2 days in Chicago & Indianapolis Itinerary

2 days in Chicago & Indianapolis Itinerary

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2 days in Chicago & Indianapolis Itinerary

Start: Chicago
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Chicago
— 1 day
bus:  3​h 30​min
2
Indianapolis
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Chicago

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 15th (Sat), enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and finally explore and take pictures at Wrigley Field.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Chicago. In June, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore and take pictures at Victory Field, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, and finally make a trip to Central Canal.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Indianapolis tour website .

Getting from Chicago to Indianapolis by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Indianapolis due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in June, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Fun & Games Museums Childrens Museums
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Room Escape Games
Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Victory Field ©
Victory Field

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