12 Unforgettable Illinois Day Trips, One For Each Month Of The Year

With the new year upon us, we’re already filling up a bucket list of places to go and things to do in the 12 months ahead. Below are our faves so you, too, can plan your year with monthly day trips that will make it easier to complete your bucket list. Below are 12 ideas to get you started. Check them out:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For more like this, check out these 11 year-round day trips in Illinois.

What other monthly day trips do you want to take this year? Share your ideas with us below in the comments.

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