9 days in Chicago Itinerary

9 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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm and Wrigley Field. Take a break from Chicago with a short trip to Silver Beach Carousel in Saint Joseph, about 2 hours away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take in panoramic vistas at 360 Chicago Observation Deck, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, and take a leisurely stroll along Navy Pier.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Chicago road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major airports are Chicago Midway International Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and South Bend Regional Airport. In October, daytime highs in Chicago are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Oak Park, Silver Beach Carousel, Bengtson's Pumpkin Fest
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

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