Guided tour

Chicago: Craft Brewery Tour by Barrel Bus

Activity provider: Barrel Run

Chicago: Craft Brewery Tour by Barrel Bus

Activity provider: Barrel Run
Likely to sell out

From US$ 99.60 per person

Likely to sell out

Experience an exciting beer tour through the hippest breweries in Chicago on a barrel-shaped bus. Enjoy craft beers and a VIP behind-the-scenes tour of one of the best nano-brewery in the city.

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Duration 4 hours
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  • Uncover the secrets of craft beer in Chicago on a brewery tour by bus
  • Join a group of friendly and fun-loving people for an exciting day out
  • Visit the best breweries in the city and taste some delicious beers
  • Enjoy a VIP behind-the-scenes tour at one of the best nano-brewery
  • Play interactive party games with your new friends to break the ice
Full description

Explore the best of Chicago’s craft beer scene, all while riding on a barrel bus. Discover three distinct breweries in Chicago and taste some delicious beers.

Your tour begins when you step through a speakeasy-style door into a custom-engineered bus. Get a fully immersive experience of beer on a barrel-shaped bus.

Get a chance to go behind the scenes at one of the best nano-breweries in town, where you will get a VIP tour of the production facility and learn all about the beer-making process.

You will sample approximately 45-55 ounces in total throughout your experience. 

  • 45-55 ounces of craft beer
  • Professional guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Transportation by bus
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People under 21 years
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

The bus will be parked for you in front of McDonald's, across the street from the Rainforest Cafe.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
Customer reviews

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Really good! You’ll get so see three craft brewery’s and their special beers. We Got in touch with amazing people. Ted was a really nice tour guide. Hopefully lakeeffectbrewing will be on the tour again sometime, we enjoyed their family atmosphere.

December 12, 2022


Fun, informative, not rushed, great beverages, and an awesome host / driver. We enjoyed the places we visited.

January 10, 2023

Product ID: 430458