13 days in Chicago & Miami Itinerary

13 days in Chicago & Miami Itinerary

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13 days in Chicago & Miami Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Chicago
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Miami
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London

6
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Millennium Park and Marquette Building. Step out of the city life by going to Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm and Lincoln Park Zoo. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire the landmark architecture of 360 Chicago Observation Deck, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, and examine the collection at The Field Museum.

Before you visit Chicago, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

London, UK to Chicago is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Chicago is minus 6 hours. Traveling from London in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Chicago: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm, Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio ©
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
Marquette Building ©
Marquette Building

4
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Popular historic sites such as Lincoln Road and Barnacle State Historic Site are in your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Shark Valley and South Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Miami side-trips: Hollywood Beach (in Hollywood), Fort Lauderdale Beach (in Fort Lauderdale) and Everglades National Park (Anhinga Trail & Florida Everglades Bass Fishing Charters). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace, enjoy the sand and surf at Haulover Beach Park, and head outdoors with Venetian Pool.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Miami travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Chicago to Miami by combination of flight and bus takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and tram; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Miami due to the time zone difference. In September, Miami is a bit warmer than Chicago - with highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Haulover Beach Park, Hollywood Beach
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South Beach ©
South Beach
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail

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