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Sightseeing & Tours in Des Plaines, IL


Chicago Explorer Pass: Admission to 3 or 5 Attractions from 25+ Museums, Navy Pier, Cruises, Observation Decks & More
Chicago Explorer Pass: Admission to 3 or 5 Attractions from 25+ Museums, Navy Pier, Cruises, Observation Decks & More

Card grants free admission to over 20 Chicago attractions such as Big Bus, Art Institute, SkyDeck Chicago, Chicago 360 and Navy Pier

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$49 $45
(19354)
8% discount_off
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

THE CHICAGO THEATRE 16.6 mi
(105)
$29 $29
General Admission Tickets to Midnight Terror Haunted House (Up to 32% Off).
General Admission Tickets to Midnight Terror Haunted House (Up to 32% Off).

Guests walk through two haunted houses, with more than 60 spooky rooms filled with special effects and over 100 terrifyingly scary actors

Oak Lawn 24.5 mi
$50 $34
(1288)
32% discount_off
$15 for Two-Hour Chicago Gangsters and Ghosts Walking Tour for One ($27 Value)
$15 for Two-Hour Chicago Gangsters and Ghosts Walking Tour for One ($27 Value)

Historian takes participants to haunted spots and old crime scenes located in Chicago’s downtown district

The Loop 16.6 mi
$27 $15
(297)
44% discount_off
24 or 48-Hour Passes to Guided <strong>Tours</strong> from Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co
24 or 48-Hour Passes to Guided Tours from Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co

Guides narrate sights of the Windy City as double deckers and trolleys cruise to 13 stops downtown with “hop on hop off” access

Multiple Locations 16.3 mi
$39 $30.99
(1729)
21% discount_off
Up to 50% Off 90-Minute Architecture Cruise or Architecture Fireworks Cruise 
Up to 50% Off 90-Minute Architecture Cruise or Architecture Fireworks Cruise 

Tour guide leads passengers down the Chicago River to discover the city’s most popular landmarks

The Loop 17.0 mi
$58 $29
(201)
50% discount_off
90-Minute Chicago Architecture Boat Tour (Up to 50% Off)
90-Minute Chicago Architecture Boat Tour (Up to 50% Off)

River cruise paired with architecture & history lessons about well-known buildings such as The Wrigley Building & The John Hancock Building

The Loop 17.0 mi
$58 $29
(879)
50% discount_off
General or Fast Pass Admission for One, Two, or Four to Massacre Haunted House (Up to 36% Off)
General or Fast Pass Admission for One, Two, or Four to Massacre Haunted House (Up to 36% Off)

Horror and crime stories might make the toughest guests’ hair rise

Three Harmony Hill Estates 30.8 mi
$25 $17
(1285)
32% discount_off
One or Two General or VIP Admission Tickets to Realm of Terror Haunted House (Up to 34% Off)
One or Two General or VIP Admission Tickets to Realm of Terror Haunted House (Up to 34% Off)

Inside a haunted house designed for mature audiences, guests duck, crawl, and climb past gore-drenched actors and loud noises

Round Lake Beach-Sunset 26.2 mi
$25 $20
(349)
20% discount_off
General Admission Tickets to Volo Auto Museum (Up to 27% Off)
General Admission Tickets to Volo Auto Museum (Up to 27% Off)

Guests can explore 33 exhibits displaying thousands of items including the first motorcycle or Hollywood showstoppers such as the Batmobile

Rockwell Place 25.1 mi
$15 $11
(548)
27% discount_off
Architecture Tour by Boat for an Adult or Child with Shoreline <strong>Sightseeing</strong>
Architecture Tour by Boat for an Adult or Child with Shoreline Sightseeing

75-minute tours explore the history of more than 40 architectural landmarks while cruising down the branches of the Chicago River

Multiple Locations 16.6 mi
$41.44 $35.99
(2058)
13% discount_off
Chicago Santa Booze Cruise
Chicago Santa Booze Cruise

The Loop 17.1 mi
$50 $32
36% discount_off
Two or Four Admissions at Weird Chicago <strong>Tours</strong> (Up to 49% Off)
Two or Four Admissions at Weird Chicago Tours (Up to 49% Off)

Tour guides take guests on three-hour tours of Chicago to see the city’s most haunted spots and historical landmarks

Pick-Up Location 16.2 mi
$80 $41
(418)
49% discount_off
Two or Four Tickets to The Chicago Crime Tour (Up to 36% Off)
Two or Four Tickets to The Chicago Crime Tour (Up to 36% Off)

Sightseeing tour by bus featuring famous Chicago crime scenes from the 19th century through modern times

Chicago 16.3 mi
$79.90 $55
(560)
31% discount_off
Admission for One or Two to Evil Intentions Haunted House (Up to 26% Off)
Admission for One or Two to Evil Intentions Haunted House (Up to 26% Off)

60,000-square-foot multilevel haunted house remarked for its intense paranormal history features rooms full of terrifying attractions

Southeast Elgin
$25 $19
(1675)
24% discount_off
Bus Tour for One, Two, or Four People from Family Secrets Tour (Up to 40% Off)
Bus Tour for One, Two, or Four People from Family Secrets Tour (Up to 40% Off)

During the bus tour, Frank Calabrese Jr. personally recounts his days and nights working as a soldier in his father’s Chinatown crew

Multiple Locations 16.1 mi
$39 $27
(23)
31% discount_off
90-Minute Architectural Boat Tour for Two at Chicago Line Cruises (Up to 26% Off). Two Options Available.
90-Minute Architectural Boat Tour for Two at Chicago Line Cruises (Up to 26% Off). Two Options Available.

