15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Chicago
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Covington
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Monterey
— 3 nights
+2
shuttle + foot + Fly:  15​h
End: Manchester

1
night
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago day trip website .

Manchester, UK to Chicago is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Manchester to Chicago, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in September, expect Chicago to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Covington.

Things to do in Chicago

#Museums, #Childrens Museums, #Parks
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

1
day
Covington

Covington ©
Covington is a city and the county seat of Newton County, Georgia, located 35 miles east of Atlanta. On the 15th (Sat), look for gifts at Town Square Olive Oil & Balsamic Vinegar.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Covington trip builder tool .

Explore your travel options from Chicago to Covington with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in Covington are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Covington

#Shopping
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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Lafayette Cemetery No.1. Your inner history buff will appreciate Oak Alley Plantation and St. Louis Cathedral. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of French Quarter, explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, and see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans road trip website .

Explore your travel options from Covington to New Orleans with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Covington to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Covington in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 33°C in New Orleans. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vacherie
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Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

2
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bright Angel Trail and South Kaibab Trail. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, and trek along Rim Trail.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in September, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are cooler (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): look and learn at Griffith Observatory, then get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

3
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cannery Row and Mission San Antonio de Padua. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Point Lobos and McWay Falls. When in Monterey, make a side trip to see Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park in Big Sur, approximately 1 hour away. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Carmel River State Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Breakwater, admire all the interesting features of Seventeen Mile Drive, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Monterey journey maker website .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Monterey in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in September; daily highs in Monterey reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Monterey

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Carmel, Big Sur, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, Mission San Antonio de Padua
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Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Mission San Antonio de Padua ©
Mission San Antonio de Padua
Cannery Row ©
Cannery Row

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