3 days in Decorah & Springfield Itinerary

3 days in Decorah & Springfield Itinerary

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3 days in Decorah & Springfield Itinerary

Start: New Orleans
Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
1
Decorah
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
2
Springfield
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: New Orleans

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night
Decorah

Decorah ©
Decorah is a city in and the county seat of Winneshiek County, Iowa, United States. For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Decorah road trip planner .

New Orleans to Decorah is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from New Orleans in June, you will find days in Decorah are a bit cooler (77°F), and nights are much colder (59°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Springfield.

Things to do in Decorah

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Bily Clocks Museum
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Bily Clocks Museum ©
Bily Clocks Museum
Decorah Fish Hatchery ©
Decorah Fish Hatchery

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day
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Dana-Thomas House, take an in-depth tour of Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Lincoln Home National Historic Site.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Springfield journey planner .

You can drive from Decorah to Springfield in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Decorah in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Springfield, with highs around 86°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Springfield

Museums Historic Sites
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Lincoln Home National Historic Site ©
Dana-Thomas House ©
Dana-Thomas House

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