5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chicago
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Chicago
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Cincinnati
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Louisville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Marinette
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Chicago

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take a stroll through The Loop, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then make a trip to Buckingham Fountain, and finally wander the streets of Lincoln Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Chicago sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Chicago

Neighborhoods Museums Parks
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The Loop ©
The Loop
Lincoln Park ©
Lincoln Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago

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Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
On the 23rd (Mon), take in the views from Roebling Suspension Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Boone County Distilling Company, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Mount Adams.

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You can fly from Chicago to Cincinnati in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Cincinnati is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Chicago in September since evenings lows in Cincinnati dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Boone County Distilling Company
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Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption ©
Boone County Distilling Company ©
Boone County Distilling Company
Mount Adams ©
Mount Adams

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Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 24th (Tue), sample the fine beverages at Kentucky Artisan Distillery, Head underground at Louisville Mega Cavern, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience at Stitzel-Weller, and finally wander the streets of Old Louisville.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Louisville trip builder site .

Getting from Cincinnati to Louisville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. September in Louisville sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Louisville

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kentucky Artisan Distillery
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Kentucky Artisan Distillery ©
Kentucky Artisan Distillery
Old Louisville ©
Old Louisville

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take a stroll through Downtown Nashville and then sample the fine beverages at Nelson's Green Brier Distillery.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Nashville trip itinerary planning app .

Drive from Louisville to Nashville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to Nashville due to the time zone difference. September in Nashville sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Marinette.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods Breweries & Distilleries
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Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Nelson's Green Brier Distillery ©
Nelson's Green Brier Distillery

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Marinette

Marinette ©
Marinette is a city in and the county seat of Marinette County, Wisconsin, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): do a tasting at Forgotten Fire Winery, look for gifts at Seguin's House of Cheese, get engrossed in the history at Menominee County Historical Society Heritage Museum, then do a tasting at Garden Bay Winery, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Great Lakes Memorial Marina Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Marinette road trip planning app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Nashville to Marinette. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Nashville in September, with highs in Marinette at 24°C and lows at 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marinette

Wineries Museums Parks

Side Trips

Menominee, Garden Bay Winery
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Forgotten Fire Winery ©
Forgotten Fire Winery
Garden Bay Winery ©
Garden Bay Winery

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