6 days in Midwest Itinerary

6 days in Midwest Itinerary

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Start: Chicago
1
Chicago
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 30 min
2
Kansas City
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Chicago

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Ernest Hemingway Birthplace. Let the collections at Field Museum and Museum of Science and Industry capture your imagination. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Pleasant Home, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fourth Presbyterian Church, observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, and walk around Millennium Park.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Chicago trip itinerary builder tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Chicago. In March, daytime highs in Chicago are 45°F, while nighttime lows are 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Oak Park
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Field Museum ©
Field Museum
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

3
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
You've now added National WWI Museum and Memorial to your itinerary. On the 11th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Arabia Steamboat Museum, take an in-depth tour of Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate, and finally catch a live event at Kauffman Stadium. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, then steep yourself in history at Union Station, then take an in-depth tour of National WWI Museum and Memorial, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kansas City day trip tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Kansas City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Chicago in March, things will get a bit warmer in Kansas City: highs are around 57°F and lows about 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Independence
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Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate ©
Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

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