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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Starved Rock State Park and Matthiessen State Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Chicago: Anderson Japanese Gardens (in Rockford), The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial (in Marseilles) and Edwards Apple Orchard (in Poplar Grove). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Silver Beach County Park, get in on the family fun at Silver Beach Carousel, admire the striking features of Chicago Cultural Center, and take in nature's colorful creations at Weber House and Garden.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Chicago vacation builder website .

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. October in Chicago sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

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Utica, Saint Joseph, The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial, Edwards Apple Orchard, Anderson Japanese Gardens
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Starved Rock State Park ©
Starved Rock State Park
Beer Tastings & Tours
Chicago Riverwalk ©
Chicago Riverwalk

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