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.
The Art Institute of Chicago and Ernest Hemingway Birthplace will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at The Magnificent Mile and Fourth Presbyterian Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chicago: Bengtson's Pumpkin Fest (in Homer Glen) and Little Red Schoolhouse (in Willow Springs). Next up on the itinerary: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, admire the landmark architecture of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, explore the activities along Lake Michigan, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Park Zoo.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Chicago online driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from New Zealand, the closest major aiports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. In December in Chicago, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Illinois, Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, Horseshoe Hammond, Little Red Schoolhouse
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The Art Institute of Chicago
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Field Museum
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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