8 days in Lincoln & Chicago Itinerary

8 days in Lincoln & Chicago Itinerary

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8 days in Lincoln & Chicago Itinerary

Stavanger
Fly:  25​h
Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
Stavanger

1
day
Lincoln

Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Sunken Gardens, get a sense of history and politics at Nebraska State Capitol, and then admire all the interesting features of Memorial Stadium.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Lincoln trip planner.

Stavanger, Norway to Lincoln is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Stavanger to Lincoln due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Stavanger in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Lincoln, with lows of -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sunken Gardens
Memorial Stadium
Nebraska State Capitol

5
days
Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, and admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago itinerary builder.

You can fly from Lincoln to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Lincoln in November since evenings lows in Chicago dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park

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