Weekend Getaways Near Chicago
When you need a break from the big city, you don't have to go far. These escapes—including Amish Country, Indiana; Galena, Illinois; and Lake Geneva, Wisconsin—are within a one- to three-hour drive and offer a variety of activities that will recharge your life.
Red Arrow Country, Michigan: 110 miles east of Chicago
Apple picking, winery tours and cottage-style accommodations characterize this region, perfect for a fall getaway from Chicago.