2 days in Makanda Itinerary

2 days in Makanda Itinerary

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Makanda is a village in Jackson County, Illinois, United States. You've now added Blue Sky Vineyard to your itinerary. On the 4th (Fri), make a trip to Bald Knob Cross of Peace, admire the majestic nature at Giant City State Park, then learn about winemaking at Blue Sky Vineyard, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge. On your second day here, stroll around Fort Defiance Park, then do a tasting at StarView Vineyards, and then learn about winemaking at Owl Creek Vineyard.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Makanda day trip tool .

Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

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Side Trips

Cobden, Bald Knob Cross of Peace, Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge, Fort Defiance Park
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Blue Sky Vineyard ©
Blue Sky Vineyard
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Giant City State Park