8 days in Makanda Itinerary

8 days in Makanda Itinerary

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— 7 nights


Makanda ©
Makanda is a village in Jackson County, Illinois, United States. You've now added Giant City State Park to your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Makanda: Metropolis (Superman Statue, Harrah's Metropolis, &more), Paducah (Floodwall Murals, Purple Toad Winery, &more) and Garden of the Gods (in Harrisburg). And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Blue Sky Vineyard, look for gifts at Makanda Trading Company, immerse yourself in nature at Cave-in-Rock State Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pickle Springs Natural Area.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Makanda trip builder site.

In August in Makanda, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Makanda

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Paducah, Metropolis, Cape Girardeau, Kentucky Lake, Shawnee National Forest
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Giant City State Park ©
Giant City State Park
Blue Sky Vineyard ©
Blue Sky Vineyard
Superman Statue ©
Superman Statue