Chicago in the Spring

Day 1 – Home to Chicago
This morning we depart on the Empire Builder train to Chicago.  We’ll enjoy the sights along the way, passing Lake Pepin and arriving in Chicago late afternoon.  Our motorcoach will meet us and we’ll settle into our hotel for a two night stay.  This evening you are special guests at the Marriott Lincolnshire Theater. Enjoy dinner and a show at this award-winning theater as we watch Andrew Lloyd Webbers’ “Joseph and the Amazing Techincolor Dream Coat.”
Included Meals: Dinner
Hotel: Hampton Inn – Lincolnshire

Day 2 – Chicago

Breakfast is served at the hotel before we visit the Shedd Aquarium, one of the world’s largest indoor aquariums.  Enjoy time at Navy Pier for lunch. Later enjoy an architectural cruise and lunch on the delightful river that winds through downtown Chicago.  Enjoy a spectacular view from the Hancock Observatory.  Visit Magnificent Mile, with it’s glittering department stores, the must see Water Tower vertical shopping mall and Pumping Station, and the Wrigley building headquarters of Wrigley Chewing Gum.  Enjoy a tour of Macy’s Department Store (formerly Marshall Fields), learn about the history and see the spectacular Tiffany mosaic dome and more.  An outstanding dinner is served here on the historic 7th floor in the Walnut Room where Chicagoans have eaten for generations.
 Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3 – Chicago to Home
Depart for home after breakfast at the hotel. This morning tour Cuneo Mansion, a historic Venetian style mansion featuring art, tapestries, European furnishings and formal gardens. We will return home this evening with great memories.
Included Meals: Breakfast

Motorcoach Per Person Pricing Information

Double: $699
Single: $799
Triple: $669
Quad: $53

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Price Includes

Price Per Person

Single: $799 Double: $699 Triple: $669 Quad: $639

Opt. Insurance

Single: $170 Double: $149 (per person)

Price includes: 4 meals, activities as stated

Deposit due: $100 deposit at time of reservation,
Full payment due 30 days prior to departure

Travel Bucks: $20 per person towards future trips with R & J Tours

Tour pace: Light-moderate walking


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Tour Highlights

Empire Builder Train Ride
Chicago Architecture Cruise
Chicago Sightseeing and Magnificent Mile
Shedd Aquarium Tour
Marshall Fields Department Store Tour
Cuneo Mansion Tour
Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat Performance
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