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<strong> Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) Share Shuttle Transfer</strong>
Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) Share Shuttle Transfer From £19.10 per Traveller
Save money with a comfortable shared shuttle bus transfer between Chicago O’Hare International Airport and your downtown Chicago hotel.
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<strong> Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) Share Shuttle Transfer</strong>
Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) Share Shuttle Transfer From £16.02 per Traveller
Save money with a comfortable shared shuttle bus transfer between Chicago Midway International Airport and your downtown Chicago hotel.
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One-Way Private Chicago O'Hare International Airport Transfer
One-Way Private Chicago O'Hare International Airport Transfer From £48.06 per Vehicle
Travel between Chicago O'Hare International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a private town car or SUV. Each car accommodates up to 3 passengers and each SUV up to 6 passengers.
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One-Way Private Chicago Midway International Airport Transfer
One-Way Private Chicago Midway International Airport Transfer From £48.06 per Vehicle
Travel between Chicago Midway International Airport and your hotel in the comfort of a private town car or SUV. Each car accommodates up to 3 passengers and each SUV up to 6 passengers.
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Go Chicago Card™
Go Chicago Card™ From £49.28 per Adult
Enjoy unlimited admission to over 30 of Chicago’s best known attractions and tours, including the Adler Planetarium, Shedd Aquarium, the Sears Tower, the Field Museum, the Art Institute of Chicago, and many more!
Save up to 55% off regular admissions
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Blue Man Group
Blue Man Group From £42.51 per Traveller
Watch as 3 bald and blue characters take you on a multimedia journey that is funny, intelligent, and visually stunning. Get ready for an exciting and wildly outrageous experience
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Book your ticket to Blue Man Group by September 1, 2014 and redeem May 26, 2014–September 1, 2014 to save US$ 15 on the regular booking price (price listed reflects savings).

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<i>Odyssey of Chicago</i> Elegant Dinner Cruise
Odyssey of Chicago Elegant Dinner Cruise From £75.32 per Traveller
Create extraordinary memories on Lake Michigan while enjoying an exceptional dinner buffet, live entertainment, an engaging DJ, and unparalleled views of McCormick Place, Montrose Harbor, and the Chicago skyline.
Save 10% on weekday cruises (price listed reflects savings).
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Theme Parks
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center - Chicago
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center - Chicago From £9.24 per Adult
Watch LEGO bricks come to life at the LEGOLAND® Discovery Center. Home to LEGO-crafted animals, superheroes, and a Chicago-skyline replica, this indoor family attraction is the perfect fit for a Windy City getaway.
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Book now and get an Adult ticket at the Child ticket price (price listed reflects savings)!

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Events and Shows
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament
Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament From £39.83 per Adult
Step back to the days of valiant knights, thrilling contests, and eating with your fingers! Cheer for your tournament favorite as you dine on a 4-course banquet fit for a king (or queen).
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Arts and Culture
Field Museum
Field Museum From £14.17 per Traveller
The natural world comes to life as you wander the Field Museum's 26 million artifacts, including Sue—the world’s largest, most famous T. Rex.
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Art Institute of Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago From £14.17 per Adult
Enjoy the masterpieces at the nation's second-largest art museum, which boasts works from ancient times up to today, including the top Impressionist collection in the country.
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Tours and Sightseeing
Inside Chicago Grand Tour and 360 Chicago Observation Deck
Inside Chicago Grand Tour and 360 Chicago Observation Deck From £36.97 per Adult
Take in all the sights of one of America's most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities. Explore the Windy City combining the Grand Tour of Chicago's famous sites and a visit to the Hancock Tower, one of the city's tallest landmarks, for an unbeatable view.
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Chicago Trolley & Double Decker: Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Tour
Chicago Trolley & Double Decker: Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Tour From £21.56 per Traveller
Visit Chicago's major attractions from the convenience and comfort of a double-decker bus or trolley. Hop on and off at leisure with a 1-day or 3-day pass.
Enjoy complimentary popcorn, candy, and a "FREE" Chicago T-shirt with your on-line purchase!
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Chicago Segway Tours - Choose from<b> 5</b> Tours
Chicago Segway Tours - Choose from 5 Tours From £44.11 per Traveller
Choose from 5 exclusive Segway tours in Chicago—3 that are year-round and 2 seasonal excursions. Throughout the year, cruise along the lake, see the city's diverse art and architecture, or admire evening views of Chicago's skyline. In the fall, glide along shadowy streets and learn about the darker side of the Windy City's history. Or capture the holiday spirit by viewing the festive light displays.
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Chicago Passion Blues
Chicago Passion Blues From £110.80 per Traveller
Enjoy an authentic Chicago Blues performance, complete with dinner and roundtrip transportation.
Hotel pick-up included!
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Chicago Bicycle Tours - Choose from<b> 3</b> Tours
Chicago Bicycle Tours - Choose from 3 Tours From £27.87 per Adult
Take the traffic-free option to see the great city of Chicago. Choose from these three bicycle-tour options: Lakefront Neighborhoods Bicycle Tour, City Lights at Night Bicycle Tour, and Bikes, Bites, and Brews Tour.
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Inside Chicago Grand Tour
Inside Chicago Grand Tour From £27.72 per Adult
Take in the Famous Loop of the Windy City as you cruise through both North and South sides, seeing the gorgeous city parks and getting awesome views of Lake Michigan and the city skyline.
