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Chicago Land and River Architecture Tour: North and South Shores provided by Gray Line Chicago

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Chicago Land and River Architecture Tour: North and South Shores

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  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Updated 14/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 14/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    25 S Michigan Ave
    25 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Walk down 'Grant Park North Parking Garage' and our office is on the right. Northwest Corner of Michigan Avenue and Monroe St.
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  • Pass by
    Gray Line Chicago
    Wrigley Building
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    Lincoln Park Zoo
    Stop: 20 minutes
    Stop for 20 minutes to stretch legs, see animals, or visit the Lincoln Park Conservatory.
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    Pass by
    Wrigley Field
    Field Museum
    Grant Park
    Millennium Park
    Soldier Field
  • You'll end at
    25 S Michigan Ave
    25 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Walk down 'Grant Park North Parking Garage' and our office is on the right. Northwest Corner of Michigan Avenue and Monroe St.
    See address & details
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Departure Point
25 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Narrated trolley or coach tour
  • Chicago Architecture Cruise aboard Chicago Line Cruises
  • Local taxes
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation to boat tour
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
4Reviews
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alzari wrote a review Jan 2020
Saint Louis, Missouri142 contributions98 helpful votes
The tour tried to do too much in too little time and the few stops we had could have been shortened to include more stops. The city is skyscraper happy and frankly, I don't find the architecture too interesting. It's too in your face and stark. The Chicago River tour part was
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from SamT3307, Manager at Chicago Land and River Architecture Tour: North and South Shores
Responded 6 Jan 2020
We are sorry to hear about your disappointment with Chicago and our tour. However, I wanted to notify you that this tour is not a hop on hop off, so there is not meant to be many stops.
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Dale R wrote a review Sep 2019
San Marino, United States11 contributions4 helpful votes
A terrific boat tour of the downtown architecture of chicago, including history and fun facts. A great way to spend the afternoon or evening.
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from SamT3307, Manager at Chicago Land and River Architecture Tour: North and South Shores
Responded 9 Sep 2019
Dale, we are glad that you had a nice experience on our tour! Thank you for taking the time to leave this nice review.
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Bill9751 wrote a review Aug 2019
Conway, Arkansas32 contributions9 helpful votes
If you can get on a tour with Victor as the narrator your in for a treat. Very informative and interesting. Plan it for a good weather day. Would not be fun in the rain.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from SamT3307, Manager at Chicago Land and River Architecture Tour: North and South Shores
Responded 12 Aug 2019
Thank you for taking the time to leave this nice review! I will be sure to pass that you had a nice time on the tour with Victor!
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By: Gray Line Chicago
Grace W
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Feeling Small Looking up Tall
Magical and wonderous. Your choice of top deck or below deck seating. The splendor of Chicago's architecture gliste
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jenniferriles
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Awesome way to get acquainted with Chicago!
Josh was very polite and extremely knowledgeable about Chicago. Included many facts and lots of history. Well worth
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Q6909BNrogerm
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Grand Tour
Great tour guide Joe, lots of good places and gave passengers some decision making ( zoo or Portillo's for food). G
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JonnyCanuck99
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Very disappointing
My wife and I took the "Grand Tour" which is the North side tour plus the south side tour combined, for a total of
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TravelingMom8066
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Disappointing
We have taken Grayline tours in other cities. This tour was the bare minimum. It was supposed to be 2 hours - ins
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Lkelley6485
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Bus trip
Very interesting to see the Christmas lights and Chicago, The driver was excellent and very entertaining.
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jea98rn
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Chicago North Side tour
We should have read the reviews! Don't waste your money! The windows on the bus are plastic flaps that are scratche
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brumba50
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Chicago Tourist Sites Overview
This is a non stop drive-by of the better known tourist sites and Chicago neighborhoods. It is not a hop and stop t
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buckstraveler18
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Chicago 4 hour city tour
A lot of people complain it is hard to find where the tour starts. If you make sure to follow the directions expli
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Kathy M
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Johte made our trip great!
The started off gloomy and rainy on our first day in Chicago so decided to take a hop on n off bus tour. So glad we
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Christine G
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2 separate tours will fill you day in Chicago
We took the boat tour first and found it engaging. The guide was very knowledgeable and informative as to architect
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Michael L
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A VERY INFORMATIVE TOUR
We did both the North and South of Chicago bus tours. The driver carried out a very informative commentary. If yo
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annarc6
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Great Tour
We were very pleased with the tour. We were perplexed about what we needed in the way of a ticket to board the bus
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Sunshine681993
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Ms. Roman
This four-hour tour was so great! And reasonably priced to boot! The tour guide,Joe, was awesome! I was so hap
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Johnboyga
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Chicago 4 Hour City Tour
This is the worst Grayline Tour organization that we have ever booked a tour with. To start, we were told to arriv
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  • Duration: 3h 30m
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