Chicago Itinerary 2 Days

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Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Chicago

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Chicago. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Chicago as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Chicago.

2 Days in Chicago - Perfect Weekend Guide

One of the largest cities in USA, the vibrant city of Chicago in Illinois is located on Lake Michigan and boasts of a beautiful skyline. This lakeside city has the fourth strongest economy in the world. Chicago is a diverse and cosmopolitan city that hasn’t lost any of its genuine mid-western hospitality and friendliness. The city is known for its rich musical cultural heritage and is also a historic hub for transportation. More importantly, the city is famous for its sports! This Chicago Itinerary 2 days will help you explore Chicago fully:

How to spend 2 days in Chicago?

Day 1


Start your morning with the stunning view of the Willis towers in Chicago. Popularly known as the Sears towers, this tower was the tallest building in United States until the inauguration of The world trade centre.


Head to the Michigan Avenue in the afternoon and get a glimpse of the Michigan Lake as well. Enjoy Shopping at the Magnificent Mile and then head to the Millenium park, a public area at the loop and experience a lively and spectacular atmosphere.


Experience the feels of being in China by heading to the Chinatown. It is an ethnic Chinese neighbourhood in Chicago and has major of it’s population from the Southeast Asia. Dine at the authentic Chinese Restaurants there and shop for local artifacts.

Day 2


Start your last morning of your 2 days in Chicago by visiting the Lincoln Park Zoo, one of the oldest zoos in North America and a free admission zoo as well.


Spend your afternoon at the quiet Shedd Aquarium established in 1930. The Chicago Cultural Center should be a must visit. A reception venue, this place has many art exhibits as well as plays a host to many major events in the city.


Spend the last moments of your 48 hours stay in Chicago by visiting the Buckingham Fountain, one of the largest fountains in the world which is a replica of the Michigan Lake.

This Chicago Itinerary 2 days will surely help you plan a memorable trip.

Best Hotels in Chicago for 2 Day Trip

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