21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Los Angeles
— 5 nights
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San Diego
— 4 nights
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Chicago
— 3 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and Exploratorium. Spend the 17th (Wed) exploring nature at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, go for a walk through Lombard Street, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and catch a live event at Oracle Park.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Doha, Qatar to San Francisco is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -11 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Doha in July: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 26°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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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.
Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park will thrill your kids. Pack the 21st (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum, and engage your brain at California Science Center.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like SeaWorld San Diego and Balboa Park. There's still lots to do: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, take a tour of Maritime Museum of San Diego, and stroll through La Jolla Cove.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the San Diego online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are little chillier, around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Family-friendly places like Museum of Science and Industry and Lincoln Park Zoo will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take in the waterfront at Navy Pier, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, and admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Chicago using our trip planner.

You can fly from San Diego to Chicago in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Chicago, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Ernest Hemingway Birthplace
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

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