12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rockford
— 2 nights
2
Chicago
— 5 nights
3
Bridgman
— 2 nights
4
Glencoe
— 2 nights

2
nights
Rockford

Rockford ©
Rockford is the third largest city in the U.S. Anderson Japanese Gardens has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Lake Le-Aqua-Na State Park and then hike along Jane Addams Recreation Trail. On your second day here, explore the engaging exhibits at Discovery Center Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Anderson Japanese Gardens, thenhave fun at Rockford Riverhawks Baseball, and finally experience rural life at Jonamac Orchard.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rockford tour itinerary maker app.

Chicago to Rockford is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Chicago.

Things to do in Rockford

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Jonamac Orchard, Jane Addams Recreation Trail, Rockford Riverhawks Baseball, Lake Le-Aqua-Na State Park
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Lake Le-Aqua-Na State Park ©
Lake Le-Aqua-Na State Park
Discovery Center Museum ©
Discovery Center Museum
Anderson Japanese Gardens ©
Anderson Japanese Gardens

5
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your list of things to see and do now includes 360 Chicago Observation Deck, Navy Pier, Field Museum, and other attractions. Explore hidden gems such as Buckingham Fountain and Six Flags Great America. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, and walk around Millennium Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Rockford to Chicago in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. In June, daytime highs in Chicago are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bridgman.

Things to do in Chicago

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trip

Six Flags Great America
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Six Flags Great America ©
Six Flags Great America
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

2
nights
Bridgman

Bridgman is a city in Berrien County in the U.S. To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bridgman trip builder site.

You can drive from Chicago to Bridgman in 1.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Bridgman. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Chicago in June since evenings lows in Bridgman dip to °F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Glencoe.

Things to do in Bridgman

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Fishing Charters & Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
Glencoe

Glencoe ©
Glencoe is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. You've now added Chicago Botanic Garden to your itinerary. On the 9th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Discovery Center and then go for a walk through Chicago Botanic Garden. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Elawa Farm, thendelve into the lush surroundings at Lake County Forest Preserves, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Grant Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Glencoe road trip site.

Traveling by car from Bridgman to Glencoe takes 2 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Bridgman to Glencoe is minus 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Glencoe can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Glencoe

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Lake Forest, Volo Bog State Natural Area, Grant Park, Volo Auto Museum, Lake County Forest Preserves
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Lake County Forest Preserves ©
Lake County Forest Preserves
Volo Bog State Natural Area ©
Volo Bog State Natural Area
Deer Grove Forest Preserve ©
Deer Grove Forest Preserve

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