16 days in Charleston, Chicago & Las Vegas Itinerary

16 days in Charleston, Chicago & Las Vegas Itinerary

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16 days in Charleston, Chicago & Las Vegas Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h
1
Charleston
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to H. L. Hunley, steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument, and snap pictures at Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Charleston day trip planning app .

London, UK to Charleston is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in September: high temperatures in Charleston hover around 34°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trip

H. L. Hunley
Highlights from your plan
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument

5
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Explore Chicago's surroundings by going to Route 66 Shield Mural (in Pontiac) and The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial (in Marseilles). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain.

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Traveling by flight from Charleston to Chicago takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Charleston to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Charleston in September: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Oak Park, The American Toby Jug Museum, Route 66 Shield Mural, The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

6
nights
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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, get interesting insight from Tours, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas planning app .

You can fly from Chicago to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas is minus 2 hours. In September, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than Chicago - with highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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