Living in Chicago means that you are always going to be close to something that’s fun to do. Whether you are going to the museums, visiting the beaches, or taking one of the incredible tours that they offer throughout the city, you will find plenty to love. This is true whether you are a long time resident, you’ve just relocated, or you are simply visiting the city. Here are five of the best tours the city has to offer.
Architectural Tour by Boat
This is a fun and educational cruise that takes you along the Chicago River so that you can see 40 beautiful examples of architecture. On the tour, the guides will talk about the history of the city including the Great Fire of 1871 to the modern day. In addition, the guide will provide detailed information about all of the great buildings that you will see. You will take the tour boats from Navy Pier.
Dinner Cruise in Chicago
You will find that you have a couple of different options when it comes to taking a dinner cruise in Chicago. You could choose a 3-hour cruise on certain days of the week, and on Sunday, you can enjoy a 2-hour cruise. The buffet on the cruise serves up some wonderful food, but you can have more than just dinner on the cruise. You can also dance, or just head out onto the deck and enjoy the beautiful canopy of stars above.
Those who want to see the darker and possibly haunted side of Chicago will love the many different ghostly tours that are available. You can take a guided Segway tour, a bus tour, or even a haunted cruise on Halloween. These tours feature professional guides who will be able to inform you of the haunted history of this city!
Beer Tasting Tour
You will also find some great pubcrawls through the city, that can take you to some of the most famous and popular drinking establishments around. The Pedway Pubcrawl Tour is a great option, but it’s not the only one. One of the other choices that you might want to consider is the Bikes, Bites & Brews Tour. This tour is one that many locals enjoy. on the tour, you will be able to sample some of the things that make Chicago famous including great hot dogs, pizza, and beer.
Urban Scavenger Quest
Here is a fun and unique option for those who want something that’s a bit out of the ordinary. The Scavenger Quest will take you around several miles of the city on a walking quest while you and your team look for different items from the clues you receive in the package. It’s a fun way to spend a few hours with your friends or family. Keep in mind that at the end of the quest, you are going to have to upload your code to the web to confirm that you’ve finished the quest.
Find out more about the tours that you can enjoy at www.chicagotours.com.
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