7 days in Chicago Itinerary

7 days in Chicago Itinerary

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Chicago

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A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Starved Rock State Park and Anderson Japanese Gardens. Get out of town with these interesting Chicago side-trips: Saint Joseph (Silver Beach County Park, Whirlpool Compass Fountain, & more), University of Notre Dame (in South Bend) and Chicago Botanic Garden (in Glencoe). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, tour the pleasant surroundings at Geneva Lake Shore Path, and appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Chicago trip itinerary planning tool .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

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Saint Joseph, University of Notre Dame, Anderson Japanese Gardens, Chicago Botanic Garden, Geneva Lake Shore Path
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Starved Rock State Park ©
Starved Rock State Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

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