14 days in New York City, San Francisco & Chicago Itinerary

14 days in New York City, San Francisco & Chicago Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States vacation planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

14 days in New York City, San Francisco & Chicago Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + bus:  18​h 45​min
1
New York City
— Few hours
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
3
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

few
hours
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
On the 3rd (Sun), take a stroll through SoHo, browse the eclectic array of goods at Chelsea Market, and then get a taste of the local shopping with West Village.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip planner.

New Delhi, India to New York City is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 10 hours. When traveling from New Delhi in June, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in New York City: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 21°C at night. On the 3rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
West Village ©
West Village
SoHo ©
SoHo
Chelsea Market ©
Chelsea Market

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Oxbow Public Market and Haight-Ashbury. Step off the beaten path and head to Bodega Dunes and Big Basin Redwoods State Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Charles M. Schulz Museum (in Santa Rosa), Dry Creek Vineyard (in Healdsburg) and Francis Ford Coppola Winery (in Geyserville). Spend the 8th (Fri) exploring nature at Golden Gate National Recreation Area. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Bodega Head, appreciate the views at Sonoma Valley, and learn about winemaking at VJB Cellars.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to San Francisco is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New York City in June, things will get slightly colder in San Francisco: highs are around 25°C and lows about 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Bodega Dunes, Dry Creek Vineyard, Charles M. Schulz Museum, Sonoma Valley, Francis Ford Coppola Winery
Highlights from your plan
Big Basin Redwoods State Park ©
Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Bodega Dunes ©
Bodega Dunes
Bodega Head ©
Bodega Head

5
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Prarie States Winery and John Deere Historic Site. For shopping fun, head to South Bend Farmer's Market or Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chicago: Starved Rock State Park (in Utica), Tom's Farm Market and Greenhouse (in Huntley) and St. Julian Winery-Union Pier (in Union Pier). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Silver Beach County Park, explore the galleries of Chicago Cultural Center, learn about winemaking at Lemon Creek Winery, and look for gifts at Stateline Blueberries.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from San Francisco to Chicago in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in June; daily highs in Chicago reach 32°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Michigan City, South Bend, Prairie States Winery, John Deere Historic Site, Riverwalk Lot
Highlights from your plan
Starved Rock State Park ©
Starved Rock State Park
Silver Beach County Park ©
Silver Beach County Park
Chicago Cultural Center ©
Chicago Cultural Center

Similar Plans

17 days in Seattle & New York City BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES May, kids, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in New York City & San Francisco BY A USER FROM GREECE July, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in Atlanta, New York City & Orlando BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in New York City, Washington DC & Flushing BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in California BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND October, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in New York City, Las Vegas & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, teens, kids, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM GEORGIA May, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Jersey City & New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans