5 days in Chicago, Los Angeles & Paris Itinerary

5 days in Chicago, Los Angeles & Paris Itinerary

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Chicago, United States
— 1 night
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Los Angeles, United States
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 1 night

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Chicago, United States

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Reliance Building and then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago. Here are some ideas for day two: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, thenget your game on at Team vs Time, thentake in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Park.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Chicago trip planner.

New York City to Chicago is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Chicago. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in January, with highs in Chicago at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
On the 25th (Sat), get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood and then examine the collection at The Getty Center.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in January; daily highs in Los Angeles reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Paris itinerary maker.

Getting from Los Angeles to Paris by flight takes about 14 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Paris. When traveling from Los Angeles in January, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in Paris: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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