9 days in Midwest Itinerary

9 days in Midwest Itinerary

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9 days in Midwest Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Cleveland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Detroit
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
3
South Bend
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Gary
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
5
Chicago
— 2 nights
6
Milwaukee
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
7
Green Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
8
Bloomington
— 2 nights
End: Dallas

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nights
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, The Cleveland Museum of Art and Pro Football Hall of Fame. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Keep things going the next day: hone your skills at Pro Football Hall of Fame and then admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cleveland trip planner .

Dallas to Cleveland is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Cleveland is 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in June, expect Cleveland to be a bit cooler, temps between 77°F and 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Detroit.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums Outdoors Classes

Side Trip

Pro Football Hall of Fame
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Pro Football Hall of Fame ©
Pro Football Hall of Fame
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art

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Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Detroit tour builder app .

Drive from Cleveland to Detroit in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to South Bend.

Things to do in Detroit

Historic Sites Museums
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Motown Museum ©
Motown Museum

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South Bend

South Bend ©
South Bend is a city in and the county seat of St. To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our South Bend day trip planner .

Fly from Detroit to South Bend in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Gary.
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University of Notre Dame ©
University of Notre Dame

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Gary

Gary ©
Gary is a city in Lake County, Indiana, United States, 25mi from downtown Chicago, Illinois.The population of Gary was 80,294 at the 2010 census, making it the ninth-largest city in the state of Indiana. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Michael Jackson Family Home.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Gary online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from South Bend to Gary takes 1.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from South Bend to Gary. June in Gary sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 60°F at night. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Chicago.
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Michael Jackson Family Home ©
Michael Jackson Family Home

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
You've added Millennium Park, Shedd Aquarium, Wrigley Field, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore and take pictures at Wrigley Field. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at 360 Chicago Observation Deck, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, and then stroll around Millennium Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Chicago planning tool .

Traveling by car from Gary to Chicago takes an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Milwaukee.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

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Milwaukee

Milwaukee
Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Milwaukee itinerary planner .

Take a train from Chicago to Milwaukee in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Chicago in June; daily highs in Milwaukee reach 76°F and lows reach 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Green Bay.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Parks Outdoors Nightlife
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Green Bay

Green Bay ©
Home of the Green Bay Packers, the city of Green Bay centers around sports and is home to hundreds of notable football icons, including Brett Favre and Curly Lambeau.
Lambeau Field has been added to your itinerary.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Green Bay trip planner .

You can drive from Milwaukee to Green Bay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, daily temperatures in Green Bay can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bloomington.
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Lambeau Field ©
Lambeau Field

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Bloomington

Bloomington ©
The city of Bloomington, part of the Minneapolis-St.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes First Avenue, Paisley Park and Mall of America. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): wander the streets of First Avenue. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Paisley Park and then buy something for everyone on your list at Mall of America.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, go to the Bloomington journey planner.

Fly from Green Bay to Bloomington in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In June in Bloomington, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bloomington

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

First Avenue, Paisley Park
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Mall of America ©
Mall of America
Paisley Park ©
Paisley Park

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