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Chicago City Minibus Tour with Optional Architecture River Cruise

From US$35.00
  • Guided Chicago city tour includes areas that many other tours skip
  • Travel with a small group, which ensures personalized attention
  • Air-conditioned minibus can travel where larger coaches can't navigate
Chicago City Minibus Tour with Optional Architecture River Cruise
From US$35.00
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10am Sightseeing Tour
2-hour Chicago sightseeing tour departing at 10am
From US$35.00
10am Sightseeing + Boat Tour
2-hour Chicago sightseeing tour plus 1-hour Chicago River architecture tour departing at 10:00am
From US$75.00
1pm Sightseeing Tour
2-hour Chicago sightseeing tour departing at 1pm
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Check many Chicago's landmarks off your must-see list with this small-group sightseeing tour aboard a minibus. Cover more ground than on foot, and hit lots of highlights over the tour. You’ll see the Museum Campus, Rookery, and Lincoln Park, accompanied by in-depth commentary from your guide. Upgrade to include a 75-minute Chicago architecture tour by boat, one of the most popular tours in the city.

What to Expect

Begin your Chicago sightseeing adventure with convenient pickup from most downtown Chicago hotels, where you'll board a climate-controlled minibus with your group of 12 or fewer. The small group ensures personalized attention from your guide.

Journey through downtown, known as the Loop, and listen as your guide details its historical and architectural heritage. Head to some north-side neighborhoods that other tours miss, such as Lincoln Park and Gold Coast, to see how locals live. Check out the Museum Campus and Millennium Park, and get epic photo ops of the Chicago skyline.

Upgrade to include the popular architecture boat cruise on the Chicago River, which often books up. The onboard commentary sheds light on the city's architecture and the river’s place in history.

If not taking the boat tour, you’ll be returned to your hotel. Otherwise, you’ll be transported to the boat departure point and are responsible for your return transport.

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Great Tour!

I travel and I am very 'city tour' experienced. ALWAYS research before I pay to take any tour! I was not disappointed! Easy 5+ STAR! Easy, convenient pick up and drop off! Very comfortable 12 passenger bus with BIG windows for great views from either...More

1  Thank Marsha A
Rick R, Owner at See it All Chicago Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Marsha for your very nice review. We are always trying our best to provide top notch tours of the city that we love. Be well.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Everything you need to know about Chicago highlights in 3 hours

Paul was our tour guide on the mini bus. He was informative and humorous...manuerving the downtown traffic without losing his cool. Not the best way to see the skyscrapers from inside a van but he did the best he could. Bill was our docent on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great trip!

We really enjoyed this tour. We loved how our tour guide added the Conservatory of Flowers in Lincoln Park because it was raining so our other stops were not good. The Conservatory was my favorite part! The flowers were gorgeous! Our guide tried very hard...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
First Visit to Chicago

Was some confusion for me about exactly where the minibus pickup was. For someone who has never visited Chicago before, the land part gave a good overview. Wish I had had an accompanying map so I would know locations in relation to each other and...More

Thank Valerie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Entertaining and Informative!

Very enjoyable tour that covered lots of interesting places. Guide was enthusiastic, informative, and easily understood. A great overview for visitors to Chicago!

Thank Paul L
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Janet K
12 April 2018|
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Response from tonil220 | Reviewed this property |
I just picked up a hotel from the list that was closest to where I was staying. Because I went when the weather was colder there was no architectural tour.