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Address: 401 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60654
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Chicago's Finest River Walk Tour is now Chicago's Finest Tours! We are Chicago’s most dynamic and fun entertainment activity option! We offer our guests highly passionate and energy-packed activities ranging from walking tours, bus tours and highly advanced scavenger hunts. We distinguish ourselves by providing our guests captivating storytelling, keen visualizations and infectious enthusiasm! Our mission is to ensure each guest walks away with a smile on their face and better understanding of our amazing city!
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Wow, this perennial tour taker is mighty impressed!

If you are looking for a good walking tour, the Chicago Pedway Explorers Tour given by Chicago's Finest is for you. Great time with Dan, our very entertaining and learned guide... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

If you are looking for a good walking tour, the Chicago Pedway Explorers Tour given by Chicago's Finest is for you. Great time with Dan, our very entertaining and learned guide. I've taken many tours in Chicago so, I have high standards. Excellent choice, you will enjoy Chicago's history and architecture with an underground perspective. Thanks Dan. Maria & Rich

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

A group of us took this tour today and it was excellent thanks to our guide & historian, Daniel. What a terrific guide he was. Chicago's Pedway system grew organically from trains to subway lines to Marshall Field's, to the City Hall. Dan was terrific tour guide on Chicago Architecture which is the birthplace of modern architecture, skyscrapers galore. I... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Dan O'Connell is a retired history teacher who delights in telling you a lot of the history of his adopted city Chicago. To a newcomer, he certainly sets the scene, explaining past historical events, and how they shaped the current face of Chicago.(and most modern cities) Sites of major events are visited, and questions asked of the audience - sometimes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We had a tour with Dan and he was great. It was very informative. We live in Chicago and thought he did a great job of bringing factual anecdotes to the table. It really made the tour interesting. I would highly recommend this tour, or any tours by Chicago's Finest, for locals and tourists. We always like being a tourists... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We had a wonderful time on the Pedway Brunch Tour last weekend. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and entertaining. The brunch at Houlihans was good, buffet style, with an adequate amount of selections. On the whole, I would highly recommend this tour. Living in the Chicago area my whole, I never knew of the Pedway.

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North Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

My friend and I took the Chicago Taste of Pedway Tour. I must say it's one of the best Chicago City tours I have done. Dan was very professional, funny and is very knowledgeable on his facts. During the 3 hour tour, we visited the underground Pedway I had no idea existed. It was very clean, safe and had tons... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

I recently took a group on the Chicago Tragedies Tour with Dan O'Connell. He is an excellent tour guide. Dan not only tells you information on the subject matter, but he also entertains you while doing so.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We did a Chicago Loop Architectural/Pedway Tour & loved it! We were in town for the Sweets & Snacks Show and took our client. Dan O’Connell, our tour guide, did a fantastic job of tailoring an interesting tour that fit into our schedule on Sunday night. Much of the Pedway is closed on the weekends but Dan was still able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

I planned a walking tour for my band and choir trip in Chicago, and it turned out to be an amazing experience! Dan O'Connell worked with me to customize our tour, enabling us to see the great architecture of the city including the impressive Cultural Center, Riverwalk and Pedway System. Dan and his guides are a fountain of information. They... More 

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Niles, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

My friend and I did the "Taste of Pedway" tour. What a fun way to spend a day! Dan, our tour guide, made us feel very welcome. He had interesting facts and fun games to play throughout the tour. We were never bored. I would highly recommend this tour and we are looking forward to doing another tour with them.

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