15 days in Chicago & Newark Itinerary

15 days in Chicago & Newark Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States journey planner
Make it your trip
1
Chicago
— 7 nights
Fly
2
Newark
— 7 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

Chicago — 7 nights

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: Naperville Bites and Sites Food Tours (in Naperville) and University of St. Mary of the Lake (in Mundelein). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, and take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Chicago online journey planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Chicago. In October, daytime highs in Chicago are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Newark.
Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Side Trips

Newark — 7 nights

Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newark: Bronx Zoo (in Bronx), Princeton University Art Museum (in Princeton) and Center for the Urban River at Beczak (in Yonkers). And it doesn't end there: walk around Grounds For Sculpture, experience rural life at Faraway Farm Alpacas, immerse yourself in nature at Rockefeller State Park Preserve, and get engrossed in the history at Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Newark travel route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Newark takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Newark due to the time zone difference. In October, daily temperatures in Newark can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trips