14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seattle
— 2 nights
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
4
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
5
Custer
— 1 night
6
Chicago
— 2 nights

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, thenshop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take a stroll through Pike Place Market.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip builder app.

New York City to Seattle is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City to Seattle, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New York City in August since evenings lows in Seattle dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, stroll around Golden Gate Park, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco planner.

Getting from Seattle to San Francisco by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. September in San Francisco sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 36 minutes away. Pack the 7th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, appreciate the history behind Guitar Center, examine the collection at GRAMMY Museum, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in September: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): examine the collection at Penrose Heritage Museum, thenwalk around Garden of the Gods, and then find something for the whole family at North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Colorado Springs takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in September: high temperatures in Colorado Springs hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Custer.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Penrose Heritage Museum ©
Penrose Heritage Museum
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop ©
North Pole Colorado Santa’s Workshop

1
night
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, thentake in the awesome beauty at Black Elk Peak, and then explore the activities along Sylvan Lake.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Custer trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Custer takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Colorado Springs in September: high temperatures in Custer hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Custer

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Black Elk Peak
Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Black Elk Peak ©
Black Elk Peak
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake

2
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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get to know the resident critters at Lincoln Park Zoo, make a trip to Millennium Park, thenexplore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, and then don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Chicago trip tool.

You can fly from Custer to Chicago in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Custer in September, expect Chicago to be somewhat warmer, temps between °F and °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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