11 days in Chicago Itinerary

11 days in Chicago Itinerary

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Chicago
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Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Magnificent Mile and Millennium Park. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Art Institute of Chicago and The Field Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Silver Beach County Park (in Saint Joseph), Big Foot Beach State Park (in Lake Geneva) and Grand Mere State Park (in Stevensville). The adventure continues: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, enjoy the sand and surf at North Beach Park, immerse yourself in nature at Potato Creek State Park, and try your luck at Horseshoe Hammond Casino.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

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Side Trips

Utica, Lake Michigan, Horseshoe Hammond Casino, Grand Mere State Park, Silver Beach County Park
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Park
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Field Museum

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