43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Chicago
— 9 nights
2
Medora
— 9 nights
3
Las Vegas
— 9 nights
4
New York City
— 13 nights

9
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Magnificent Mile and Harlem Irving Plaza Mall. Bring the kids along to Field Museum and Museum of Science and Industry. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: Starved Rock State Park (in Utica), Severson Dells Nature Center (in Rockford) and Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve (in Cherry Valley). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, identify plant and animal life at Cowles Bog, do a tasting at Carpenter Creek Cellars, and stroll around Millennium Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago online tour itinerary planner.

Howell to Chicago is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Howell to Chicago. In February, daytime highs in Chicago are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Medora.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area, Grant Park, Starved Rock State Park, Harlem Irving Plaza Mall, Silver Beach County Park
Highlights from your plan
Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve ©
Kishwaukee River Forest Preserve
Starved Rock State Park ©
Starved Rock State Park
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

9
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Museum-lovers will appreciate O'Fallon Historical Museum and Billings County Court House Museum. Get some cultural insight at Painted Canyon Overlook and Chateau de Mores State Historic Site. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Medora: Theodore Roosevelt National Park (Elkhorn Ranch Site & Peaceful Valley). Spend the 15th (Fri) exploring nature at Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore by horseback at Maah Daah Hey Trail, take a memorable drive along Little Missouri National Grassland, tee off at Bully Pulpit Golf Course, and stop by Prairie Fire Pottery.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Medora online journey planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Chicago to Medora in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Chicago in February: high temperatures in Medora hover around °F and lows are around °F. You will leave for Las Vegas on the 19th (Tue).

Things to do in Medora

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Prairie Fire Pottery, O'Fallon Historical Museum
Highlights from your plan
South Unit ©
South Unit
Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
O'Fallon Historical Museum ©
O'Fallon Historical Museum

9
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.
Get in touch with nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Willow Beach. Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah and The Mob Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Grapevine Mesa Joshua Trees (in Meadview), Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (in Amargosa Valley) and Boulder City (Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum & Tom Devlin's Monster Museum). There's much more to do: shop like a local with The Strip, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, and browse the different shops at The Forum Shops at Caesars.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas vacation maker tool.

Do a combination of car and flight from Medora to Las Vegas in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Medora in February, with highs in Las Vegas at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Boulder City, Grapevine Mesa Joshua Trees, Little Finland, Searchlight Historical Museum, Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge ©
Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah ©
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah

13
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Take a break from the city and head to Ponquogue Beach and Shinnecock East County Park. Kids will enjoy The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville), Sussex (High Point Cross Country Ski Center & High Point State Park) and Cragsmoor (Ice Caves and Verkeerderkill Falls Trail Hike & Sam's Point Preserve). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, browse the eclectic array of goods at Chelsea Market, look for all kinds of wild species at The Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor, and take a stroll through Times Square.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the New York City online journey maker.

Getting from Las Vegas to New York City by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. When traveling from Las Vegas in March, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in New York City: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Cutchogue, Southampton, Sussex, Easton, Cragsmoor
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

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