3 days in Land of Lincoln Itinerary

3 days in Land of Lincoln Itinerary

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Tuscola
— 1 day
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Springfield
— 2 nights

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Tuscola

Tuscola ©
Tuscola is a city in Douglas County, Illinois, United States. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): stop by Beachy's Bulk Foods and then revel in the low prices at Outlets at Tuscola.

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Indianapolis to Tuscola is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Indianapolis to Tuscola due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Tuscola are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Springfield.

Things to do in Tuscola

Shopping

Side Trip

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Beachy's Bulk Foods ©
Beachy's Bulk Foods
Outlets at Tuscola ©
Outlets at Tuscola

2
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Springfield

Springfield ©

Flower City

Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): contemplate the long history of Dana-Thomas House, get a sense of history and politics at Old State Capitol, then browse the exhibits of Lincoln Home National Historic Site, and finally steep yourself in history at Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices State Historic Site. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, then make a trip to Lincoln Tomb & War Memorials, then examine the collection at Illinois State Museum, and finally stop by Scheels.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Springfield travel planner.

You can drive from Tuscola to Springfield in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Springfield are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Springfield

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