Chicago Itinerary 1 Day

Best Places to Visit in Chicago in 1 day

We are trying to help you in making the best of your 1 day in Chicago. These are the most preferred places to visit in Chicago in 1 day by fellow travelers and experts. Even though one day in Chicago may not prove to be sufficient, one can still explore the highlights of Chicago.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • First time visitor and looking for travel ideas
  • Checking options to stay, restaurants, and local transportation in Chicago
  • Week-long holiday with family or friends
  • Looking out for family and kid-friendly destinations
  • Exploring travel expert opinions on longer trips
  • Want to calculate approx buget of a trip to Chicago

Popular Chicago Itineraries for 1 Day

Recent Itineraries for Chicago in 1 Day

Spending 1 day in Chicago, Illinois? Refer these recently created 1 day Chicago travel itineraries.

A Day in Chicago - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Chicago just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Chicago, you can still explore this city of United States and get a feel for its culture and history. Yet for the people who wish to pull this off, we have summed up our Chicago itinerary 1 day that will let you experience the true colors of the city, beautifully! Gear up!

Is one day enough for Chicago?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Chicago? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Chicago is the place to be, suggesting attractions for Chicago day trips could be a tough choice as there are many places that you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Chicago, but for a local slice, you, of course, need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Chicago, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

Sightseeing Tours and Activities for 1-Day in Chicago

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Best Hotels in Chicago for 1 Day Trip

Below are some of the frequently included hotels by fellow travelers to their itineraries for 1 day trip to London. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With More Days in Hand

If you have more than a day in hand, look out for travel ideas for 2 days in Chicago or 3 days in Chicago. You can plan to spend more time at the attractions you find interesting. Enjoy the local restaurants, nightlife, treks, other adventure activites and more. Check the list of top things to do in Chicago.

What Next?

Are you now ready with your Chicago bucket list? Create an itinerary to Chicago using our Free Trip Planner and check all the attractions off your list.