Before the streets fill with pedestrians and traffic, take an early morning stroll up the Avenue with coffee or tea warming your hands and enjoy the sights in the calm before the day's bustle begins. With your entertaining architectural historian tour guide, you'll learn about some of Chicago's most iconic skyscrapers, exotic private clubs and historic hotels. The city's prestigious shopping district is home to some of the tallest buildings in the world, stunning seasonal decorations, public art installations and amazing architecture. You'll discover the Mag Mile's surprising history and delve into fascinating details about the architecture and design of the famous stretch of Michigan Avenue during this two-hour walking tour.
Meeting Point: Starbucks, 444 N. Michigan Avenue, at the entrance
Tour End: The Drake Hotel, 140 E. Walton Place
Running Time: Two hours, walking one mile (but you knew that!). The tour runs no matter the weather!
Near North Side
444 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611