Beauty on the banks of Lake Michigan

Chicago is one of those cities that has its own distinct, classy look. Featuring some of the world's most impressive high-rise towers, a thriving music scene and a charmingly dated rail network, you could fall in love with this place in an instant. The John Hancock Observatory provides the perfect lookout to establish your bearings and the ‘Magnificent Mile’ is a shopper’s dream come true. For foodies and beer connoisseurs, Chicago will definitely delight with an expanse of international-class restaurants and breweries on offer.

What you'll need

An ESTA, a passport with at least six months validity, and a visa depending on your nationality

Best time to go

April through May or September through October

Travel tip

It’s not a trip to Chicago without trying deep dish pizza. We recommend Lou Malnati’s!

Essentials to pack

They call it the windy city for a reason - pack accordingly

Top sights

Check out some of the most impressive landmarks, adrenaline-pumping activities, inspiring views and fascinating exhibits this city has on offer.

1Art Institute of Chicago
2Millennium Park
3Michigan Avenue
4Navy Pier
5Wrigley Field
6Shakespeare Theater
7Museum of Science and Industry
8Field Museum of Natural History
9Lyric Opera of Chicago
10Oriental Institute Museum
11Willis Tower SkyDeck
12Lincoln Park

Chicago Hotels

Whether you want prime location, superior views or budget bliss, we can help you find the accommodation that suits your every need.