7 days in Illinois & Ohio Itinerary

7 days in Illinois & Ohio Itinerary

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Harrisburg
— Few hours
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Springfield
— 1 night
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Chicago
— 3 nights
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Huron
— 1 day
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Rockbridge
— 1 night

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Harrisburg

Harrisburg ©
Harrisburg is a city in and the county seat of Saline County, Illinois, United States. On the 25th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Garden of the Gods.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Harrisburg trip itinerary planning app.

Memphis to Harrisburg is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Memphis in May since evenings lows in Harrisburg dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Springfield.

Things to do in Harrisburg

Parks · Wildlife
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Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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Springfield

Springfield ©

Flower City

Springfield is the capital of Illinois, but its real significance is as the hometown of Abraham Lincoln.
On the 26th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Lincoln Home National Historic Site, and then identify plant and animal life at Lincoln Memorial Garden.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Springfield journey planner.

Traveling by car from Harrisburg to Springfield takes 3.5 hours. In May in Springfield, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Chicago.

Things to do in Springfield

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Lincoln Home National Historic Site ©
Lincoln Home National Historic Site
Lincoln Memorial Garden ©
Lincoln Memorial Garden

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. Get some cultural insight at The Magnificent Mile and Pleasant Home. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, walk around Millennium Park, stop by The Spice House, and meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Chicago sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Springfield to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Springfield in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Chicago: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Huron.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Field Museum ©
Field Museum
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile

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Huron

Huron
Huron is a city in Erie County, Ohio, United States. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Old Woman Creek State Nature Preserve, then look for all kinds of wild species at James H. McBride Arboretum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Osborn Recreation Area.

To see photos and more tourist information, use the Huron online journey planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chicago to Huron. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Huron is 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rockbridge.

Things to do in Huron

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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James H. McBride Arboretum
James H. McBride Arboretum

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Rockbridge

Rockbridge is an unincorporated community in eastern Good Hope Township, Hocking County, Ohio, United States. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rockbridge journey planner.

You can drive from Huron to Rockbridge in 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Rockbridge can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rockbridge

Adventure · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
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Zipline
Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve ©
Conkles Hollow State Nature Preserve

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