Greeter Visits

A Greeter shows a group of visitors her must-sees in Chicago

Chicago Greeter have resumed their free guided walks for Chicagoans and visitors.

Chicago Greeter and Choose Chicago are committed to providing a safe experience for its volunteers and visitors. Our Greeter visits will be operating with the following safety precautions:

  • Guests and Greeters must wear masks at all times during the visit
  • All participants must maintain 6 ft. social distance.

  • Groups must be four guests or less.

  • Greeter visits will avoid heavily populated areas.

  • Use of public transportation on Greeter visits is currently suspended.

Get a Local's Insider Perspective on Chicago through a Chicago Greeter Visit
  • Chicago Greeter visits are FREE and can accommodate up to 6 guests;  - Test content

  • Greeter visits are offered in over a dozen languages;

  • Greeter visits combine walking, buses and trains, and are the perfect orientation to Chicago’s safe and efficient public transit system;

  • Like having a friend or family member showing you around the city, Greeter visits are fun, informal, and definitely not what you’d find in your average guidebook!

  • Please register at least 10 business days in advance of your arrival in Chicago in order for us to be able to schedule a Greeter visit for you.  If you are unable to register in advance, please look into taking an on-the-spot InstaGreeter walk instead.