27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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Chicago
— 5 nights
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Austin
— 4 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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San Antonio
— 3 nights

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Cantigny Park and Ernest Hemingway Birthplace. Get a sense of the local culture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Pleasant Home. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: South Bend (Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes & Basilica of the Sacred Heart). Next up on the itinerary: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile, admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Park Zoo.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Chicago travel route app.

Exeter, UK to Chicago is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Exeter to Chicago, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Parks

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Natural History Museum
Field Museum
4.5

4
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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Get some cultural insight at Texas State Capitol and The Blanton Museum of Art. You'll explore and learn at Bullock Texas State History Museum and Wild About Music. Change things up with these side-trips from Austin: Salt Lick Cellars (in Driftwood) and Hamilton Pool Preserve (in Dripping Springs). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool, grab your bike and head to Barton Creek Greenbelt, trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Austin.

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Traveling by flight from Chicago to Austin takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in July: high temperatures in Austin hover around 43°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Trails

Side Trips

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Government Building
Texas State Capitol
4.7

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
Appreciate the collections at USS Midway Museum and Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and Marston House Museum. There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, appreciate the extensive heritage of San Diego Bay Walk, stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Church.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read San Diego vacation maker app.

You can fly from Austin to San Diego in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Austin to San Diego. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Austin in July: highs in San Diego hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums
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Specialty Museum
USS Midway Museum
4.8

4
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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get outdoors at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Spring Mountains Visitor Center. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, snap pictures at Hoover Dam Bypass, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and take an in-depth tour of Titanic.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas road trip planning tool.

Fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in August, you will find days in Las Vegas are warmer (45°C), and nights are a bit warmer (29°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

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Must see
The Strip
4.1
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Specialty Museum
The Mob Museum
4.5

3
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): trek along South Kaibab Trail, then examine the collection at Kolb Studio, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point. On the next day, go for a walk through The Trail of Time and then stroll through Rim Trail.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be cooler, temps between 31°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
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Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
5.0

3
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Los Angeles

City of Angels

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 11th (Sun): look and learn at Griffith Observatory, 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. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Pacific Marine Mammal Center, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip builder.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
4.4
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Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8
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Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1

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San Antonio

San Antonio ©

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
On the 14th (Wed), Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, take in the history at Mission San Jose, and then contemplate the long history of The Guenther House Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at The Alamo, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Pacific War, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Antonio trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Antonio by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in San Antonio hover around 43°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Alamo
4.4

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