Things around Chicago
Welcome to Chicago. City has a little something for everyone. You can visit world-class museums, dine at one of our many Michelin-star restaurants or catch a show in one of over 200 theaters. No matter what you love to do, you’ll feel right at home doing it here.
There are plenty of things to do in Chicago, including tours, spectator sports, shopping and other attractions. Start planning your visit today!
John Hancock Center – Standing 344 meters (1,127 feet) tall, the John Hancock Center is Chicago’s fourth-tallest building. Located on the shore of Lake Michigan, the skyscraper offers panoramic views of the entire city. Visitors can take a 40-second elevator ride to the Observatory on the 94th floor, which features an open-air skywalk.
Navy Pier – Chicago’s lakeshore playground, the Navy Pier includes gardens, restaurants and attractions. Built in 1916, the 1,000 meter (3,300 foot) long pier juts out of Lake Michigan and features a Ferris wheel, carousel and an IMAX theater. An ideal family destination.
Chicago River – No other feature better illustrates the character of Chicago than the waterway that runs through the city. In 1900, the city completed an incredible engineering project: reversing the flow of Chicago River. Through the installation of a series on canal locks, the water was directed to empty into the Mississippi River instead of Lake Michigan.
Buckingham Fountain – Beaux Arts-style Buckingham Fountain was designed by architect Edward Bennett after the Latona Fountain at Versailles. The font is famous for its grand size and for the height of its spray, which can reach as high as 15 stories
Swami Narayan Temple – BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir of Chicago is built of hand-carved Italian marble and Turkish limestone. The mandir is the largest of its kind in Illinois and was constructed according to guidelines outlined in ancient Hindu texts of temple architecture. It includes a haveli and a small bookstore too.
Legoland – Visit LEGOLAND Discovery Center and it’s like you have just jumped into the world’s biggest box of LEGO bricks! This indoor attraction offers 30,000 square feet of LEGO fun including two rides, a 4D movie theater, a build and test zone where kids can build their own LEGO creations
Rivers Casino – Rivers Casino is Chicagoland’s newest gaming and entertainment destination! If you are just looking to have some fun on your favorite table games, we offer 50 games, including Blackjack, Spanish 2, Craps featuring Fire Bet, Roulette, Baccarat, and more…
Chicago Architecture Boat Tour – It is known worldwide and there’s nothing like seeing it from all three branches of the Chicago River. Over 40 Chicago landmarks await you on our 75-minute Architecture Tour, from hidden architectural treasures to the city’s most famous landmarks.
Chicago Magnificent Mile Shopping – It’s a Mile long stretch of stores on North Michigan Ave in Downtown Chicago between Michigan Ave Bridge and Oak Street. Mag Mile as it’s commonly called includes many of the upscale outlets and fashionable designer stores. Mag Mile is about 38 miles east of the hotel in Chicago, IL.
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Premium Outlet Mall – Chicago Premium Outlet mall in Aurora, IL is an outdoor mall about 28 miles south-west of the hotel, it has over 170 stores with all the known name brand stores. it’s Chicagoland’s newest shopping destination. Include a shopping stop during your next trip to Chicago.
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