11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Dunkirk
— 1 night
2
Voyageurs National Park
— 2 nights
3
Isle Royale National Park
— 1 night
4
Chicago
— 4 nights

1
night
Dunkirk

Dunkirk ©
Dunkirk is a city in Chautauqua County, New York, in the United States. On the 27th (Thu), admire the majestic nature at Evangola State Park, learn about winemaking at Willow Creek Winery, and then stroll around Point Gratiot Park. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at 21 Brix Winery and then do a tasting at Liberty Vineyards Winery.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Dunkirk trip planner.

Buffalo to Dunkirk is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In August in Dunkirk, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Voyageurs National Park.

Things to do in Dunkirk

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Liberty Vineyards Winery, Willow Creek Winery, 21 Brix Winery, Evangola State Park
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Willow Creek Winery ©
Willow Creek Winery
Evangola State Park ©
Evangola State Park
Point Gratiot Park ©
Point Gratiot Park

2
nights
Voyageurs National Park

Voyageurs National Park ©
Minnesota calls itself "The Land of 10,000 Lakes," and a good number of these lie inside of Voyageurs National Park.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Crane Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kabetogama, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Ellsworth Rock Gardens. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Rainy Lake and then explore the striking landscape of Voyageurs National Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Voyageurs National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Dunkirk to Voyageurs National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Dunkirk to Voyageurs National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dunkirk in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Voyageurs National Park, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Isle Royale National Park.

Things to do in Voyageurs National Park

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Voyageurs National Park, Lake Kabetogama
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Lake Kabetogama ©
Lake Kabetogama
Rainy Lake ©
Rainy Lake
Voyageurs National Park ©
Voyageurs National Park

1
night
Isle Royale National Park

Isle Royale National Park ©
Isolated by its location in the northern reaches of Lake Superior, Isle Royale National Park treats its visitors to a wilderness of second-growth forests, clear lakes, and rugged coastline inhabited by moose, wolves, otters, and foxes.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Mount Ojibway Trail and then get to know the fascinating history of Scoville Point. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Rock Harbor, thenget a new perspective on nature at Pete Edisen Fishery, and then visit a coastal fixture at Rock Island Lighthouse.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Isle Royale National Park online road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Voyageurs National Park to Isle Royale National Park. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Voyageurs National Park to Isle Royale National Park. In August, daytime highs in Isle Royale National Park are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Isle Royale National Park

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Scoville Point ©
Scoville Point
Rock Island Lighthouse ©
Rock Island Lighthouse
Pete Edisen Fishery ©
Pete Edisen Fishery

4
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chicago: Saint Joseph (Silver Beach Carousel & Whirlpool Compass Fountain). There's lots more to do: stroll around Millennium Park, find something for the whole family at Navy Pier, learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from 360 Chicago Observation Deck.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, go to the Chicago online day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Isle Royale National Park to Chicago with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Isle Royale National Park to Chicago due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Isle Royale National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Chicago: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Saint Joseph
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

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