2 days in Illinois & Columbus Itinerary

2 days in Illinois & Columbus Itinerary

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2 days in Illinois & Columbus Itinerary

Start: Chicago
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Chicago
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h
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Columbus
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, and finally admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago tour builder app .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. In October, daytime highs in Chicago are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Columbus.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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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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Columbus

Columbus ©
More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Ohio Stadium, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then admire the natural beauty at Inniswood Metro Gardens.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Columbus trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from Chicago to Columbus by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Columbus

Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Inniswood Metro Gardens
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Inniswood Metro Gardens ©
Inniswood Metro Gardens
Room Escape Games
Ohio Stadium ©
Ohio Stadium

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