Chicago and Los Angeles is a particularly good holiday combination, not least because these destinations lie at either end of Route 66 - one of the world's most famous road trips!
While you can simply fly from Chicago to LA, it's definitely worth considering travelling by road, if you have time. This way, you can not only visit both destinations, but also tackle one of the best-loved road trips on the planet in the process!
Spanning 2,448 miles, Route 66 has an important place in the nation's history. As well as being one of the country's original highways, it was a major artery during the Dust Bowl of the 1930s, when American citizens migrated west in droves. Now, it is one of the most iconic road trip routes of all time.
Beginning in Chicago, the Mother Road winds its way through an incredible eight states and three time zones! Here at Bon Voyage, we can offer you a detailed Route 66 itinerary from Chicago to Los Angeles, complete with car hire and stops at some of the most exciting towns and cities along the way.
Whether you decide to tackle Route 66 or not, you can look forward to having an amazing time in Chicago. Not only does this city have lots of spectacular architecture, but it's home to some beautiful leafy parks, not to mention excellent restaurants and great shopping. So, just what shouldn't you miss while you're here?
Los Angeles is an amazing holiday destination. Home to the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, beautiful beaches and the end of Route 66 (which officially stops at Santa Monica Pier), this region is packed with things to do and see. Here are some of the top things to add to your to-do list.
If you can't wait to start planning your holiday to Chicago and LA, give us a call today - you can call free on 0800 316 3012 to speak to one of our friendly experts. Alternatively, why not ask us to give you a call at a time that suits you? We look forward to helping you plan the trip of a lifetime!