The Best Time to Visit
A vibrant metropolis, Chicago is a year round destination. June through September are winter months, at this time it is cold and snowy. Experience autumn in September and October when the temperature is mild.
Chicago Festivals & Events
Jazz lovers should visit Chicago in the month of September for Chicago Jazz Festival. While in October take part in Chicago Marathon and Chicago International Film Festival.
Tips to Save on Travel to Chicago
Advance booking is the best way to get cheap flight to Chicago. Book 40 to 25 days in advance to grab cheap flights. Airlines such as United Airlines, American Airlines and Japan Airlines offers good discounts on airline tickets. Trains, buses and taxis are the varied means of transportation here.
Top Attractions in Chicago
The Millennium Park - The Millennium Park is a great place to hang out in Chicago, especially for kids who love to splash at the water sculpture. Enjoy a walk along the park and a serene evening by the lakeside.
The Art Institute of Chicago - The Art Institute of Chicago boasts two bronze lions sculpture. The sculpture of the classical renaissance genre is one of the world’s best art collections. The American gothic is another display that art aficionados admire.
The Cloud Gate - The Cloud Gate is the center of attraction in Millennium Park, a bean shaped interactive sculpture by Anish Kapoor. It is often touted as Chicago’s Skyline Mirror.
Looking glass Theatre Company - Looking glass Theatre Company produces three to four shows every year and is a major draw in Chicago. Nestled in the historic Water Tower building, this incredible theatre building is something to look forward to while in Chicago.