Traveling in a new city can be exciting, but it can also be rather frustrating if you don’t know what to see and how to see it. Tours are great but, can be some of the trickiest to make a decision on the one to suit your needs. You want to be able to do them for the best prices, and get the most out of them as there are so many different ones to choose from. So in order to lessen your confusion and maximize your time to get a good view of Chicago, we’ve provided a list of the best tours in the city, concierge approved.
Chicago Architectural Boat Tour– One of the hottest tours of the summer, this tour takes you on a 90 minute boat ride down the Chicago River pointing out all the interesting and historical architectural aspects of Chicago. The one we often recommend is the Chicago’s First Lady, a great ride at a good price at any time during the day.
Chicago Double Decker Trolley Tour– This is the second most popular tour that guests inquire about during the summer. This tour is a hop on hop off whenever you like trolley ride around the city to the most popular tourist sites in Chicago. There are 13 stops total, and the trolley hits places like the Field Museum and Navy pier. They also have a special night tour to see all the city lights!
Segway Tour– Probably the most underrated of the tours in Chicago, and also the most unique. Traveling around on the modern Segway, you have the option to see it all- from the lakefront to the city’s fireworks at night.
Bike Tour– This tour is a fun way to see the city while getting some exercise! There are many options for this type of tour. You can bike through the lakefront neighborhoods, bike to different restaurants and breweries, bike and get the gangster tour, or bike at night. Have fun while keeping fit.