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Horseback Riding and Petting Zoo

Horseback Riding and Petting Zoo

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We don't do trail rides. We provide a very controlled environment for horseback riding. We have seven horses to choose from depending on rider skill level. Mom and Dad can take photos and come inside the riding area while the youngen is riding. Our horses are all very friendly and normally very calm so you can walk up to them and pet them as they graze. Our petting zoo is a lot of fun for everyone. Our miniature pig has been described as "too cute for this world." New litter of three baby guinea pigs on 10/24/2020.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.54
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$61.54

Chicago-Naperville Indoor Skydiving with 2 Flights & Personalized Certificate

Chicago-Naperville Indoor Skydiving with 2 Flights & Personalized Certificate

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Experience the thrill of skydiving, without jumping out of a plane, in a vertical wind tunnel.  Offered every half hour from 9am to 10pm, you can easily find a time slot that works for you. After small-group training, enjoy two solo sessions in the tunnel during which you float atop wind speeds as fast as 175 mph (282 kph). Feel secure with a guide giving you one-on-one coaching during each 60-second session.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.99
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$84.99
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Axe Throwing Experience

Axe Throwing Experience

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Our axe throwing venue offers a spear lane which makes us one of a kind. Make sure to also get a picture with our full size knight with authentic steel armor.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$35.90
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Skip the Line: Miller Park Zoo General Admission Ticket

Skip the Line: Miller Park Zoo General Admission Ticket

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Discover animals from around the world—no passport required—when you visit the Miller Park Zoo. From Sumatran tigers to pink flamingos and red pandas to a Galapagos tortoise, the zoo houses a huge variety of animals in their recreated natural habitats. Learn about the animals as you check out indoor and outdoor exhibits, including a special Children’s Zoo made just for kids.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$7.57
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$7.57

Supported Bicycle Rides and Tours - Perfect for a Day Adventure or Weekend Ride

Supported Bicycle Rides and Tours - Perfect for a Day Adventure or Weekend Ride

We can carry more than 6 Depending on the bicycle style, we can carry a few bikes in the van (8-9 total) along with 3 guests and you take a taxi to the trail-head, and have one meet us at the end of your day. ​ Supported Rides Rock
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  • 6 to 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$265.60
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$265.60
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Rockford Scavenger Hunt: Rolling Through Rockford

Rockford Scavenger Hunt: Rolling Through Rockford

Forget tourist-filled museums, make your own memories with a photo scavenger hunt tour in Rockford! On a Let’s Roam scavenger hunt, you and your team will work together to wander throughout Rockford, racking up points and laughs along the way. Rolling Through Rockford is the perfect small group activity for anyone looking to spend an enjoyable afternoon in Rockford. Some of the more memorable landmarks you’ll see are: Riverfront Museum Park, Coronado Theatre, East Rockford.
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  • 2 hours
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$12.31
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Urbana–Champaign Scavenger Hunt: Hunting Illini

Urbana–Champaign Scavenger Hunt: Hunting Illini

Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.
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  • 2 hours
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$12.31
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$12.31

Chicago Sunset Cruise

Chicago Sunset Cruise

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The Sunset Cruise departs from the DuSable (Michigan Avenue) Bridge on Wendella's world class tour boats. Enjoy the beautiful City architecture from the best vantage point in Chicago. The vessel will then navigate through the Chicago Lock and out onto Lake Michigan. Watch the sun slowly set behind the city from the tranquil waters of Lake Michigan on this serene and romantic cruise.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.60
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$41.60
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45-min Chicago River Architecture Tour - Magnificent Mile

45-min Chicago River Architecture Tour - Magnificent Mile

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Get a front row perspective on the exquisite buildings that line the Chicago River during a 45-minute architecture cruise. Hear live commentary about the history and architectural heritage of Chicago on this family-friendly tour, which highlights landmarks such as the Chicago Riverwalk, Michigan Avenue Bridge, Wrigley Building, and Willis Tower. Sit on the open-air top deck or the sheltered bottom deck for the ultimate view of Chicago.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$23.00
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$23.00
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Chicago Lake and River Architecture Tour

