8 days in Chicago Itinerary

8 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.
The Art Institute of Chicago and Millennium Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visiting Starved Rock State Park and Geneva Lake Shore Path will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: Matthiessen State Park (in Utica), Silver Beach County Park (in Saint Joseph) and Grand Mere State Park (in Stevensville). The adventure continues: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, examine the collection at The Field Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sacred Heart, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Chicago Riverwalk.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Chicago vacation builder.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. August in Chicago sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

South Bend, Utica, Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, Grand Mere State Park, Silver Beach County Park
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Park
The Art Institute of Chicago
Starved Rock State Park

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