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Walk Chicago Tours

#17 of 310 Tours in Chicago
Chicago, IL, USA
About Walk Chicago Tours
Walk Chicago Tours is a privately owned walking tour service known for its personal amenities, experience and reasonable rates. Its concierge-like treatment of all of its guests, and the ability of its experienced guides to engage visitors through skillful story-telling have set standards in Chicago. It offers a "no-gimmicks" product delivered in an engaging and professional style. Personal treatment for guests begins at the outset of their day. If you are staying at a Loop area hotel, your guide greets you in the lobby to begin your tour experience. If you are a disabled tourist or have special needs to be addressed, Walk Chicago Tours devises a completely accessible itinerary at no extra cost. There is also no combining of groups or joining groups with strangers. Each tour reservation is a private promise...only your group with your own private guide(see FAQ page of their website). Guides at Walk Chicago Tours have been carefully chosen based upon their natural ability to engage visitors and to narrate historical facts,culture and urban lore. The company motto, "A Story on Every Corner", is typical of the ownership's insistence that Chicago's history,its neighborhoods,its culture and urban lore be delivered to visitors in an entertaining and informative manner that appeals to a wide array of groups. In fact,several of the guides are former teachers with years of experience at engaging listeners. The result has been the reputation that Walk Chicago Tours is Chicago's most competent story telling ambassador. No service is more zealous about wanting you to leave Chicago loving Chicago as much as they do. And, they attempt to do this at a price that fits the budget of every visitor. Large groups are accomodated by the use of multiple guides. See their website and visit their FAQ page for answers to most of your questions. Email or call and they will respond immediately. .
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My husband and I researched several tours of the Little Italy neighborhood of Chicago prior to our trip in early September, 2019. When we landed on Walk Chicago Tours.com, we knew we found what we were hoping for. We corresponded with Terry Sullivan, Owner of Walk Chicago
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Response from Terry S, Owner at Walk Chicago Tours
Responded Sep 23, 2019
Most generous of you, Brenda...when truly it was my pleasure also. Please come back soon and let us show you more of the city we love. It will be our privilege to tag along with visitors like you whose appreciation of our efforts sustains us. It was you who was amongst our best experiences. Most gratefully….Terry S.
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My father was raised in Old Town so our family was interested in learning more about the neighborhood. We surprised my mom on her birthday and had a girls day in the city. We met Mimi our tour guide at a convenient location and our first stop was Second City. We were able to
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We took a class trip of high school juniors. The tour was excellent. I cannot speak more highly of the content of the tour and the expertise of our guides. I have lived in Chicago and yet was completely unaware of this neighborhood. It was an eye-opneing experience.
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Response from Terry S, Owner at Walk Chicago Tours
Responded May 28, 2019
Our gratitude,... Your students were attentive,inquisitive and respectful of our efforts. Their sincerity sustained us and helped us create an extension of your classroom. Terry Sullivan Owner Walk Chicago Tours
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This was the second year we used Walk Chicago as for our high school junior class trip tour. Terry is very easy to work with, and our tour was easy to plan. He and his guides are excellent--they are engaging and so knowledgeable about the city. In the two years we have had them
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I have taken several tours with walk Chicago and they continue to be excellent! The guides work very well with my high school students, keep them engaged, and my students said that the tour was their favorite part of our field trip to Pilsen. I can't recomend them enough for
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Response from Terry S, Owner at Walk Chicago Tours
Responded May 14, 2019
Erin...All of us wish to express our gratitude for your generous remarks. We hope to exceed your expectations each time you entrust us with the enrichment of your classroom objectives. Most gratefully....Terry Sullivan Owner/Mgr. WCT's
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