5 days in Chicago Itinerary

5 days in Chicago Itinerary

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A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. Escape the urban bustle at Lincoln Park Zoo and Little Red Schoolhouse. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: Cowles Bog (in Chesterton), Elawa Farm (in Lake Forest) and Three Oaks Recreation Area (in Crystal Lake). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Millennium Park, appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate, admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and explore and take pictures at Wrigley Field.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago road trip planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

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Lake Michigan, Little Red Schoolhouse, Elawa Farm, Cowles Bog, Three Oaks Recreation Area
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
The Field Museum ©
The Field Museum

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