Chicago Lake and River Architecture Tour

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Step aboard a boat for a comprehensive cruise that details the history of Chicago's architecture. Enjoy views of the Chicago skyline accompanied by architecture-focused commentary that points out each of the landmark buildings. As you cruise through Lake Michigan, snap photos of you and your party against the stretch of Chicago's 26-mile shoreline.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.00
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$39.00
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90-min Chicago River Architecture Tour

90-min Chicago River Architecture Tour

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Discover the architectural gems of the Windy City from an ideal vantage point on a cruise down the Chicago River. Offered several times throughout the day, it’s easy to fit the leisurely excursion into your itinerary. Covering more than 130 years of architectural history, the tour is the perfect opportunity to see a huge area of the city without the hassle of taxis and public transit.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.00
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$39.00
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Aqua Water Trike Rentals

Aqua Water Trike Rentals

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Cruise around Lake Michigan and enjoy spectacular views of Chicago on an Aqua Water Trike. This 30-minute rental lets you explore at your own pace and experience the city from the water. There is space for two people per bike and no experience is required—simple hop aboard and pedal your way around the lake.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$13.50
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$13.50
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Tandem Skydiving Experience in Chicago

Tandem Skydiving Experience in Chicago

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Go skydiving in Indiana at a location situated only a 1-hour train ride from Chicago, making it easy to reach without a car. Your instructor provides all necessary equipment and training for your jump, then accompanies you on the tandem skydiving experience from 14,000 feet (4,267 meters). See Lake Michigan and perhaps the Chicago skyline from the air, and purchase video and photos of your jump if you wish.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$209.00
Price varies by group size
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$209.00
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The Escape Game Chicago: Epic 60-Minute Adventures

The Escape Game Chicago: Epic 60-Minute Adventures

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Located in River North, these adventures offer a one-of-a-kind premium experience. Follow clues and solve puzzles to complete your mission together. You might escape...You WILL have fun! Choose to play one of five uniquely immersive games: - Gold Rush: Find hidden gold in the California hills! - Prison Break: Complete a daring escape from the evil warden! - Special Ops: Mysterious Market: Uncover the truth as a secret agent! - The Heist: Recover a stolen masterpiece from an art thief! - Mission: Mars: Launch your spaceship from the Red Planet!
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.24
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$40.24
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Lake Michigan Sightseeing Cruise

Lake Michigan Sightseeing Cruise

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Take in iconic views of the beautiful Chicago lakefront and its many landmarks during this 40-minute Lake Michigan sightseeing boat cruise. Climb aboard your vessel for a laid-back ride, enjoying panoramic views of the Windy City's skyline from a unique perspective. Along the way, you'll listen to informative commentary and take in views of the John Hancock Center and Willis Tower, along with many other landmarks. Plus feel free to bring your own lunch or grab a drink at the onboard bar, during your ride.
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  • 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$27.25
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Chicago Architecture River Cruise

Chicago Architecture River Cruise

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Cruise down the Chicago River to see the city's famous architecture on this boat tour. With commentary from your onboard guide, watch the spectacular skyline glide by, including more than 40 notable buildings like Navy Pier, the Wrigley Building, and the John Hancock Building. Cover all three branches of the Chicago River, passing the East Bank Club, the old Post Office Building and the Willis Tower (formerly known as the Sears Tower). From Memorial Day to Labor Day (May 29 - September 6,) each ticket includes a one-way water taxi ticket.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$38.15
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Private Tour of Chicago in Open Air Jeep

Private Tour of Chicago in Open Air Jeep

See Chicago the SAFEST way possible, in a PRIVATE open top Jeep Wrangler. Fun, informative, cool music, top guides, best routes, customizable too. Sanitized after each trip to do our best to protect everyone. Masks required at all times by driver/guide and guests over the age of 2.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
Price varies by group size
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Private Chicago City Minibus Tour

