12 days in Cleveland & Chicago Itinerary

12 days in Cleveland & Chicago Itinerary

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Cleveland

Forest City

A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cedar Point (in Sandusky) and Fellows Riverside Gardens (in Youngstown). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, make a trip to A Christmas Story House, explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, and contemplate the long history of West Side Market.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cleveland day trip app.

Ottawa, Canada to Cleveland is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ottawa in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Cleveland. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums · Theme Parks · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Take a break from Chicago with a short trip to Basilica of the Sacred Heart in South Bend, about 1h 55 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, get in on the family fun at Navy Pier, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, and meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium.

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Fly from Cleveland to Chicago in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In August in Chicago, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips