4 days in Midwest Itinerary

4 days in Midwest Itinerary

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1
Saint Louis
— 1 day
2
Chicago
— 3 nights

1
day
Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): wander the streets of Soulard, stroll the grounds of Bellefontaine Cemetery, and then enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Washington University in St. Louis.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Saint Louis planner.

Springfield to Saint Louis is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Soulard ©
Soulard
Washington University in St. Louis ©
Washington University in St. Louis
Bellefontaine Cemetery ©
Bellefontaine Cemetery

3
nights
Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get in touch with nature at Kayaking & Canoeing and Spring Valley. Step off the beaten path and head to Arlington Park and North Avenue Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Busse Woods Trail System (in Elk Grove Village) and Baha'i House of Worship (in Wilmette). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Montrose Beach, stroll through Ohio Street Beach, and take in the pleasant sights at The 606.

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You can fly from Saint Louis to Chicago in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Saint Louis in July, expect nights in Chicago to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Arlington Park, Busse Woods Trail System, Spring Valley, Baha'i House of Worship
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Arlington Park ©
Arlington Park
North Avenue Beach ©
North Avenue Beach

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