Discover Chicago's Heart: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 3.7km
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Duration 2h
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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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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Unlock Chicago’s secrets with the In-App Audio Tour
  • Discover the story behind The Bean
  • Admire the neon glow of the Chicago Theatre
  • See DuSable, Chicago’s founding father
  • Explore the heights of First Methodist Church
Interested in Chicago’s architectural grandeur, public artworks, and vibrant theater scene? This immersive audio tour is crafted for curious explorers who want to experience the essence of the city's Loop and River North areas through their own eyes and ears. Donning headphones, journey goers will be their own guide on a path lined with stories and history, guaranteeing an enriching solo adventure through the Windy City’s downtown buzz. The tour launches at the prestigious Art Institute of Chicago and unfolds through cultural landmarks such as Millennium Park's reflective Cloud Gate, up to the glamorous Theater District. The carefully mapped route ensures that you won't miss a concrete giant or a notable artwork, starting from 111 South Michigan Avenue and concluding at the historical marker indicating the start of the iconic Route 66. Along the paths trodden by locals and legends, witness a city reborn and shimmering with life. Along the way, expect to be captivated by the interactive Crown Fountain, the monumental Chicago Theatre sign, and the river’s glittering edge. This self-navigated journey encourages pausing for reflection, snapping photos at perfect camera angles, and embracing the tales that shaped Chicago into the city of today.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included
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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