3 days in Makanda Itinerary

3 days in Makanda Itinerary

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Makanda ©
Makanda is a village in Jackson County, Illinois, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour as well as Giant City State Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Garden of the Gods (in Harrisburg), Superman Statue (in Metropolis) and Paducah (Purple Toad Winery, The National Quilt Museum, & more). Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Blue Sky Vineyard, stop by Makanda Trading Company, make a trip to Bald Knob Cross of Peace, and take a peaceful walk through Shawnee National Forest.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Makanda trip itinerary tool .

In August, daily temperatures in Makanda can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Makanda

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Side Trips

Paducah, Garden of the Gods, Shawnee National Forest, Superman Statue, Bald Knob Cross of Peace
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Giant City State Park ©
Giant City State Park
Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour ©
Shawnee Bluffs Canopy Tour
The National Quilt Museum ©
The National Quilt Museum