When you fly into O'Hare International Airport, you're already practically in the city limits of Elk Grove Village, Illinois, and it's just 7-10 miles (depending which road you take) to this quaint Illinois enclave. Even though you're only 26 miles from the Windy City, in Elk Grove Village you can really experience Illinois' wild side. And don't forget to rent a car in Elk Grove Village so you can explore every nook and cranny of this town.
Driving Through Elk Grove Village
This city is full of green spaces and fun theme parks for outdoor lovers of all ages, and there are many options for cheap car rentals in Elk Grove Village to get you from one adventure to the next. Nothing starts the day off quite like a brisk morning hike, and 3,700-acre Busse Woods has miles of trails right in the middle of town. For the swashbucklers in the group, a drive to Pirate Cove and its nautical-themed rides and attractions is a must. After you've worked up an appetite, cruise over to the restaurants at the intersection of Rohlwing and Nerge roads. Even the pickiest eaters should find something they like among the half-dozen or so different cuisines offered here. The city slickers who may want to speed things up a little might want to hop in their Elk Grove Village rental cars and head to Chicago, which is less than an hour away. If they truly want to get in to the big-city spirit, they'll take public transportation to the city, then hop in one of the many Chicago rental cars available and explore as much of this vibrant city as possible, from Wrigley Field to the Magnificent Mile.
This part of Illinois has a little something for everyone—the beautiful natural scenery and outdoor adventures of Elk Grove Park and the vast urban expanses of the Second City. There are plenty of Chicago vacations available through Travelocity, and we help you save up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight at the same time.