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“The night tour was great and James was an amazing tour guide who did all these extras to make the ride fun, like light strings and a bubble gun! Perfect views during the day and at night!”
Known as a world-famous hub for architecture, art, and politics, the lakeside city of Chicago has a wealth of must-see sights. Know exactly where to go in the Windy City on this hop-on, hop-off bus tour, complete...read more
“Very informative and entertaining - the tour guide Andy was excellent, views were outstanding, bar on board for refreshments and could sit downstairs in the shade when the July sun got too much!”
Explore all three branches of the Chicago River on a journey through the heart of the city. This riverboat excursion introduces passengers to Chicago’s legendary architecture, narrated by a professionally trained...read more
“Our tour guide was Dylan and he was excellent, very informative tour and his jokes gave the tour a relaxed and enjoyable feel- would recommend this tour if you’re visiting the city!”
Combine a Chicago history lesson with supernatural tales for an ideal activity for adults and kids. Go back in time on the Gangsters and Ghosts tour to hear about Chicago in the roaring 1920’s when speakeasies...read more
“Walking pace between food stops was just right, food choices were scrumptious, and history narratives, views of the river, architecture, and choice of stops superb!”
Combine tastes of Chicago's most famous foods with stops at local must-see landmarks on a single tour. Instead of spending the day chasing down these foods and highlights on your own, save valuable vacation time by...read more
“I got a great handle on what makes Chicago Chicago, while also learning about the buildings, the hiatory, the food traditions and comfort food of locals, and plenty of insight into the life and mindset of the ever...”
“Our "docent" was Nick, and he is a first-class raconteur: very glib, entertaining, personable, knowledgeable, and passionate about Chicago and the marvels of structural engineering that define the skyline.”
Get views of Chicago’s most famous buildings, as well as insider info from an expert guide, on this architecture-focused cruise. See all the most important buildings on one tour, a hard-to-accomplish task on foot....read more
“This tour offered a local perspective of Chicago so it totally didn’t feel like a scripted tour at all. Kelly gave us interesting and unique facts about Chicago’s architecture and transportation and history, even...”
“Once in Chicago we took a river boat tour that showed us insights of the city that ended up at spectacular Lake Michigan, which allowed us to admire the impressive city skyline as sailors arriving at a mystical land.”
To truly appreciate Chicago's famous skyline, admire it from the water on this top-rated Lake Michigan architecture cruise. While most sightseeing boats remain on the Chicago River, this one gives you a panoramic...read more
“In addition to visiting several iconic Chicago restaurants and sites and enjoying their delicious specialties, Gabe took us to several sites important to Chicago’s history and architecture.”
Stroll around the Loop with a guide, discovering Chicago's lively food scene, on this small-group walking tour. Learn about the city's history and culinary heritage from your guide as you stop at favorite local...read more
“I took my wife on this tour and Denise (our guide) was excellent and very knowledgeable about the history of every where we went.”
Named for the cable car turnarounds and the prominent elevated railway that encircled the area at the end of the 19th century, the Loop is Chicago's commercial and cultural core. On today's epic scavenger hunt of...read more
“Paul, our fearless and fun loving guide, led us on our amazing 3 hour tour by showing us the highlights of Chicago and sharing the historical events telling the incomparable story of a one of a kind place.”
Get close to Chicago's most important monuments and parks on a top-rated bike tour that travels entirely on the city’s abundant bike paths, so there's no need to worry about traffic. Pedal through Grant Park, along...read more
“If you are looking to explore the beautiful sites of downtown Chicago, look no further!”
Flytographer Private Vacation Photo ShootConnect with a local hand-picked professional photographer in Chicago and capture your most memorable moments during this private photo shoot. Get insider tips on the best...read more
“This was my second tour and It was amazing and really fun.”
Learn about Chicago’s haunted past and see its mysterious sights as you glide through the city on a Segway at night! Venture through the dark with your local guide, and see alleys, hotels and sites of some of the...read more
“Our guide, Blanca covered all the essentials, architecture, history, culture and nature and did so from the point of view of a Chicago native, who loves her city.”
See the beauty of Chicago from a new vantage point by going on this scenic cruise along the Chicago River and Lake Michigan shoreline. It’s a great way to spot multiple top Chicago landmarks in a short space of...read more
What an amazing experience you will have on this One of a Kind Private Sightseeing tour! We will explore the wonders of Chicago from a 46-foot Private Yacht.Chicago's newest Harbor has been adorned with new...read more
Welcome to Chicago’s scenic Riverwalk. Spanning from Lake Michigan west to Franklin Street. Called the city second Lakefront', the Riverwalk contains restaurants during the summer months, seating areas to relax,...read more
“Daniel O Connell was our tour guide today and we were very impressed with his knowledge of Chicago events, shadey spots to stop and regroup, as well as interesting facts and stories about the area we covered today.”
Our Chicago Walking Instagram Tour will take you to the most Instagrammable spots in Chicago all in one day. If you are looking for a little bit of culture, some amazing architecture, & a ton of great photos then...read more