13 days in Midwest Itinerary

13 days in Midwest Itinerary

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Rockbridge
— 1 night
Drive
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Sandusky
— 1 night
Drive
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Chicago
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Wisconsin Dells
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Munising
— 2 nights
Fly
6
Keystone
— 2 nights
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Rockbridge

Rockbridge is an unincorporated community in eastern Good Hope Township, Hocking County, Ohio, United States. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable tour with Tours, identify plant and animal life at Rock Bridge, and then identify plant and animal life at Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Rockbridge fast, fun, and easy.

Atlanta to Rockbridge is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Atlanta in July, expect Rockbridge to be little chillier, temps between 82°F and 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Sandusky.

Things to do in Rockbridge

Wildlife · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Zipline
5.0
Rock Bridge
Wildlife Area
Rock Bridge
4.5

1
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Sandusky

Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
On the 21st (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Osborn Recreation Area, then find something for the whole family at Cedar Point, and then contemplate the long history of Eleutheros Cooke House and Garden.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sandusky trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rockbridge to Sandusky takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In July, daytime highs in Sandusky are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Chicago.

Things to do in Sandusky

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Cedar Point ©
Water Park
Cedar Point
4.2

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nights
Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, make a trip to Millennium Park, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and admire the striking features of 360 Chicago Observation Deck.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago travel planner.

Drive from Sandusky to Chicago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July in Chicago, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip
Millennium Park
Must see
Millennium Park
4.8

2
nights
Wisconsin Dells

Waterpark Capital of the World

Named after a nearby scenic gorge famous for its steep sandstone formations, Wisconsin Dells features more than 20 water parks, making it one of the most popular vacation areas in this region.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): meet the residents at Wisconsin Deer Park, get interesting insight from Tours, and then get interesting insight from Tours. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a splash at Noah's Ark Water Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Wisconsin Dells itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Chicago to Wisconsin Dells takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Chicago in July, Wisconsin Dells is a bit cooler at night with lows of 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Munising.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
Highlights from your trip
©
Zipline
Zipline
4.9

2
nights
Munising

Munising is a city on the southern shore of Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then get engrossed in the history at Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sand Point Beach, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Miners Castle Rock. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Munising trip planner.

Getting from Wisconsin Dells to Munising by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Wisconsin Dells to Munising, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Wisconsin Dells in July, plan for little chillier days in Munising, with highs around 74°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Munising

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Keystone

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Big Thunder Gold Mine, take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake, and finally stroll through Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along Iron Mountain Road and then cruise along Needles Highway.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Keystone road trip planning app.

You can fly from Munising to Keystone in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Munising to Keystone, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Munising in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Keystone, with highs around 80°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Geologic Formation
Needles Eye Tunnel
4.9
Sylvan Lake ©
Water Body
Sylvan Lake
4.8

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