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Chicago Greeter

77 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL
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Came in a Surprise!

I intend to browse through some local sightseeing tours and so happen I found Chicago Greeter from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Candy N
Two big thumbs up!

My husband, two teenage sons and I spent Memorial weekend in Chicago. In the last six months we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Chicago Greeter highlights interest areas and more than 25 neighborhoods for visitors to explore. Chicago Greeter is designed to match a friendly, enthusiastic, and city knowledgeable local with a visitor for a two - four hour FREE informal, insider orientation to Chicago's sights. Through the Chicago Greeter service, visitors meet with a greeter who takes them around the city and demonstrates its walk-ability and the user-friendliness of its public transportation system.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the loop” (224 reviews)
“free service” (74 reviews)
“cultural center” (114 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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77 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL
Downtown / The Loop
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"the loop"
in 224 reviews
"free service"
in 74 reviews
"cultural center"
in 114 reviews
"highly recommend this service"
in 19 reviews
"great program"
in 17 reviews
"walking tour"
in 109 reviews
"free tour"
in 50 reviews
"personalized tour"
in 19 reviews
"great tour"
in 81 reviews
"great introduction"
in 23 reviews
"four hours"
in 26 reviews
"the gold coast"
in 36 reviews
"millennium park"
in 85 reviews
"his knowledge"
in 22 reviews
"knowledgeable guide"
in 18 reviews
"hour tour"
in 35 reviews
"great city"
in 36 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I intend to browse through some local sightseeing tours and so happen I found Chicago Greeter from TripAdvisor. Jim, my greeter, is such a genuine and friendly greeter. He shows me around many different public art pieces here in Chicago on top of the landmarks....More

Thank Candy N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband, two teenage sons and I spent Memorial weekend in Chicago. In the last six months we have explored NYC and Boston on our own. When I found the Chicago Greeter program I was excited to try something new and explore with a guide....More

Thank arenee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Roger is an awesome tour guide! Our 4-hour walk and water taxi ride around the Loop was fun and informative, and we learned things that we never would have without the Greeter program. Thanks, Roger!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sharon was a perfect guide for enjoying and learning about the Beverly - Morgan neighborhoods. We took the train from the Financial District to the tree lined, picture perfect neighborhoods of Beverly and Morgan. It was a delightful tour that showed us a totally different...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Doug was a tremendous guide but not just because he was extremely knowledgeable. He was a friend in the making as he toured my wife and I through the 2+ hours of an unforgettable walk through the architectural marvels of Chicago. We both would gladly...More

Thank Roland W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Chicago before so had done the major sites so wanted something different this time. Spotted this and couldn’t believe it was free. Our guide Stetson, was well informed and so easy to talk to. He showed us bits of Chicago we would...More

Thank Car103
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jack Cunneen was a great guide to show us the highlights of downtown Chicago. We were able to see a lot of the sights within the span of 3 hours. He asked what we wanted to see and covered history, architecture, and art. Wear your...More

Thank KPRmom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chicago Greeter tour was a highlight of our first time trip to Chicago. We toured the Loop area looking at art and architecture inside and outside of buildings. It was especially meaningful to do it the day after our boat trip on the Chicago...More

Thank Elizabeth W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fabulous find! We were a diverse group of six people from all over the country and while most of us had been to Chicago, we were anxious to get to know the city better. Larry, our Greeter, did a great job of sharing...More

Thank Andrea L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great way to start off a trip to Chicago. Tom Judge was our guide and was so knowledgeable and he truly loves Chicago. He was able to give us a great tour of the loop giving us a little history of the...More

Thank Katweir1
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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
...More
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Sathis C
June 18, 2018|
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Response from N T | Reviewed this property |
According to the website, you must put in a request 10 days before you arrive to Chicago. Hope this helps!
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Chuck M
March 26, 2017|
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Response from GreeterChicago | Property representative |
If you would like to have a Greeter show you some of your interests for 2-4 hours please submit a visit request at our Chicago Greeter website.
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MRREMOTECONTROLS
September 12, 2016|
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Response from GreeterChicago | Property representative |
Please visit our Chicago Greeter website to submit a visit request.
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