3 days in Midwest Itinerary

3 days in Midwest Itinerary

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3 days in Midwest Itinerary

Start: Chicago
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Chicago
— 1 day
+3
Fly + taxi + bus + ferry:  7​h 15​min
2
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
+3
ferry + bus + taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Chicago

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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 21st (Fri): take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Chicago journey planning tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Chicago. In June, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Chicago

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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. On the 22nd (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Arch Rock, brush up on your military savvy at Fort Mackinac, and then admire the majestic nature at Mackinac Island State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Fort Holmes, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, and then identify plant and animal life at The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Mackinac Island vacation planning tool .

Do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry from Chicago to Mackinac Island in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in June, things will get little chillier in Mackinac Island: highs are around 67°F and lows about 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

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Fort Mackinac ©
Fort Mackinac
Fort Holmes ©
Fort Holmes

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