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Air and Land Adventures
Chicago City Segway Tours—Choose from 3
Chicago City Segway Tours—Choose from 3 From £36.97 per Traveller
See the Windy City from a completely new perspective. Glide past historical sites, learn fun facts, and hear fascinating stories along the way. See famous Chicago attractions and hear about Chicago's impressive architecture, such as Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, Millennium Park, and Grant Park.
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Harley-Davidson® Motorcycle Rental
Harley-Davidson® Motorcycle Rental From £105.97 per Adult
Cruise by the Windy City’s famous sights on a late-model Harley-Davidson®—perfectly equipped for touring, including unlimited mileage and a self-guided map for exploring the scenic backroads.
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Water Activities and Cruises
<i>Spirit of Chicago</i> Dinner Cruises
Spirit of Chicago Dinner Cruises From £71.13 per Traveller
Enjoy a truly memorable and unique Chicago experience with a vibrant and festive dining cruise on Lake Michigan, complete with delicious food, a Top 40 hits-playing DJ, lively dancing, engaging entertainment, and breathtaking views.
Save 10% on weekday cruises (price listed reflects savings).
Free glass of champagne
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Architectural River Speedboat Tour
Architectural River Speedboat Tour From £22.83 per Adult
Departing from Navy Pier, this 75-minute architectural tour features exciting views of Chicago's most famous architecture as seen from the Chicago River and lakefront.
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Architecture River Tour
Architecture River Tour From £21.32 per Adult
Uncover the history behind Chicago's skyline and witness the famous buildings of the Windy City on a 60-minute cruise. Listen to your guide explain the fascinating history behind the city that rose from the ashes of the Great Fire.
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Lakefront Speedboat Tour
Lakefront Speedboat Tour From £16.40 per Adult
Experience Chicago's lakefront via a turbo-charged, 2,000-horsepower speedboat! Race north for views of the Magnificent Mile and the John Hancock Center. Then speed south towards Shedd Aquarium, Soldier Field, and the Adler Planetarium.
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Attractions
Chicago CityPASS
Chicago CityPASS From £57.91 per Adult
Chicago CityPASS packs 5 of Chicago’s must-see attractions into a prepaid ticket booklet that easily fits in your pocket. Save off combined regular admissions and skip most main-entrance ticket lines.
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Skydeck Chicago
Skydeck Chicago From £11.09 per Adult
Standing 110 stories high, Skydeck Chicago (formerly known as the Sears Tower) serves as the Windy City's premier landmark. Marvel at panoramic views from the top of this modern masterpiece.
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360 Chicago Observatory—Choose From 3 Experiences
360 Chicago Observatory—Choose From 3 Experiences From £11.09 per Adult
Kiss the sky and ride one of America’s fastest elevators 1,000 feet (305 m) up to the observation deck of 360 Chicago. At 1,000 feet (305 m), the observation deck delivers a full sensory experience with a breathtaking panoramic floor-to-ceiling view as you lookout over 55 miles including 4 states.
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Sparkling Chicago
Sparkling Chicago From £39.43 per Couple
Take in Chicago’s best views from John Hancock Observatory. Relax while you share half a bottle of sparkling wine and enjoy stunning 360-degree views.
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Restaurants and Nightlife
Dining at Hard Rock Cafe
Dining at Hard Rock Cafe From £13.96 per Traveller
Celebrating over 38 years and over 125 restaurants worldwide, Hard Rock Cafe is the Ambassador of Rock! Experience the phenomena with a 2-course, Blue Grass Menu dinner, priority seating, and more!
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Spa and Beauty
SpaFinder Wellness Gift Card
SpaFinder Wellness Gift Card From £25.00 per Traveller
Rejuvenate your mind and body or unwind and relax with a fitness class or spa treatment of your choice! Your SpaFinder Wellness e-Gift Card gives you access to over 20,000 spas and wellness practitioners worldwide.
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Shopping
Chicago Premium Outlet Tour
Chicago Premium Outlet Tour From £24.64 per Adult
It's easy to see why Chicago Premium Outlets has become an international shopping destination. Shop till you drop at 120 stores offering 25 to 65 percent off every day.
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"Made In Chicago" Shopping Tour From £30.81 per Traveller
Shop for locally-made products in some of the hippest boutiques in the Windy City. You're sure to head home with truly unique gifts for family and friends—and yourself!—with the help of a shopping stylist.
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Lincoln Park Shopping Tour
Lincoln Park Shopping Tour From £30.81 per Traveller
Wander the boutiques and cafés of one of Chicago’s prettiest neighborhoods, Lincoln Park. The shops along the way are certain to help you fill your suitcases with memorable and unique souvenirs.
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Chicago's Best Neighborhood Boutiques
Chicago's Best Neighborhood Boutiques From £30.81 per Adult
Turn the Windy City into the shopping city! Explore boutiques in two of Chicago's hippest neighborhoods—Bucktown and Wickerpark. Your shopping guide leads the way, keeping your hands free of maps so you can carry more bags!
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Macy's Star Shopper Package at Macy's State Street Chicago
Macy's Star Shopper Package at Macy's State Street Chicago From £25.88 per Traveller
Shop in style and enjoy VIP treatment from one of the largest department stores in the world. Receive a Macy’s gift card, tote bag, exclusive 10% visitor savings coupon, and more.
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