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Chicago's Finest Tours

#7 of 168 Tours in Chicago
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Address: 401 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60654
Phone Number:
+1 312-202-0745
13:00 - 15:30
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Wed - Sun 13:00 - 15:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Chicago's Finest River Walk Tour is now Chicago's Finest Tours! We are Chicago’s most dynamic and fun entertainment activity option! We offer our guests highly passionate and energy-packed activities ranging from walking tours, bus tours and highly advanced scavenger hunts. We distinguish ourselves by providing our guests captivating storytelling, keen visualizations and infectious enthusiasm! Our mission is to ensure each guest walks away with a smile on their face and better understanding of our amazing city!

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So I was out in Chicago for work and my company booked a tour through Chicago's finest. Our tour guide, Daniel, was one fantastic tour guide. Talk about a wealth of knowledge for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

So I was out in Chicago for work and my company booked a tour through Chicago's finest. Our tour guide, Daniel, was one fantastic tour guide. Talk about a wealth of knowledge for Chicago history, and his passion and enthusiasm shines through! I highly recommend booking through them, and hopefully if your lucky, you'll get Daniel as your guide too.

Thank Dennis A
Mundelein, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

AWESOME!!!!!! We had a group of 31 from all ofer the US. Everyone thouroughly enjoyed it. Dan is an amazing storyteller and his knowledge of the city is mind boggling. My husband and I took his Pedway tour a year ago and when I was thinking about activities for this group it was a no brainer to book this tour... More 

Thank jafman2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my 9th Grade Ancient World history class on a field tip of the Chicago Pedway and Chinatown. My student loved it! hey thought Dan and Cindy were full of energy. As far as the guide and tour, my students thought it was it's a fun, exciting and engaging. They also loved the trivia and gift cards!!!! Chicago's Finest... More 

Thank Elvis M
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dan and Cindy were amazing!! So engaging and fun to see the sites with!! Our group learned about the history of Chicago and the World by exploring the Pedway.

Thank lizfigus
Elburn, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 3 hour tour was the VERY BEST crime tour I have ever taken... Dan, is a talking encyclopedia about the city's history. A social or business group would be entertained, well informed and leave with a new understanding about Chicago. His newest tour, Sin, Crime and Corruption is filled with facts and history that goes beyond Al Capone" s... More 

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must have Dan K O Connell take you on this new and exciting tour of how the Windy City became Capone's Chicago. Most informative, new information you may not have known. Great Tour.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great way to see "under" Chicago on a cold day. We learned many things about the pedway and some of Chicago's beautiful buildings. The walk was at a leisure pace and we also discovered how to get around (south of the Chicago river) without going outside. It is very easy from the Swiss hotel to Macy's (old... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have lived in Chicagoland for over 30 years, recently moved to the loop and wanted to get a handle on how the Pedway system worked. Rick, our tour guide, was knowledgeable (included history, architecture and popular culture information), fun (had trivia quizzes with Starbucks gift cards as prizes and made everyone feel great about their answers so you felt... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

The pedway and lunch tour was great! The guide was knowledgeable and very entertaining. I highly recommend this tour.

Thank kellyn159
Crystal Lake, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and presented in a relaxed and fun way. Learned a lot about the Chicago area - and I have lived here for 33 years. Highly recommend as time well spent.

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