3 days in Saint Louis & Chicago Itinerary

3 days in Saint Louis & Chicago Itinerary

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3 days in Saint Louis & Chicago Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  3​h 15​min
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Saint Louis
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 15​min
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Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Minneapolis

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 25th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Bee tree park and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Francis de Sales Church.

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Minneapolis to Saint Louis is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Minneapolis in May, expect Saint Louis to be a bit warmer, temps between 77°F and 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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St. Francis de Sales Church ©
St. Francis de Sales Church

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, then see the interesting displays at Oriental Institute Museum, then sample the fine beverages at Quincy Street Distillery, and finally stroll around Hidden Lakes Historic Trout Farm. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, admire the striking features of Chicago Board of Trade Building, have some family-friendly fun at Fox in a Box Chicago, then examine the collection at Swedish American Museum, and finally get your game on at Galloping Ghost.

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Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Saint Louis in May; daily highs in Chicago reach 71°F and lows reach 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Fun & Games Breweries & Distilleries Museums

Side Trips

Quincy Street Distillery, Hidden Lakes Historic Trout Farm, Galloping Ghost
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Galloping Ghost ©
Galloping Ghost
Swedish American Museum ©
Swedish American Museum
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

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