4 days
Chicago

A city of American invention and achievement on the cold shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago is an example of man's use of science to improve his own life.

Stand atop Willis Tower, view unique skyscrapers from a Chicago River cruise, visit the Museum of Science and Industry and Adler Planetarium. Not to be missed is the Field Museum, one of the largest natural history museums in the world.

  • Day 1: Travel to Chicago

    Enjoy free time at Navy Pier

  • Day 2: Chicago

    Visit Shedd Aquarium and experience the Oceanarium show

    Visit Alder Planetarium

    Enjoy free time on the Magnificent Mile

    Take a guided tour of Chicago

    • La Salle Street
    • Financial Center
    • Lincoln Park Conservatory
    • Hyde Park
    • University of Chicago
    • Robie House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright

    Visit Andys Jazz Club

  • Day 3: Chicago

    Visit the Museum of Science and Industry

    Enjoy free time in Millennium Park

    Take an architecture cruise on the Chicago River

    Enjoy a Deep Dish Pizza Dinner

    Visit Willis Tower Skydeck

  • Day 4: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Travel to Chicago

    Enjoy free time at Navy Pier

  • Day 2: Chicago

    Visit Shedd Aquarium and experience the Oceanarium show

    Visit Alder Planetarium

    Enjoy free time on the Magnificent Mile

    Take a guided tour of Chicago

    • La Salle Street
    • Financial Center
    • Lincoln Park Conservatory
    • Hyde Park
    • University of Chicago
    • Robie House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright

    Visit Andys Jazz Club

  • Day 3: Chicago

    Visit the Museum of Science and Industry

    Enjoy free time in Millennium Park

    Take an architecture cruise on the Chicago River

    Enjoy a Deep Dish Pizza Dinner

    Visit Willis Tower Skydeck

  • Day 4: Depart for home

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Everything you get

This all-inclusive experience gives students the chance to explore the world–all at an unbeatable value.
  • Transportation

    Whether it’s by plane, motor coach, train, ferries or subways—your transportation is all covered. We take care of getting you around so you can enjoy the ride.

  • Hotels

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • Meals

    Traditional breakfasts and dinners bring local flavors to life as part of your tour experience. Lunches are left for you to discover new favourite dishes of your own.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your dedicated Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all on-tour logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides add cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • Customary gratuities

    To make things even easier we’ve included all tips to show appreciation to your Tour Director, local guides, and bus driver at the end of your tour.

  • Overnight security

    Safety is our number one priority. That’s why we’ve included professional security on watch nightly at your hotel.

  • Personalized Learning Support

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travellers to planning and managing your tour.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travellers and their families can count on EF’s dedicated emergency service team.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances.

Pricing that makes travel possible

Our prices include airfare, hotels, meals, a full-time Tour Director, and more.

Payment options

We believe every student should have the opportunity to travel, which is why we let our travellers choose how they want to manage their payments. Enrol in our Automatic Payment Plan with just $199 to start, make fixed and low monthly payments through Uplift, receive invoices and make your payments in less frequent instalments, or pay up front in full.

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Benefit from added flexibility of the risk-free enrolment period

If you're currently enrolled, or enrol by 150 days prior to tour departure date, on a tour with a scheduled departure date between October 1, 2022, and September 30, 2023, you'll have the option to cancel your tour for any reason by 150 days prior to your tour departure date for a full refund of 100% of the money paid to EF, including the $199 non-refundable deposit and the cost of the Global Travel Protection Plan.

More on our risk-free enrolment period

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