4 days in Midwest Itinerary

4 days in Midwest Itinerary

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4 days in Midwest Itinerary

Start: Ocean City
bus + Fly:  7​h 30​min
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Saint Louis
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Empire
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
End: Ocean City

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
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Ocean City to Saint Louis is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Ocean City to Saint Louis is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Ocean City in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Saint Louis: temperatures range from 77°F by day to 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Historic Sites
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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

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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 31st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Fourth Presbyterian Church, take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, get to know the resident critters at Lincoln Park Zoo, and then try your luck at Horseshoe Hammond.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Chicago trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In May, Chicago is slightly colder than Saint Louis - with highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Empire.

Things to do in Chicago

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Horseshoe Hammond
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The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Horseshoe Hammond ©
Horseshoe Hammond

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Empire

Empire ©
Empire is a village in Leelanau County in the U.S. On the 2nd (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Empire tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Empire takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Empire. Traveling from Chicago in June, things will get a bit cooler in Empire: highs are around 72°F and lows about 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Empire

Wildlife Nature Parks
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