Think about Chicago. What do you imagine? If you’re not a native, it’s common to think of wind, pizza, and baseball. However, Chicago has a lot to offer, not only inside but outside attractions entice visitors. The city features too many eateries, bars, art structures, and neighborhoods to visit all at once. Don’t miss out on a chance to see more of Chicago during your next stay.
Those who experience an enriching Illinois experience, take Chicago tours, allowing for a number of encounters with people, culture, and fun. While visits allow for plenty of indoor activity, what is there to do outdoors in the city?
Wonka had his indoor factory, and Chicago has its outdoor chocolate tour, bringing chocoholics on a delicious and educational ride through many eateries offering cocoa creations. While learning about the health benefits, history, and migration of chocolate, tourists sample truffles, chocolate bread, and other decadent treats. The Chicago outdoors has never tasted so delicious!
Would you like to tour Chicago from the eyes of a professional chef? Tour the Northwest Side, entering three heralded restaurants, handpicked by professional chef guides. The Bristol, Feast, and the Southern host diners, treated to chef-selected samples of food and wine. Uniquely timed, tours take place in the afternoon, with the sun shining and restaurants closed to the public. Would you like ‘private’ time with professional chefs?
Have you ever driven a segway? It’s relaxing, convenient, and speedier than foot. Plus, knowledgeable tour guides lend insight about the city’s history and current-day progresses. What would you say to a fireworks show, night tour of the city, and taking a segway into a deserted Soldier Field? There’s walking through the streets, and there’s segways, fireworks, and the electric energy of the Chicago nightlife? Which would you prefer?
How many great photos did you take on your last vacation? This time, get photos complimented by a professional’s insight and help. Take home professional-looking shots, warranting envy of all friends and family members. Furthermore, see the outdoors, consisting of ornate Chicago hotels, distinctive neighborhoods, and historical landmarks. When was the last time you took a ‘frame worthy’ vacation picture? Ensure a return on your next frame’s investment, taking shots of Millenium Park, Lincoln Park, the Navy Yard, and more.
Wrigley Field is an indelible association to Chicago, hosting the Cubs for decades as one of the oldest, natural-field parks in the game. What’s it like to sit in the press box at the famous Wrigley Field? You’ll know that, enter the player clubhouses, and get a chance to view the field from the dugout when experiencing this unique, outdoor tour.
Take advantage of the city’s haunted bust tour, exploring Chicago’s dark side, including sites of the Eastland Disaster, the Congress Hotel, coupled by frightening tales told by hosts. Paranormal investigators take great interest and visitors on a tour, focusing on the hideous deeds of H.H. Holmes and crew. The paranormal specialists share actual open-book cases of ongoing paranormal investigations with tourists (to those who aren’t afraid to listen).
While Chicago has plenty to offer indoors, don’t miss out on these unique opportunities to see the city while out and about.
Chris McMahon has extensive experience as a tour guide in Chicago.