16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Wichita
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Indianapolis
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Cincinnati
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Berea
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Louisville
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Galena
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Wichita

2
nights
Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Indianapolis Museum of Art. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Nashville, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then trek along Salt Creek Trail.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Indianapolis tour itinerary planning tool .

Wichita to Indianapolis is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Wichita in June; daily highs in Indianapolis reach 82°F and lows reach 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nashville
Highlights from your plan
Indianapolis Museum of Art ©
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indiana Historical Society ©
Indiana Historical Society
Nashville ©
Nashville

2
nights
Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Jungle Jim's International Market, then revel in the low prices at Cincinnati Premium Outlets, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Findlay Market.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cincinnati trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Indianapolis to Cincinnati takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Cincinnati sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Berea.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Cincinnati Premium Outlets, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Jungle Jim's Eastgate ©
Jungle Jim's Eastgate
Findlay Market ©
Findlay Market

3
nights
Berea

Berea ©
Berea is a home rule-class city in Madison County, Kentucky, in the United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea and Cumberland Falls State Resort Park. Let the collections at Berea Arts Council and Three Forks Historical Center capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Berea: Natural Bridge State Resort Park (in Slade), Kentucky Soaps and Such (in Stanford) and William Whitley House (in Stanley). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Berea trip planner .

You can drive from Cincinnati to Berea in 2 hours. In June in Berea, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Berea

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Three Forks Historical Center, Natural Bridge State Resort Park, William Whitley House, Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
Highlights from your plan
Natural Bridge State Resort Park ©
Natural Bridge State Resort Park
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill ©
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park ©
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park

2
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 15th (Mon), examine the collection at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, then stroll the grounds of Cave Hill Cemetery, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern. On your second day here, stop by Muth's Candies, snap pictures at The Big Four Bridge, see the interesting displays at Muhammad Ali Center, then examine the collection at Frazier History Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at 21c Museum Hotel.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Louisville tour site .

Drive from Berea to Louisville in 2 hours. June in Louisville sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cave Hill Cemetery ©
Cave Hill Cemetery
Muhammad Ali Center ©
Muhammad Ali Center
Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get some historical perspective at Millennium Park and Chicago Riverwalk. Get outdoors at Indiana Dunes State Park and Michigan City Beach. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, explore and take pictures at Wrigley Field, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip planning website .

Fly from Louisville to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Louisville in June, you will find days in Chicago are a bit cooler (81°F), and nights are about the same (63°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Galena.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Michigan City Beach, Indiana Dunes State Park
Highlights from your plan
Chicago Riverwalk ©
Chicago Riverwalk
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Indiana Dunes State Park ©
Indiana Dunes State Park

2
nights
Galena

Galena ©
Galena is the largest city in and the county seat of Jo Daviess County, Illinois, with a population of 3,429 at the 2010 census. On the 20th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Root Beer Revelry, view the masterpieces at River Bend Gallery, stop by Great American Popcorn Company, then examine the collection at The Old Blacksmith Shop, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dickeyville Grotto, and finally see the interesting displays at National Brewery Museum. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Horseshoe Mound, then get a taste of the local shopping with Mangelsen - Images of Nature Gallery, and then admire the majestic nature at Maquoketa Caves State Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Galena trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Chicago to Galena in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Galena are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Galena

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Dickeyville Grotto, Maquoketa Caves State Park, National Brewery Museum
Highlights from your plan
Maquoketa Caves State Park ©
Maquoketa Caves State Park
Dickeyville Grotto ©
Dickeyville Grotto
National Brewery Museum ©
National Brewery Museum

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