3 days in Grafton & Alton Itinerary

3 days in Grafton & Alton Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Illinois trip itinerary planner

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Fly to St Louis Lambert International Airport, Drive to Grafton
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Grafton
— 1 night
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Alton
— 1 night
Drive to St Louis Lambert International Airport, Fly to New York City

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Grafton

— 1 night
Grafton is the oldest city in Jersey County, Illinois, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at TreeHouse Wildlife Center, then admire the majestic nature at Pere Marquette State Park, and then learn about winemaking at Aerie's Winery.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Grafton trip itinerary planner.

New York City to Grafton is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Grafton due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grafton, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 67°F. On the 5th (Sat), you'll travel to Alton.

Things to do in Grafton

Parks · Wineries · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Alton

— 1 night
Alton is a city on the Mississippi River in Madison County, Illinois, United States, about 15mi north of St. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): look for gifts at Mississippi Mud Pottery, take a memorable drive along Great Rivers Scenic Route, and then don't miss a visit to Haskell Playhouse. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site and then don't miss a visit to World's Largest Catsup Bottle.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Alton trip builder.

You can drive from Grafton to Alton in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alton

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip