7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Lee's Summit
— 1 day
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Saint Louis
— 2 nights
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Chicago
— 2 nights
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Milwaukee
— 2 nights

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Lee's Summit

Lee's Summit
For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Lee's Summit itinerary maker site.

Kansas City to Lee's Summit is an approximately half hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime lows around 67°F. You'll set off for Saint Louis on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Lee's Summit

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wineries

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from The Gateway Arch, then look for all kinds of wild species at Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center, and then shop like a local with Kirkwood Farmers’ Market. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Bissinger's Handcrafted Chocolatier, look for all kinds of wild species at Audubon Center at Riverlands, then identify plant and animal life at Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Columbia Bottom Conservation Area.

Plan trip to Saint Louis with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Lee's Summit to Saint Louis in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary ©
Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary
Audubon Center at Riverlands ©
Audubon Center at Riverlands
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 6th (Thu), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, then stop by The Magnificent Mile, and then explore the activities along Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Park, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Chicago trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Saint Louis to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Milwaukee.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

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Milwaukee

Milwaukee ©

Brew City

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
On the 8th (Sat), browse for treasures at Antiques on Second, then look for all kinds of wild species at Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, and then kick back and relax at Atwater Park & Beach. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: grab your bike and head to Grant Park, then look for gifts at Wisconsin State Fair Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lapham Peak.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Milwaukee vacation planner.

You can drive from Chicago to Milwaukee in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Antiques on Second ©
Antiques on Second
Lapham Peak ©
Lapham Peak
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center ©
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

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