1-Day Chicago City Tour
(6 Reviews)
Product Code: 82-16763

Departure Guranteed

The minimum number to operate the tour is 2 passengers.


Free PCR Test

Free PCR nucleic acid test can be provided for our guests (U.S. residents only) before or after the tour in Boston, New York, Washington D.C., Atlanta, Orlando, Miami, Chicago, Houston, Seattle, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Guests only need to bring the U.S. driver's license or state government ID and go to the provided address for sampling. The tips of $5.00/person is required.



  • •  【Windy City】Check out the classic landmarks in Chicago while getting amazed by its post-modern architectures.
  • •  【Architecture of Chicago】Discover the stories behind the city’s most significant buildings such as Cloud Gate and Chicago Theatre.
  • •  【Unmissable Spots】Take an in-depth tour of the city of Chicago, stepping on top of the 360 Chicago for a full 360-degree panoramic view from 1030-feet above Chicago.
Tour Code
1 day
Departure City
End City
Tour Type
Sightseeing Tours
Chinese, English

Tour Type: Guided

Multiple local tour guides/drivers available throughout your tour/activity

Group Type: Standard group

Tour with fellow travelers from all over the world

Activity Level: Moderate

Designed for travelers in good health who are comfortable with light walking or hiking

Quality: Budget

The most affordable tour service and/or accommodation with fast-paced itineraries. Eg.Budget hotels, certificated guide, about 10 year safe driving experience driver. Price is about $80.00-$150.00 per day per person.



This tour will show you the best of Chicago in one day. This is a world’s top architecture city with bold architectures. You will take a walk in the Millennium Park, see the Cloud Gate, enjoy the urban view of the city from 360 Chicago.


Millennium Park & Cloud Gate (20 mins) → Grant Park (10 mins) → Chicago Theater (Optional, 60 mins) → The Art Institute of Chicago (Optional, 120 mins) → Chicago Water Tower (15 mins) → Michigan Avenue (30 mins) → Chicago Cruise (Optional, 75 mins) → 360 Chicago (Optional, 75 mins, including Tilt)

We will pass by: Navy Pier, Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain, Marina City, Trump International Hotel and Tower, Willis Tower Observation Deck


Millennium Park
Three square blocks of open lakefront complete with a Ferris Wheel, outdoor music pavillion and ice skating rink; expected to become one of the city's most popular sites.

Grant Park
Grant Park is a large urban park in the city's central business district. t was renamed in 1901 to honor US President Ulysses S. Grant. The park contains performance venues, gardens, art work, sporting, and harbor facilities. It hosts public gatherings and several large annual events and is popularly referred to as "Chicago's front yard".

Chicago Theater
In the busy Loop area of Chicago is the city's namesake theater with its iconic marquee, which has become an unofficial symbol of the city. It hosts performances of all kinds, including drama, comedy, dance, and more.

The Art Institute of Chicago
The Art Institute is the 2nd-largest art museum in the US after the Met in New York. It houses pieces by renowned painters such as Van Gogh, Monet, and Cezanne, as well as an extensive collection of African-American art.


Chicago Architectural Cruise
The Architectural Cruise of Chicago is a perfect way to view one of America's most formidable cities, all from the comfort of a boat leisurely sailing down the Chicago River, either during the day or at twilight.

360 Chicago (incl. Tilt)
This observsation deck sits atop the John Hancock Tower in Chicago, providing exquisite aerial views of the city's skyline that you can't get anywhere else. The new LIFT feature extends out above the city below for an exhilirating experience.

* Chicago Cruise will be closed in Winter.
* The tour normally ends during 5:30pm and 6:00pm.
* Some of the destinations may be closed due to Covid pandemic.Please follow your tour leader’s instruction. Your kind understanding and cooperation are highly appreciated.

Visiting Attractions

  • Chicago Chicago
  • United Center United Center
  • Millennium Park Millennium Park
  • Chicago Theatre Chicago Theatre
  • Art Institute of Chicago Art Institute of Chicago
  • Water Tower Place Water Tower Place
  • Grant Park Grant Park
  • Michigan Avenue Michigan Avenue

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Chicago Cruise $39.00/Adult; $18.00/Child(3-12); $35.00/Senior(65+) Only available in Summer
360 Chicago (incl. Tilt) $35.00/Adult; $25.00/Child(3-12); $35.00/Senior(65+)
The Chicago Theatre $18.00/Adult; $13.00/Child(3-12); $18.00/Senior(65+)
The Art Institute of Chicago $25.00/Adult; Free/Child(14-); $19.00/Senior(65+)
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
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8:00AM Chicago Chinatown 207 W Cermak Rd. Chicago, IL 60616

