1 day in Chicago & Minneapolis Itinerary

1 day in Chicago & Minneapolis Itinerary

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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip itinerary maker app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Chicago. In December, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 38°F, while at night they dip to 26°F. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Minneapolis.
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Minneapolis

The City of Lakes

Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
On the 19th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Saint Paul.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Minneapolis driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Minneapolis takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, Minneapolis is slightly colder than Chicago - with highs of 28°F and lows of 16°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Historic Sites

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