Chicago's Finest Tours

 
Ranked number one walking tour in Chicago and 7th best out of 165 tour activities in the "Windy City" according to tripadvisor.com. We specialize in private tours featuring school groups, scout troops, homeschool groups, and more. All tours are customized to meet specific group needs including tour content, venues, length, start time, tour routes, and refreshment options. Our tours include a full array of themed tours or combination tours with multiple subjects, including history, architecture and popular culture. Our tour hosts are gifted storytellers and inject enthusiasm, energy and humor in their personalized presentations to guests of all ages.  
 
"Educating our guests is job one but we do so in a fun and entertaining manner," as the great Marshall McLuhan was fond of saying. "Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn't know the first thing about either."
 
See our bus tours and private tour options. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 1030 North State Street, Unit 2H, Chicago, IL 60610. Cook County. Tel: 312-202-0745. Email: doconnell@chicagowalktour.com. Website: www.chicagosfinesttours.com. Hrs: Office: Weekdays 9AM-6PM CST. Contact: Dan O’Connell. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-3 hours. Cost: Varies.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Tours Lesson Plan

A sightseeing tour can provide your youth group with an opportunity to see entire cities in a short amount of time and learn about many aspects of that city such as, architecture, history, geography, and culture. Students gain knowledge about specific places they’ve toured through a variety of activities. ... Continue