museum
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications

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: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, make a trip to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Chicago takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Los Angeles in May since evenings lows in Chicago dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough 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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