7 days in Midwest Itinerary

7 days in Midwest Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Midwest tour planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Chicago
— 4 nights
2
Hart
— 1 night
3
Empire
— 1 night

4
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
For shopping fun, head to The Magnificent Mile or Chicago Cultural Center. Get a sense of the local culture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Field Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Skokie Lagoons (in Winnetka), Deer Grove Forest Preserve (in Palatine) and Prairie Wolf Slough (in Highland Park). There's lots more to do: stroll through Millennium Park, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and try your luck at Horseshoe Hammond.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Chicago online trip planner.

New York City to Chicago is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hart.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Horseshoe Hammond, Skokie Lagoons, Deer Grove Forest Preserve, Prairie Wolf Slough
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Field Museum ©
Field Museum

1
night
Hart

Hart ©
Hart is a city in the U.S. On the 6th (Sat), do a tasting at The Fox Barn Winery and then kick back and relax at Silver Lake State Park Pedestrian Dune Access.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hart route builder website.

Traveling by car from Chicago to Hart takes 4 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Hart. Traveling from Chicago in June, things will get a bit cooler in Hart: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Empire.

Things to do in Hart

Beaches Outdoors Wineries

Side Trip

The Fox Barn Winery
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
The Fox Barn Winery ©
The Fox Barn Winery

1
night
Empire

Empire ©
Empire is a village in Leelanau County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Lake Michigan Beach Park and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Empire journey tool.

Traveling by car from Hart to Empire takes 2 hours. In June in Empire, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Empire

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore ©
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Similar Plans

9 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 9 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, outdoors, popular sights Preferences: May, teens, outdoors Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM GREECE April, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 20 days in Midwest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, popular sights Preferences: June, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans