19 days in San Francisco & Chicago Itinerary

19 days in San Francisco & Chicago Itinerary

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19 days in San Francisco & Chicago Itinerary

Manila, Luzon
Fly:  21​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 10 nights
Fly:  6​h
Chicago
— 6 nights
Fly:  31​h
Manila, Luzon

10
days
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Wine Tours & Tastings in Napa, about 1:10 hours away. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and admire the masterpieces at Palace of Fine Arts Theatre.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Francisco tour planner.

Manila, Philippines to San Francisco is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Manila to San Francisco, you'll gain 16 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, San Francisco is colder than Manila - with highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Museums

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Accommodations
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Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

6
days
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for sightseeing, museums, historic sites, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lincoln Park Zoo, and get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Chicago trip planner.

Do a combination of subway and flight from San Francisco to Chicago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Chicago is 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago ©
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

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