1 Day Stay
Below find your 1 Day Stay Itinerary, pictures
and a video to show you each stop you need to see before leaving town!
St. Charles features refreshing cafes where you can find amazing breakfast delicacies. Take a trip to Arcedium Coffeehouse on First Street, where you can see their modern style cafe with plenty of options for coffee, espresso and breakfast delights. Or if donuts are more your style, Bosa Donuts is the spot.
Explore the River
Come explore the Fox River in downtown St. Charles after breakfast. Take a walk on the scenic trails which can take you to various spots such as Mount St. Mary's Park, where you can wander and gander at sculptures, Pottawatomie Park where you can rent a paddle boat or go mini-golfing, or head to downtown and take a self-guided tour on the history of downtown St. Charles, which begins at the St. Charles History Museum.
Let's Get some Lunch
Lunch in St. Charles is easily enjoyed thanks to all the options awaiting you. One of the most unique lunch hot spots in the area is DRM European Cafe & Delicatessen. Make sure to try the perogies!
Take a Ride on a Paddlewheel Boat
Take a scenic ride on the historic Paddlewheel Riverboats, where you can cruise along the Fox River and enjoy a myriad of sights.
Treat Yourself to some Treats
After a cruise on the Fox River, treat yourself to some amazing treats in downtown St. Charles. Try Two Wild Seeds Bakery for delicious gluten free baked treats, Breadsmith Bakery for homemade bread and baked goods or Kilwin's Chocolates & Ice Cream for some goodies.
After Dinner Drinks