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31 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & Chicago Itinerary
Los Angeles— 11 nights
Las Vegas— 10 nights
Chicago— 7 nights
Fly: 11h 30min
City of Angels
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.Get outdoors at El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santa Monica Pier and Avila Adobe. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately 30 minutes away. Pack the 7th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, and browse the exhibits of La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.
For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip builder website .
Manchester, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Manchester to Los Angeles. Traveling from Manchester in June, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.
Things to do in Los Angeles
Pasadena, The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.Museum-lovers will get to explore The Mob Museum and Pinball Hall of Fame. Get some cultural insight at The Strip and The Neon Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Clark County Heritage Museum (in Henderson), Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Hoover Dam (in Boulder City). The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, snap pictures at Hoover Dam Bypass, and examine the collection at The National Atomic Testing Museum.
To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker site .
You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 46°C to lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Chicago.
Things to do in Las Vegas
Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Clark County Heritage Museum, Hoover Dam, Valley of Fire State Park
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.Get some cultural insight at The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. Millennium Park and Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: Willow Crest Golf Club (in Oak Brook), Gaylord Building Historic Site (in Lockport) and Riverwalk Lot (in Naperville). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Field Museum, admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, and wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile.
For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Chicago trip itinerary site .
Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Chicago takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Chicago, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Chicago
Oak Park, Willow Crest Golf Club, Grosse Point Lighthouse, Riverwalk Lot, Gaylord Building Historic Site
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