7 days in Kewanee & Columbus Itinerary

7 days in Kewanee & Columbus Itinerary

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7 days in Kewanee & Columbus Itinerary

Start: Columbus
Fly + Drive:  6​h 15​min
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Kewanee
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Columbus
— 2 nights
End: Columbus

3
nights
Kewanee

Kewanee ©
Kewanee is a city in Henry County, Illinois, United States. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ulysses S. Grant Home and John Deere Historic Site. Get out of town with these interesting Kewanee side-trips: Dillon Home Museum (in Sterling), Havencrest Castle (in Savanna) and Blaum Bros. Distilling Co. (in Galena). There's still lots to do: indulge your taste buds at Whiskey Acres Distilling Co., contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nauvoo Temple, contemplate the long history of Historic Nauvoo, and immerse yourself in nature at Johnson-Sauk Trail - State Recreation Area.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kewanee route tool .

Columbus to Kewanee is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Columbus to Kewanee. In July, daily temperatures in Kewanee can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Columbus.

Things to do in Kewanee

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Parks

Side Trips

Galena, Nauvoo, Dillon Home Museum, Whiskey Acres Distilling Co., Havencrest Castle
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Blaum Bros. Distilling Co. ©
Blaum Bros. Distilling Co.
Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. ©
Whiskey Acres Distilling Co.

2
nights
Columbus

Columbus ©
More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of the US Air Force and Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. Shop till you drop at Easton Town Center and North Market Farmer's Market. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Columbus: Carillon Historical Park (in Dayton) and Zipline (in Rockbridge). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of German Village, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Joseph Cathedral, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and wander the streets of Short North Arts District.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Columbus itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kewanee to Columbus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kewanee to Columbus. In July, daily temperatures in Columbus can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Columbus

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Dayton, Zipline
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National Museum of the US Air Force ©
Easton Town Center ©
Easton Town Center
Carillon Historical Park ©
Carillon Historical Park

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