8 days in Chicago Itinerary

8 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.
When in Chicago, make a side trip to see Swallow Cliff Stairs in Palos Park, approximately 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, and explore and take pictures at Wrigley Field.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip builder .

If you are flying in from Costa Rica, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. In April, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Oak Park, Swallow Cliff Stairs, Horseshoe Hammond
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

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