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8-Day Chicago Sightseeing, Mt. Rushmore, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Yellowstone Tour from Chicago

Tour code: 655-8351
From USD $882
  • Available: Thu, Fri (6/4/2020 - 10/2/2020)
  • Depart from: Chicago, IL
  • Language: English; Mandarin Chinese
  • Duration: 8 Days 7 Nights

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Highlights:

Visit Yellowstone, Chicago, Badlands National Park, Bismarck, Devils Tower, Fargo, Jamestown, Keystone, Madison, Minneapolis, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Sioux Falls, Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Inclusions: 7 nights hotel accomodations, Transportation via air-conditioned vehicle

Special Remarks:

  • Free upgrade to Marriott's Sheraton Suites Chicago Elk Grove on the day of airport pick-up, Chicago city tour or transfer city tour
  • 3 national parks and 2 national monuments
  • 5 historic Midwestern cities and 4 unique Midwestern towns
  • Explore Upper Mississippi River; travel across Midwestern United States

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Chicago
  • Day 2
    Chicago - Madison - Minneapolis - St. Cloud (439 miles)
  • Day 3
    St. Cloud - Fargo - Jamestown - Bismarck - Dickinson (283 miles)
  • Day 4
    Dickinson - Theodore Roosevelt National Park - Billings (286 miles)
  • Day 5
    Billings - Yellowstone - Billings (341 miles)
  • Day 6
    Billings - Devils Tower - Mount Rushmore - Rapid City (351 miles)
  • Day 7
    Rapid - Badland National Park - Sioux Falls - Blue Earth (459 miles)
  • Day 8
    Blue Earth - Austin - Chicago (379 miles)
  • Note: Departure dates on Fri (6/5-10/2/2020) will visit the Chicago City tour on last day.
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Day 1 Chicago

On this tour, guests will get to see the best of Chicago in one day. Today, we will take a walk in Millennium Park, where we will see a combination of stunning architecture, sculpture, and landscape design in the heart of downtown. There, we will see the famous Cloud Gate before taking a break at the Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain. After that, we will stroll around the Navy Pier. Then, we will get an exclusive tour of the Chicago Theater, an exquisite French Baroque style building. Walking along Michigan Avenue, we will be strolling down the brilliant Magnificent Mile, where we will see the Art Institute of Chicago, Grant Park, and the historical Chicago Water Tower. For the best view of the city, we will go to the top of 360 CHICAGO. Afterward, we will take a Architectural cruise to further admire the city's architecture (the cruise will be closed in winter).

Day 2 Chicago - Madison - Minneapolis - St. Cloud (439 miles)

In the morning, we will go to visit Wisconsin State Capitol. Then we will travel to Minnesota and see the Mill City Museum. Today's trip will take you to experience the culture and history as well as the beautiful rural scenery of the two Midwestern states in America.

Day 3 St. Cloud - Fargo - Jamestown - Bismarck - Dickinson (283 miles)

Today we will continue our journey to North Dakota with the spirit of the pioneers during the Westward Movement. First we will go to visit Bonanza Ville. Then we will move to Jamestown to view National Buffalo Museum. We will also visit North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck. After that, we will return to Dickinson.

Day 4 Dickinson - Theodore Roosevelt National Park - Billings (286 miles)

Today, we will first visit Paint Canyon and Theodore Roosevelt National Park. In the evening, we will check into hotel in Billings, the largest city of Montana.

Day 5 Billings - Yellowstone - Billings (341 miles)

We will spend the whole day today visiting Yellowstone National Park! We are going to see a variety of breathtaking views, including Mammoth Hot Springs, Upper Yellowstone Falls, Grand Prismatic Hot Spring, Old Faithful Geyser, Mud Volcano Area and more. You will also have the opportunity to observe wild animals rambling in the park, including elks and buffalo. In the evening, we will return to our hotel in Billings.

Day 6 Billings - Devils Tower - Mount Rushmore - Rapid City (351 miles)

Today we will visit the two-world famous national monuments in the United States, Devil's Tower National Monument in the northeast corner of Wyoming and Mt Rushmore National Monument at the northwest corner of South Dakota. We will also visit Presidential Wax Museum and Bear Country USA. In the evening, we will visit have dinner at Wall Drug Resturant (optional). We will stay overnight at a hotel in Rapid City.

Day 7 Rapid - Badland National Park - Sioux Falls - Blue Earth (459 miles)

We will start today's tour in Badlands National Park. We will also visit Falls Park in Sioux Falls. Toward the evening, we will arrive in Blue Earth, Minnesota. We will stay overnight in this town.

Day 8 Blue Earth - Austin - Chicago (379 miles)

On our last day, we will visit Spam museum! While visiting the museum, don't forget to visit local shops and grab a sandwich made from SPAM! We will also experience Original Wisconsin Ducks before back to Chicago.
Note: Departure dates on Fri (6/5-10/2/2020) will visit the Chicago City tour on last day.

*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

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