8 days in Springfield & Orlando Itinerary

8 days in Springfield & Orlando Itinerary

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8 days in Springfield & Orlando Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Springfield
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Chicago

1
night
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is the third-largest city in the state of Missouri and the county seat of Greene County. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): get curious at Discovery Center of Springfield, see the interesting displays at NRA National Sporting Arms Museum, and then stop by Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World. On the next day, explore and take pictures at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Community Park, then engage your brain at Missouri Institute of Natural Science, then look for all kinds of wild species at Springfield Conservation Nature Center, and finally Head underground at Sequiota Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Springfield trip itinerary maker .

Chicago to Springfield is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in March: highs in Springfield hover around 58°F, while lows dip to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Springfield

Museums Wildlife Childrens Museums
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NRA National Sporting Arms Museum ©
NRA National Sporting Arms Museum
Discovery Center of Springfield ©
Discovery Center of Springfield
Rutledge-Wilson Farm Community Park ©

5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 19th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Have a day of magic on the 22nd (Sun) at Magic Kingdom Park. There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando, have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Discovery Cove.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando journey planning site .

Traveling by flight from Springfield to Orlando takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Springfield to Orlando, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Springfield in March, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Orlando: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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