B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner, S=Show
Day 1: You’ll enjoy a leisurely ride through the scenic Pennsylvania countryside, with a late afternoon arrival at our hotel amid the rolling hills of eastern Ohio. Enjoy dinner, served after check-in. D
Day 2: The Greater Chicago Metropolitan area know as “Chicagoland” is today’s destination, with deluxe accommodations for the next 3 nights at one of the area’s favorite hotels. B, D Fly-Ride passengers should schedule flights to arrive in Chicago today after 4pm.
Day 3: Today you’ll enjoy a comprehensive city tour of Chicago with an expert local guide. Known internationally as a hub for finance, manufacturing, & technology, Chicago is the 3rd largest city in the US, and the unofficial “capital” of America’s Heartland. Following a devastating fire in 1885, the city experienced what would become the largest building boom in American history, ushering in the era of the skyscraper and the distinctive “Chicago SchooL” architecture, which promoted the use of new building & development technologies. You’ll see firsthand Chicago’s many contributions to American architecture during your tour, in addition to the city’s equally impressive collection of outdoor public art and sculpture, and its many famous landmarks. For lunch on your own, why not explore some real Chicago cuisine with a slice of famous “deep dish” Chicago pizza? Later tonight, you’ll enjoy a delicious dinner at one of Chicago’s favorite restaurants, Lawrys The Prime Rib, right on Chicago’s famous Magnificent Mile. B, D
Day 4: After breakfast, you’ll take a short ride to the “Windy City’s” Navy Pier, where you’ll have a chance to visit the unique Smith Museum of Stained Glass & the famous Ferris wheel before embarking on a narrated cruise on the Chicago River. This evening, we’ll enjoy “speakeasy” entertain ment (subject to availability) and dinner show! B, D
Day 5: After breakfast, bid farewell to the Windy City & head eastward. More fun on the motorcoach today, with a special dining stop & overnight lodging near the Ohio-Pennsylvania border this evening. B, D Fly-Ride passengers should schedule flights to depart Chicago today.
Day 6: After breakfast this morning, we’re homeward bound. With more fun on the coach, we happily ride back to home-sweet-home. B