Enjoy four days in the Windy City, including a view from the top, museums, shopping, and a playground by the water. This sample itinerary includes all of Chicago’s best attractions.
Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum
Humans have always been fascinated with exploring farther and discovering more. This museum celebrates how we’ve done it and how much we’ve discovered so far. Scale models, ancient astronomy tools, and the beautiful planetarium are highlights here.
The Field Museum
Legendary lions, a famous gorilla, and Sue, the largest fossilized T-Rex in existence all make the Field Museum a must-see for Chicago group travel tours.
We love exploring the mysteries of the sea as much as we love the wonders of the universe. Ocean life shines at the Shedd Aquarium – sometimes performing, sometimes featured in habitats very like their natural ones, always alluring and magnificent.
View the amazing galleries and learn about the educational center all located here. The miniature rooms exhibit is always a favorite.
Crown Fountain draws crowds every day with its large digital faces figuratively spewing forth the water that flows from the fountain. Cloud Gate captures visitors with its curved reflection of the Chicago skyline. And the J. Pritzker Pavilion is a marvel of sound engineering. These are three of the components to the modern and expansive Millennium Park.
This stretch of Michigan Avenue is the most famous street in Chicago. It houses skyscrapers, landmarks, shopping, dining, and history, as in the Old Historic Water Tower.
Museum of Science and Industry
This museum has been thrilling visitors of every age since it was founded. Its activities are larger-than-life, interactive, and truly fascinating.
Visit one of the oldest zoos in the nation and enjoy every charming detail.
Grant Park is Chicago’s front yard. It’s a beautifully preserved stretch of nature and part of a larger park district visitors will love.
A breathtaking way to take in the beautiful Chicago cityscape, including its world-class architecture and many famous landmarks.
Chicago’s waterside playground is always fun for visitors. Take in every thrilling part with the activities, shops, restaurants, and more.