Private Chicago City Minibus Tour

Don’t miss Chicago’s famous sights (now including Wrigley Field!) and fabulous views on this award-winning private sightseeing tour of the city. Travel through Chicago with an expert guide on a comfortable minibus, stopping at iconic locations like early skyscraper "The Rookery" (Frank Lloyd Wright architecture), Museum Campus (for the BEST skyline view in town), Millennium Park (The Bean), Buckingham Fountain, The Magnificent Mile, Lincoln Park, Chicago River, The Gold Coast, Lake Shore Drive and more! Along the way, your guide will provide historical and informational commentary about the area and its beautiful attractions. Your private tour ensures a more personal experience. If you would like to take the tour at a time other than what is offered, please note in special requests field when booking. The best way to tour at this time! Sanitized vehicles with just your group.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$249.99
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Logan Square Instagram Hot Spots Tour by Native 312

Logan Square Instagram Hot Spots Tour by Native 312

Our tours are not only personable (due to small group sizes), but also create an immersive experience with our guide's extensive knowledge of Street Art and the local Chicago Art Scene. Murals by Artists on the Tour: JC Rivera Greetings From Tour Shawnimals Frank Quintero Sentrock And much more!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 1 hour 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.00
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$25.00
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Odyssey Chicago River Dinner Cruise

Odyssey Chicago River Dinner Cruise

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Cruise down the Chicago River in style during this 3-hour dinner cruise aboard the Odyssey. Watch the beautiful city and its architecture pass by through the ship’s panoramic windows. Then sit down to delicious 3-course meal accompanied by DJ entertainment to set the mood for your journey. A full-service bar complete with microbrews, creative cocktails, and a wine list is also available for purchase.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$169.86
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Spirit of Chicago Lunch Cruise with Buffet

Spirit of Chicago Lunch Cruise with Buffet

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Perfect for families, groups, and corporate outings, the Spirit of Chicago lunch cruise lets you kick back and enjoy a great meal while taking in the sights of Chicago's most famed landmarks. See and photograph the dramatic city skyline, Navy Pier, Soldier Field, and Shedd Aquarium. The cruise includes a delicious buffet lunch with salads, entrees, desserts, and unlimited nonalcoholic beverages. There's also a DJ, games, and a dance floor to keep your group entertained.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.66
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Chicago Odyssey Lake Michigan Lunch Cruise

Chicago Odyssey Lake Michigan Lunch Cruise

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Board a luxurious yacht at Navy Pier for a 2-hour lunch cruise along Chicago’s scenic shoreline. Enjoy a three-course gourmet meal as you take in views of the Windy City from a climate-controlled observation deck, then sip coffee or tea while the yacht’s onboard DJ spins a leisurely afternoon playlist.
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$88.26
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Chicago Odyssey Dinner Cruise

Chicago Odyssey Dinner Cruise

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Take a gourmet dinner cruise on a high-end luxury yacht with the stunning skyline of Chicago serving as your backdrop. Climb aboard your recently renovated vessel, featuring a sumptuously-appointed rooftop lounge and stylish interior design, for your cruise along Lake Michigan. Then sit down for a 3-course dinner, informed by some of the world’s top celebrity chefs and composed of fresh ingredients cooked right on-board. After dinner, enjoy coffee and tea, captivating views of Chicago landmarks like the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower and Navy Pier, plus musical entertainment provided by the onboard DJ.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$108.66
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Private Sunset Sail on Lake Michigan with Breathtaking Views of Chicago

Private Sunset Sail on Lake Michigan with Breathtaking Views of Chicago

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Soak up the views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline with a 2-hour sailing tour. This private charter is completely customizable, giving you the chance to choose your music, route, and up to 5 additional guests. Sail into the sunset with your own drinks and snacks (refrigerator and ice on board) and your family or friends by your side.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$427.28
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