14 days in Chicago & Bethlehem Itinerary

14 days in Chicago & Bethlehem Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dallas
Drive:  15 h 30 min
1
Chicago
— 6 nights
Drive:  12 h 15 min
2
Bethlehem
— 5 nights
Drive:  25 h
End: Dallas

6
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chicago: Saint Joseph (Whirlpool Compass Fountain & Silver Beach Carousel). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, take in the waterfront at Navy Pier, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Park Zoo, and stroll around Millennium Park.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago trip itinerary maker website.

Dallas to Chicago is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Dallas in July: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 83°F and lows are around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bethlehem.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Saint Joseph
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

5
nights
Bethlehem

Bethlehem ©
Listed among "Money" magazine's "Top 100 Places to Live," Bethlehem is dominated by shopping and the state's largest casino resort.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tannersville (Camelback Mountain Adventures & Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark), Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Valley Forge National Historical Park (in Valley Forge). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Ricketts Glen State Park, make a splash at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, take in the dramatic natural features at Crystal Cave, and get a taste of the local shopping with SteelStacks.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bethlehem trip planning app.

You can fly from Chicago to Bethlehem in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Bethlehem is 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Bethlehem are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. On the 2nd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bethlehem

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Allentown, Tannersville, Bushkill Falls, Ricketts Glen State Park, Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Ricketts Glen State Park ©
Ricketts Glen State Park
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Valley Forge National Historical Park

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