16 days in Las Vegas, Chicago & Charleston Itinerary

16 days in Las Vegas, Chicago & Charleston Itinerary

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16 days in Las Vegas, Chicago & Charleston Itinerary

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

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Boulder City (Tom Devlin's Monster Museum & Hoover Dam) and Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton). The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary tool .

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Expect warmer weather when traveling from London in September: highs in Las Vegas hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Boulder City, Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Venture out of the city with trips to Alter Brewing Company (in Downers Grove) and Prairie Wolf Slough (in Highland Park). The adventure continues: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, contemplate the long history of Pleasant Home, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and admire the landmark architecture of 360 Chicago Observation Deck.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Chicago tour itinerary builder website .

Fly from Las Vegas to Chicago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Chicago is 2 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect Chicago to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Oak Park, Evanston, Alter Brewing Company, Prairie Wolf Slough
Highlights from your plan
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

4
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, admire the natural beauty at Battery & White Point Gardens, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and make a trip to Joe Riley Waterfront Park.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Charleston trip planner .

You can fly from Chicago to Charleston in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Charleston is 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in September, things will get a bit warmer in Charleston: highs are around 34°C and lows about 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

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

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