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.
We've included these beaches for you: Silver Beach County Park and Grand Mere State Park. Visiting Cowles Bog and Little Red Schoolhouse will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Chicago: Red Oak Nature Center (in Batavia) and Willowbrook Wildlife Center (in Glen Ellyn). The adventure continues: stroll through Lincoln Park Zoo, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, don't miss a visit to Millennium Park, and wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Chicago trip builder app .

In August, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

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Grand Mere State Park, Willowbrook Wildlife Center, Silver Beach County Park, Little Red Schoolhouse, Red Oak Nature Center
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
Little Red Schoolhouse ©
Little Red Schoolhouse

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