10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Drive:  45​min
1
Downers Grove
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h
2
Mill Run
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
3
Louisville
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Chicago

1
night
Downers Grove

Downers Grove ©
Downers Grove is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, United States. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, then admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, and then savor the flavors at Whiskey Acres Distilling Co.. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the pleasant sights at Chicago Botanic Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple, and then learn about all things military at Cantigny Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Downers Grove holiday maker app .

Chicago to Downers Grove is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in September, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mill Run.

Things to do in Downers Grove

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Oak Park, Whiskey Acres Distilling Co., Chicago Botanic Garden, Cantigny Park
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Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. ©
Whiskey Acres Distilling Co.
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio ©
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace ©
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace

1
night
Mill Run

Mill Run ©
Springfield Township is a township in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Run Nature Reserve and then contemplate the long history of Fallingwater.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Mill Run trip maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Downers Grove to Mill Run. The time zone difference when traveling from Downers Grove to Mill Run is 1 hour. Traveling from Downers Grove in September, Mill Run is slightly colder at night with lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Mill Run

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Bear Run Nature Reserve ©
Bear Run Nature Reserve
Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater

2
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): sample the fine beverages at Lux Row Distillers, then see the interesting displays at Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum, then see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the fine beverages at Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co, then explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, and then gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Louisville day trip app .

Getting from Mill Run to Louisville by combination of taxi and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In September, Louisville is a bit warmer than Mill Run - with highs of 82°F and lows of 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Louisville

Tours Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum, Lux Row Distillers
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Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum ©
Distillery Tours
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Getting from Louisville to Las Vegas by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Louisville to Las Vegas, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Louisville in October; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 82°F and lows reach 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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