16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
5
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Getty Center The Publications and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Avila Adobe. The adventure continues: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, take an in-depth tour of Autry Museum of the American West, see the interesting displays at GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE, and explore the world behind art at Norton Simon Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles route planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Los Angeles. February in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Norton Simon Museum
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
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.
The Strip and The Neon Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore and learn at The Mob Museum and Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. Next up on the itinerary: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, try your luck at MGM Grand, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and have fun at Paris Las Vegas.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas travel route planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in February; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 65°F and lows reach 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Parks
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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.
To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Colorado Springs road trip website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Colorado Springs by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Colorado Springs, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of 57°F to lows of 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 3rd (Sat), engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Field Museum and then take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago vacation planner.

You can fly from Colorado Springs to Chicago in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to Chicago is 1 hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in March, expect nights in Chicago to be about the same, around 32°F, while days are little chillier, around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Neighborhoods
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Field Museum ©
Field Museum
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Get some cultural insight at Fisherman's Wharf and Exploratorium. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Chicago to San Francisco in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to San Francisco, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in March; daily highs in San Francisco reach 64°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Neighborhoods Childrens Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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