3 days in Kansas City & Chicago Itinerary

3 days in Kansas City & Chicago Itinerary

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3 days in Kansas City & Chicago Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
1
Kansas City
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Kansas City

1
day
Kansas City

The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get your game on at Blade & Timber, stroll around Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, then have some family-friendly fun at Blade & Timber, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kansas City vacation planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Kansas City. In June in Kansas City, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Kansas City

Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, Blade & Timber
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Room Escape Games
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead ©
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, then meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, and finally admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate, then admire all the interesting features of Millennium Park, and finally explore and take pictures at Wrigley Field.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Chicago trip tool .

You can fly from Kansas City to Chicago in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kansas City in June: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 81°F and lows are around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

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