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Gray Line Chicago

#167 of 213 Tours in Chicago
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Gray Line Sightseeing Bus Tours provide the most comprehensive Scenic and Historic sightseeing tours of Chicago. Our North Side Tour will take you from the heart of the Loop up the Mag Mile, through Lincoln Park to Wrigley Field and back. Our South...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
17 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603-5608
Downtown / The Loop
+1 312-251-3100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour covered a lot of geography and provided detailed commentary. Unfortunately. bus driver/ guide spoke in a sing song voice that was hard to understand sometimes. Also, challenging to hear when on the highway if you were sitting toward the back of the bus....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't know the tour was 4 hours when I started. Didn't know the 360 tour John Hancock bldg was " go find it yourself "

Thank G R C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to get in the riverside, the Architecture Tour is an incredible adventure for the peoble who like to know about the history and the art of the building. During the sail, you can hear and see, a nice explanation of the most iconic building...More

Thank berroacda
Sam T, Guest Relations Manager at Gray Line Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad that you were able to enjoy a nice sunny day out in Chicago. The river boat architecture cruise is a nice way to see all of Chicago from land and water. Thank you for generously leaving this review, we appreciate it.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent! The tour was comprehensive: many historical sites, much Chicago trivia. Now there are many Chicago references--people, places, events--that I now can identify from this tour.

1  Thank Odyssey815782
Sam T, Guest Relations Manager at Gray Line Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving this nice review. We are glad that you had a nice time and able to bring some content home with you! Come back soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘Ž๐Ÿ‘Ž This is the worst city tour Iโ€™ve ever been on. The guide knew little of the city. He either forgot or didnโ€™t know facts. Terrible

2  Thank rvtravler2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour. Great guide. Don't miss. Nice to know that the river is getting cleaner. Very efficient and convenient.

Thank Marilyn N
Sam T, Guest Relations Manager at Gray Line Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Marilyn, Thank you for the kind review! We are glad you had a nice experience on your tour, come again soon!

Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

This tour wasnโ€™t bad but I would never do it again or recommend this tour unless you want to hear the tour guides political garbage. Mitch would not even call trump tower by itโ€™s name and he made a point of saying in front of...More

2  Thank Susan T
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Do not waste your money on this tour. They cover all of the key spots. However, a third of the time, the outside noise prohibits you from hearing the driver commentary. He just talks on like everything is OK. Even without the noise, he talked...More

Thank rogercstewart
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

If I could negative stars, I would. Don't book with this place. I booked the South Side tour via Viator. The tour was at 3:30 and I arrived at the drop-off location at 3:20pm. I waited for 5 min. No one was there. I called...More

1  Thank Veronica B
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I took the North Side Bus tour and had a blast. Mitch was our bus driver and joke maker. He gave us tons of information on the tour, and also had me cracking up the entire time. Super personable and fun. Ask for Mitch when...More

Thank Wesley B
Sam T, Guest Relations Manager at Gray Line Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Wesley, thank you so much for writing such a nice review, we are thrilled that you had a good experience on your tour! Please let us know next time you're in Chicago.

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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 wonโ€™t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (โ€œThe Beanโ€), one of
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Edie M
July 3, 2015|
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Response from Sandra D | Property representative |
Hello Edie, There are over 90 hotels in the downtown area which we service. Our main office is located inside of the Palmer House Hilton which is a lovely hotel to stay at. There is also a hotel called the Silversmith... More
December 28, 2014|
Response from Sandra D | Property representative |
Hello, We only service Chicago and have no information about Philadelphia. Thank You.