13 days in Durham, Chicago & New Orleans Itinerary

13 days in Durham, Chicago & New Orleans Itinerary

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13 days in Durham, Chicago & New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Durham
— 3 nights
Drive:  13​h 45​min
2
Chicago
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​h 15​min
3
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive:  14​h 15​min
End: Durham

3
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
Change things up with these side-trips from Durham: Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area (in Hillsborough), Raleigh (Pullen Park & North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences) and Conservators Center (in Burlington). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, explore and take pictures at Duke University, pause for some serene contemplation at The Chapel of the Cross, and explore the world behind art at North Carolina Museum of Art.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Durham is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Durham is minus 7 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in November: highs in Durham hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Durham

#Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Raleigh, The Chapel of the Cross, Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area, Conservators Center
Highlights from your plan
Conservators Center ©
Conservators Center
Sarah P. Duke Gardens ©
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Cameron Indoor Stadium ©
Cameron Indoor Stadium

3
nights
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, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, and don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Chicago trip builder tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Durham to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Durham to Chicago is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Durham in November, you will find days in Chicago are a bit cooler (11°C), and nights are about the same (1°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Chicago

#Museums, #Parks, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, meet the residents at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, and hunt for treasures at Frenchmen Street.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans holiday maker tool .

Fly from Chicago to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Chicago in November, plan for a bit warmer days in New Orleans, with highs around 19°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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