10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Rugby
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  11​h
End: Chicago

2
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, explore the striking landscape at Cabrillo Tide Pools, and step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the San Diego journey planner.

Chicago to San Diego is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Chicago in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 64°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): make an unforgettable trip to Downtown Disney and then make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience the excitement of Radiator Springs Racers and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Anaheim road trip website .

Traveling by car from San Diego to Anaheim takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in June, expect nights in Anaheim to be about the same, around 64°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 82°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

1
night
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 13th (Sat), get a taste of the local shopping with Lookout Studio and then hike along Bright Angel Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along East Rim Drive, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Anaheim to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Anaheim to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Expect cooler evenings in Grand Canyon National Park when traveling from Anaheim in June, with lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

1
night
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas driving holiday planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 103°F, while nights are warmer with lows around 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rugby.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

1
night
Rugby

Rugby ©
Rugby is a city in, and the county seat of, Pierce County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Geographical Center of North America and then examine the collection at Prairie Village Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rugby online tour itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Las Vegas to Rugby. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Rugby. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in June, with highs in Rugby at 72°F and lows at 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rugby

Museums
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Prairie Village Museum ©
Prairie Village Museum
Geographical Center of North America ©

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