During the tour participants learn about Chicago architecture and are presented with historic sites, bascule bridges, and skyscrapers

Streeterville 16.9 mi
$86 $64
(2743)
26% discount_off
VIP Haunted-House Visit for Two or Four at Basement of the Dead (Up to 42% Off)
VIP Haunted-House Visit for Two or Four at Basement of the Dead (Up to 42% Off)

Guests can visit a nightmarish basement and a 3D circus run by an evil clown at one of Chicagoland’s top-ranked haunted houses

Downtown Aurora 29.2 mi
$90 $52
(1193)
42% discount_off
Dinner Cruise on Odyssey Lake Michigan (Up to 40% Off). Four Options Available.
Dinner Cruise on Odyssey Lake Michigan (Up to 40% Off). Four Options Available.

Passengers admire Chicago’s skyline through large windows during elegant evening cruises, completed with a three-course meal

Near North Side 17.2 mi
$149.46 $90
(1280)
40% discount_off
General or VIP Admission for Two to HellsGate Haunted House (Up to 15% Off)
General or VIP Admission for Two to HellsGate Haunted House (Up to 15% Off)

Visitors can scare themselves silly at this intense haunted house with many thrilling attractions

Lockport 32.3 mi
$56 $49
(482)
12% discount_off
Deluxe Birthday Party Package or Admission for Two at Kohl Children's Museum (Up to 35% Off)
Deluxe Birthday Party Package or Admission for Two at Kohl Children's Museum (Up to 35% Off)

Each exhibit at Kohl Children’s Museum is full of opportunities to play, learn, and explore

Glenview 5.1 mi
$465 $300
(2371)
35% discount_off
Visit for Two, Four, or Six to Wonder Works (Up to 61% Off)
Visit for Two, Four, or Six to Wonder Works (Up to 61% Off)

Studio, stage, forest exhibit, building station, fantasy village, and storybook castle welcome hands-on exploring from children and toddlers

Wonder Works Chicago 9.9 mi
$48 $18.50
(781)
61% discount_off
Admission at International Museum of Surgical Science (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.
Admission at International Museum of Surgical Science (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

More than 600 art pieces and 7,000 medical artifacts—including a working iron lung—trace the advancement of surgery throughout history

Near North Side 15.7 mi
$34 $18
(375)
47% discount_off
$15 for One 75-Minute Adult Ticket at Tall Ship Windy ($30 Value)
$15 for One 75-Minute Adult Ticket at Tall Ship Windy ($30 Value)

Established in 1996, this family-owned company organizes educational and entertaining sailing cruises for children and adults

Near North Side 17.3 mi
$30 $15
(3011)
50% discount_off
Admission for One Adult or a Family of Four to Illinois Holocaust Museum (Up to 24% Off)
Admission for One Adult or a Family of Four to Illinois Holocaust Museum (Up to 24% Off)

The museum focuses on honoring Holocaust victims and urges guests to fight hatred and prejudice through exhibitions and educational programs

Skokie 6.5 mi
$15 $12
(2541)
20% discount_off
New Year's Eve Party Cruises
New Year's Eve Party Cruises

Dusable Habor 17.1 mi
$49 $9
7 bought
82% discount_off
Visit for One, Two, or Four to the Chicago History Museum (26% Off)
Visit for One, Two, or Four to the Chicago History Museum (26% Off)

Chicago museum brings history to life with 22 million artifacts & topical exhibits, including a look at railroad workers during WWI

Chicago 15.4 mi
$19 $14
(6341)
26% discount_off
$9 Towards $20 Towards Farmyard and Attractions Experience at Lambs Farm
$9 Towards $20 Towards Farmyard and Attractions Experience at Lambs Farm

Farmyard run by a non-profit organization houses a petting zoo with over 50 farm animals to pet and a mini-golf course

Libertyville 17.1 mi
$20 $9
(1541)
55% discount_off
$35 for a Two-Hour Segway Tour of Downtown Chicago from Segway Experience of Chicago (Up to $65 Value)
$35 for a Two-Hour Segway Tour of Downtown Chicago from Segway Experience of Chicago (Up to $65 Value)

Atop a latest-generation Segway PT, guests coast past Buckingham Fountain and Museum Campus, occasionally pausing for photo ops

Segway Experience of Chicago 17.0 mi
$65 $35
(1305)
46% discount_off
Titanic Masquerade Halloween Party Cruise - Friday, Oct 26, 2018 / 11:59pm (Boarding Begins at 11:30pm)
Titanic Masquerade Halloween Party Cruise - Friday, Oct 26, 2018 / 11:59pm (Boarding Begins at 11:30pm)

Downtown 17.4 mi
$35 $23.75
40+ bought
32% discount_off

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