Chesterton trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Chesterton

Trip Planner USA  /  Indiana  /  Chesterton
(4.6/5 based on 550+ reviews for 2 attractions)
Things to do: nature, wildlife areas
Chesterton is a town in Westchester, Jackson and Liberty townships of Porter County, Indiana, United States. The population was 13,068 at the 2010 census. The three towns of Chesterton, Burns Harbor, and Porter are known as the tri-towns or the Duneland area.History In 1933, a United Airlines NC13304 flight became the first known case of an attack against an aircraft. It was downed by a nitroglycerine bomb above Chesterton on October 10, 1933. All 7 people aboard the aircraft—four passengers and a crew of three—were killed in the crash. In 1958, Evan Murrs created the first electric bicycle powered by Lithium-Ion batteries in the shop class at Chesterton High School. In 2009, on the second day of school that year, Chesterton Middle School suffered tornado damage, as did over 100 other homes and apartment buildings. One residential building on Pinneys Court was severely damaged and needed to be torn down. The Chesterton Commercial Historic District and the George Brown Mansion are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Use our United States vacation route planner to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Chesterton.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Chesterton

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Chesterton

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Chesterton:
Sightseeing, museums, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Casinos, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Shopping, casinos, parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Casinos, beaches, parks
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Indiana

10 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Indianapolis & Chicago BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, kids, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, relaxing, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 35 days in United States BY A USER FROM GUATEMALA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Indianapolis BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM DENMARK July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in United States, Kirkwall & Brisbane Region BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in United States & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in South Bend BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News