5 days in Lockport & Key West Itinerary

5 days in Lockport & Key West Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner

Make it your trip
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Lockport
— 2 nights
Drive to Chicago Midway International Airport, Fly to Key West International Airport
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Key West
— 1 night
Fly

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Lockport

— 2 nights
Lockport is a city in Will County, Illinois, United States, located 30 miles southwest of Chicago. Lockport is known for historic sites and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Little Red Schoolhouse, explore the world behind art at Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery, explore the landscape on two wheels at Cal Sag BikeTrail, and stroll through Centennial Bike Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lockport trip itinerary builder website.

Chicago to Lockport is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In August in Lockport, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Lockport

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

Key West

— 1 night

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
On the 6th (Thu), make a trip to Florida Keys Historical Military Memorial, take in the waterfront at Mallory Square, then examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and finally make a trip to Strand Theater. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Southernmost Point, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then don't miss a visit to Duval Street, then view the masterpieces at Art On Duval Key West, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Key West trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Lockport to Key West with the Route module. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lockport to Key West due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Lockport in August: high temperatures in Key West hover around 90°F and lows are around 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Tours