Illinois: The Prairie State

Our recommended picks to explore in Illinois

About Illinois

Illinois, the Land of Lincoln, invites you to explore its vibrant cities, charming small towns, and rich history. Start with Chicago, known for its stunning architecture, world-class museums, deep-dish pizza, and the beloved Cubs baseball team. Take a river cruise to admire the city’s architectural marvels or walk along the Magnificent Mile for a shopping spree.

Head south to Springfield to visit historic sites related to Abraham Lincoln, one of America’s most revered presidents. Don’t miss the opportunity to take a nostalgic drive down Route 66, the iconic highway that starts in Chicago. From the serene beauty of the Shawnee National Forest to the bustling energy of Chicago, Illinois offers a diverse range of experiences to every traveler.

Attractions in Illinois

This is a list of our recommended places to visit while you are in Illinois.