Package Includes

  • Roundtrip ground transportation in air-conditioned motorcoach, van or minibus, depending on the number of passengers
  • Professional bilingual tour guide

Package Excludes

  • Airfare and the cost of other transportation between your home and Chicago
  • All personal expenses and meals
  • Service Fee for tour guide (minimum $12.00/day per person)
  • Optional tours and activities (prices and availability subject to change) (All optional tours that include a service fee must be paid for in cash before joining the tour.)
Special Notes
  • Cancellation Policy:
    * Cancellation made within:
    - 72 hours Prior to Departure Date: 100% of total purchase amount can be refunded;
    - Within 72 hours Prior to Departure Date or No-Show: Non-refundable.
  • The itinerary and operating dates may change due to weather, traffic and other reasons during our busy season. Please reconfirm your order prior to the departure date.
  • In case of attraction closures (due to holidays or construction, etc.), the tour guide may make some necessary changes to the itinerary accordingly.
  • This tour does not accept any City Pass or your own tickets for the attraction. Passengers who take this tour need to purchase admission tickets from tour escort on the departure date. Otherwise, we will stop providing services on the day.
  • Please Note:
    1. Guests are not allowed to use a CITY PASS and admission ticket purchased by themselves to join the sightseeing attractions included in this tour.
    2. Guests who do use a CITY PASS or admission ticket purchased by themselves, will not be offered the transportation service for that day, and will possible need to pay a penalty fee. Please consult your tour guide for details.
  • Language: This tour is escorted by a professional bilingual tour guide and/or driver guide (English/Chinese). Tours and/or languages may be combined to operate this tour depending on the number of passengers who have booked a particular departure.
  • Bus Arrangement: Passengers on the same reservation will be arranged on the same bus unless stated otherwise. If you wish to be on the same bus as another party /an existing reservation, please note your request with the reservation number in the comment section on the checkout page or notify us at least 24 hours prior to tour departure.
  • This tour/activity is overseen by a select local operator in the region. Upon booking your tour or activity and after receiving confirmation, you will be issued an e-ticket detailing the local operator's name and contact information. If you require assistance finding a specific tour, please contact us for more information.
  • If any of the attractions are closed due to Covid-19, the guide will arrange the itinerary based on the actual situation on the tour date. Please understand. Thanks.

Pricing Info

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

*Adult: 13 and older
*Child: 0-12 years of age
*Customer under 18 years old MUST be accompanied by at least one adult.
  • *The final tour rates already include possible booking fee, handling fee, and exchange rate loss.
  • Reservation Info

      1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
      2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
      3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
      4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.

    Terms and Conditions

      - Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
      - Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.
      - Please refer to our Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy before you make reservation.
      - Please refer to Customer Agreement before you make reservation.
      - Local tour provider reserves the right to make modifications to tour arrangements including order of tour activities, hotel and its location if deemed necessary.



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    • Santosh Kumar Sahu

      Santosh Kumar Sahu

      07/14/2018 Verified Purchase

      Nice experience while booking the reservation

    • Anonymous


      05/29/2018 Verified Purchase

      The tour would be better if travelers were be taken care better: at least one drink bottle for whole day tour, city map were must be issued to each traveler, short text of development history and population of city were must be imparted.

    • Syl


      04/18/2018 Verified Purchase
      Some itinerary is missing

      Missing venue: Buckingham fountain and Magnificent Mile. We have 4 adults + 1 child in our group, it's low season and the driver been double duty as our tour guide, he is very nice, but a bit quite. Not much information/history about the c...ity as I expected. Read full review

    • PAOLA


      01/04/2018 Verified Purchase
      Viaggio fantastico

      Io e un amica siamo partite con tour 4fun per questo viaggio meraviglioso. Niente di negativo , bene l'itinerario , il Viaggio, bravi e simpatici la guida e l'autista che si sono dati da fare per noi che eravamo le uniche italiane che strim...pellavano l'inglese. Bellissimi tutti gli hotel cin ottime colazioni incluse. Se farò un altro viaggio certamente ancora con tour 4fun . Lo consiglio anche agli italiani che si arrangiamo un po' con l'inglese. Read full review

    • Balaji.R


      09/06/2015 Verified Purchase
      Good 1 Day tour of Chicago City

      The Coach was on time. Tour guide Jimmy was very helpful. The coach timing was perfect. Millennium Park. - Enjoyable Ride. Shedd Aquarium, - Awesome experience. must visit Chicago Theatre. - Wow, wintage theatre, one must experience...... Blooimgdale shopping along Magnificent Mile. - Good place to shop. 360 CHICAGO - did not opt. Chicago river cruise - did not opt. Navy Pier - Excellent Lake front. - rode bike ride... Overall, I would give 5 star rating for this short tour. Thanks. Read full review

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