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Reviewed on 5 Jan. 2020
Families will find kid-friendly activities in Des Plaines, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants, shopping, and casinos. This city also attracts tourists with its entertainment choices, sporting events, and theaters. Around the area, top sights include Wrigley Field, John Hancock Center, and Willis Tower.
The city is well known for its theaters and cultural venues like McDonald's Museum. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Arndt Park and Apache Park.
As you plan your vacation, you'll find 8 hotels and other lodging accommodations to select from in Des Plaines. Here are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
Outside the city, popular places to visit include Wrigley Field, located 13.5 mi (21.7 from the heart of the city, and John Hancock Center, which is 16.7 mi (27 away.
To explore the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Des Plaines Station or Des Plaines Cumberland Station. Des Plaines may not have many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.