8 days in Chicago Itinerary

8 days in Chicago Itinerary

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8 days in Chicago Itinerary

Start: De Soto
Drive:  29​h
1
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  33​h
End: De Soto

5
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Millennium Park and Ernest Hemingway Birthplace. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chicago: South Bend (Basilica of the Sacred Heart & Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes) and Cantigny Park (in Wheaton). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Field Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fourth Presbyterian Church, steep yourself in history at Pleasant Home, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium.

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De Soto to Chicago is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In April, Chicago is little chillier than De Soto - with highs of 59°F and lows of 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Oak Park, South Bend, Cantigny Park
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
The Field Museum ©
The Field Museum

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