Chicago Must-See In-App Audio Tour: Exploring Highlights & Hidden Gems

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4.5 miles
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Duration 2h 30m - 4h
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • Experience real Chicago vibes while walking through its streets with your own in-app audio tour
  • Hear little-known historical facts and urban legends behind the iconic landmarks of the Windy City
  • Marvel at the city's oldest church – one of the few survivors of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871
  • Walk along the only river in the world that has been reversed and reveal its dark history
  • Learn how Chicago became the birthplace of the Ferris Wheel and choose to take a ride
Whether you are a first-timer in the city or a history buff, this in-app audio tour will plunge you deep into the Chicago atmosphere and make you experience it like never before! You will start from Grant Park and walk through the must-see landmarks securing incredible stories. Marvel at the famous Willis Tower; feel the vibes of the railroad capital at the historic Union Station; relax in the shades of Millenium Park or take a selfie near Cloud Gate; admire the stunning Chicago Theatre; take in the views of the scenic Chicago Riverwalk, enjoy jazz in a cozy music club, and complete the tour at the vibrant Navy Pier. Along your way, you will hear about Chicago's turbulent history, from the Great Fire to mafia wars, and find out how it managed to become even stronger. Not only that — you will examine the cutting-edge architecture by world-famous architects, find one public work by the world's greatest artist, and witness the rich heritage of the 1893 World's Fair, which will make you feel how creative and innovative Chicago is today. The tour will guide you through the hidden gems that are often overlooked and will tell you little-known facts that even locals might not know. With this self-guided tour, you have the freedom to explore the city on your own schedule. Take your time and soak in the sights and sounds of this fantastic city. And with a detailed map, historic photos, and informative audio narration, you'll never miss a beat.

What's included

  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Recommendations on must-visit museums and attractions
  • Tips on restaurants, cafes, and jazz clubs along the route
  • Earphones — you should use your own
  • Tickets to museums and attractions
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Grant Park
East Congress Plaza Drive, 183
Navy Pier
East Grand Avenue, 600
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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