Chicago has been on your list of destinations to discover for a long time? What could be better than getting there as the crow flies in less than 3 hours from Montreal? With a morning arrival, you’ll have maximum time to visit the 3rd largest city in the United States. Your downtown hotel gives you a myriad of things to do. Chicago will charm you with its restaurants, sporting events, Broadway, blues and jazz shows!
- Direct round trip flight from Montreal to Chicago with Air Canada
- 4 nights’ accommodation at Cambria Hotel 4*
- Protection offered by the Compensation fund for customers of travel agents
- Magnificent Mile
- John Hancock Observatory
- Odyssey Chicago River cruise
- Field Museum
- Museum of Science and Industry
- Chicago Loop
- Millennium Park
- Buckingham fountain
- Zoo Lincoln park zoo
- Navy Pier
- Willis Tower
- Art Institute
Calculated on September 24 for a stay from May 3 to 7, 2022.
In order to respect the safety of travelers and to properly follow public health protocols, a few things will be different on our upcoming bus trips.
Here is an overview of the new measures approved by the Fédération des transporteurs du Québec:
- You may eat and drink on the bus;
- You may use the restroom on the bus;
- Wearing a mask is mandatory on the coach. A procedure mask will be provided to you by Gendron Travel;
- All surfaces inside the coach will be disinfected twice a day with an electrostatic sprayer;
- Capacity up to 39 passengers* plus one group leader. This means 3 people per row. (Seats A, B, and D on the window side);
- Seat assignment for all passengers for the duration of the stay;
- New safe boarding and disembarking procedure for you and your bike (if bike travel).
*Voyages Gendron reserves the right to reshuffle seat selections based on exceptional conditions to ensure that as many passengers as possible can participate in the trip in a sanitary manner.
Entry and exit requirements – COVID-19
Most governments have implemented special entry and exit restrictions and requirements for their territory due to COVID-19. Before travelling, it is your responsibility to verify if the local authorities of both your current location and destinations have implemented any restrictions or requirements related to this situation. Vaccination or health passports may be required in some cases. It is your responsibility to be aware of the specific entry, exit and transit restrictions and requirements for the country or territory you are visiting before you travel and before you book your trip. Voyages Gendron is not responsible if you do not meet your destination’s entry or exit requirements. For full details on health measures and entry and exit requirements for a destination, visit the official government website.
Leaving for your flight to chicago. Arriving in the morning and transferring to the hotel by bus.
Free time for lunch ($) near Millenium Park.
Discovery on foot with your group leader:
- Millenium Park
- Tourist information Center
- State Street
- Picasso Theatre
- Union statio
Visit of the Skydeck observatory at the top of the Willis tower (included).
233, S Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
Around 4 :30 pm, back to the hotel.
Free time for dinner and in the evening ($).
Free time for breakfast ($) followed by a city tour on foot and by bus with your group leader.
Free time for lunch ($) and continuing thecity tour with your group leader.
Back to the hotel around 4 :30 pm. Free time for dinner and in the evening ($).
*Optional ($): dinner-show at Tommy Gun’s Garage.
Free time for breakfast ($) and transportation by bus to the Navy Pier, followed by free time.
At 11 :30 am, meeting with the bus for the transfer to the pier the your cruise on the Odyssey Chicago River. Lunch is served on board:
End of the cruise at 2 :30 pm and transfering to the Chicago Art Institut. Free time in the museums (entry fee not included).
Chicago Art Institut
111 S Michigan Ave – Opened from 10 :30 am to 5 :00 pm
American Writers Museum
180 N Michigan Ave
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Money Museum
230 S LaSalle St
Museum of Contemporary Photography
600 S Michigan Ave
Pritzker Military Museum & Library
104 S Michigan Ave
Free time for dinner and in the evening ($).
Free time for breakfast ($). Leaving with our luggage for the Magnificent Mile. Free time.
Free time for lunch ($). Meeting with the bus around 3 :30 pm and transfering to the airport for the flight back. Estimated time of arrival in Montreal: 10:40 pm.