3 days in Chicago, Utah & Montana Itinerary

3 days in Chicago, Utah & Montana Itinerary

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Start: Chicago
1
Chicago
— 1 day
Fly:  5 h 45 min
2
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Chicago


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1
day
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 3rd (Fri), make a trip to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, take in panoramic vistas at 360 Chicago Observation Deck, thenmake a trip to Millennium Park, and finally explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Chicago trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Chicago. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

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
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

1
night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
On the 4th (Sat), take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Square.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Salt Lake City route builder.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Salt Lake City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in July, expect nights in Salt Lake City to be about the same, around 70°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 95°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon

1
night
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls and then trek along Iceberg Lake Trail.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to Glacier National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. When traveling from Salt Lake City in July, plan for slightly colder days in Glacier National Park, with highs around 85°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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