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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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$69.95
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$69.95
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Guided bike tours on the KATY and MCT Bike Trails

Guided bike tours on the KATY and MCT Bike Trails

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Crossroads Bike Tours are for people who want fun, beauty, relaxation and pampering while they ride. Each uniquely planned tour is designed to see the Crossroads of the USA. Experience the views, foods, culture and geography of the USA from the saddle of your bike with Crossroads Bike Tours utilizing as many rails-to-trails paths as possible. All tours have our knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides and are fully supported with a Support and Gear (SAG) vehicle. Our fully planned tours handle all of the routes, hotels/B&Bs, food, SAG transportation and special events to allow you to relax and vacation in style.
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  • 2 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$810.26
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$810.26

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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$35.90

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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$12.31

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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$6.95
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$6.95

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

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
per group
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$265.60
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John Prine, Ernest Hemingway, and Frank Lloyd Wright Take a Ride in the Park

John Prine, Ernest Hemingway, and Frank Lloyd Wright Take a Ride in the Park

Nothing beats a summer bike ride through the beautiful and wide open villages of Oak Park and River Forest, bounded by Thatcher woods and Forest preserves. That is, unless you combine it with amazing music from one of the best folk singer/songwriters in the country, the late John Prine and mash up with the writings of Ernest Hemingway and architectural genius of Frank Lloyd Wright. This tour allows you to stretch your legs, enjoy the freedom of the quiet neighborhood streets by bicycle. If you’re craving nature, beautiful homes, and amazing music to boot, this rideabout will push all of those buttons.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$47.99
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$47.99
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Chicago River Boat Architecture Tour

Chicago River Boat Architecture Tour

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Welcome to Chicago River Boat Architecture Tours! We’re proud to present you with an in-depth, expert architectural-based river boat tour that delves into one of the most remarkable American cities today. Known for unique, daring, and historical architectural pursuits, it’s hard to cover all of the design and building treasures that make up the Windy City today. If you’re ready to learning more about the designs, people, and innovations behind these creations, throw on your captains hat and get ready to cruise along the Chicago River and see what architects from around the world travel to see in Chicago. Tour departures from 465 N. McClurg Ct.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$49.28
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$49.28
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2-Hour Guided Segway Tour of Chicago

2-Hour Guided Segway Tour of Chicago

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2 hours of being a kid again!!! Take a Segway tour with us and discover how beautiful Chicago truly is. Ride through some of Chicago's most popular destinations with an experienced guide. We will glide through scenic and historic downtown Chicago and explore the beautiful Grant Park, around the Buckingham Fountain, near the Museum Campus and near the lakefront. Or take our Riverwalk tour to explore the Chicago River to view Navy Pier and famous Chicago bridges, traveling up historic Michigan Avenue and passing by Millennium Park. No matter which tour you choose, it will be a memory lasting a lifetime!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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$65.00

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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$39.00
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$39.00
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45-min Chicago River Architecture Tour

45-min Chicago River Architecture Tour

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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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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
Price varies by group size
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The Escape Game Virtual Escape Game TEG Unlocked

The Escape Game Virtual Escape Game TEG Unlocked

TEG Unlocked is an interactive virtual escape game that you can play from anywhere. The engaging game has two different missions to choose from and can be played on your own or with a group of friends. You are granted unlimited time to unravel the puzzles and solve clues, with hints accessible during each adventure so you don’t have to worry about getting stuck.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$10.00
per group
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$10.00
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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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$39.23
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$39.23
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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).
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.33
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$40.33
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Private Tour of Chicago in Open Air Jeep

Private Tour of Chicago in Open Air Jeep

See Chicago the best 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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$225.00
per group
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$225.00
per group
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Private Chicago City Mini Bus Tour

Private Chicago City Mini Bus 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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$250.00
per group
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$250.00
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Chicago Architecture Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady

Chicago Architecture Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady

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The Chicago Architecture Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady has long been the gold standard among all Chicago tour experiences, and is the only Chicago architecture boat tour led by highly trained expert docents. On this 90-minute cruise, you will enjoy an overview of historic and modern architectural styles including stories about the people who designed and built Chicago. No visit to Chicago is complete without experiencing this award winning tour, so accept no substitutes.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$53.25
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$53.25
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Chicago's Premier Escape Room

Chicago's Premier Escape Room

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Immerse yourself in a fictional adventure at one of Chicago’s premier escape room venues. You have one hour to bust out—work together with your teammates to solve puzzles and decipher clues that lead to freedom. Choose from themes like “The Bank,” “The Bunker,” “The Prison,” and “Zodiac" (additional cost), which can accommodate three to six players.
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  • 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
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$43.59
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$43.59
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Chicago's Ultimate City Bike Tour

Chicago's Ultimate City Bike Tour

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Explore Chicago’s most iconic sites on a bike tour that explores Museum Campus, parks, and monuments. Follow your guide along the waterfront as you soak up the city skyline and enjoy the breeze along the easy-going route. Circle the Buckingham Fountain while you learn the history of the city’s public art, parks and museums, and capture unforgettable images of the Windy City.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$45.99
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$45.99
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Chicago Bike Rental

Chicago Bike Rental

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Discover Chicago's many delights from the comfort of two wheels. Simply pick up your full-day bike rental with lock, map and helmet and start exploring, either solo or with friends. Make your way through Millennium Park and to historic Wrigley Field, stop for a visit at Navy Pier or spend a couple hours watching sea turtles, penguins and even a piranha at Shedd Aquarium. You get to tour Chicago independently at your own pace and leisure without having to deal with parking or public transit.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.99
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$25.99
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