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Chicago Southland Group Tours Top Activity for Family Reunions

By published July 19, 2019

With Spring and Summer upon us, many are starting to plan their upcoming family reunions and looking towards areas like Chicago Southland. The Chicago Southland combines the perfect setting for Family Reunions, complemented by a wide variety of fun, interesting amenities. Families arrange to hold their reunions in the Chicago Southland for many reasons; among them is its convenient location and array of activities.

Some of the many features offered by Chicago Southland include cultural and recreational activities, ground transportation and step-on guides, meal planning coordination and more. Family Reunion planners may choose from an array of personal site inspections of hotels and attractions, as well as receiving referrals to local transportation services. Upon request, you’ll be provided with videos, photos, and a diverse selection of eye-catching descriptive brochures to share with your family.

Convenient Location and Accessibility:

Chicago Southland’s convenient location and accessibility make it an ideal destination for visiting family members. The Chicago Southland is situated just minutes from both Midway International and O’Hare International Airports and offers several options of commuter rails with downtown Chicago and its amenities just a short 30 minutes away.  The Chicago Southland boasts six interstates and is only a five-hour drive from eight different states. No matter where your family is located, the Chicago Southland is accessible from any direction.

Complete with a vast selection of delectable restaurants and comfortable lodging, Chicago Southland provides the ideal backdrop for your reunion’s customized group tours. Not to mention, most of these establishments offer FREE parking – a perk found more easily outside Chicago proper. Simply add happy participants – your family!


If you have “foodies” in the family, they’re sure to be dazzled and delighted by a Tasty Treat of the Arts tour featuring some of Chicago Southland’s top restaurants. In fact, Chicago Southland’s dining choices also include a number of exceptional family-friendly restaurants. It’s truly a smorgasbord of choices, from farm to table restaurants, elegant fine dining and more, sure to satisfy the most discriminating palettes and cravings.


Spanning 63 municipalities and 400 square miles, Chicago Southland has a large variety of group tour experiences that will entertain and cater to your family’s desires and interests. Does your family love exploring rich, varied cultural experiences? What about historic venues? Perhaps some family members would be fascinated by a religious or garden tour. Whatever their tastes and interests, the Chicago Southland has it all. There are several Chicago Southland itinerary options available, perfect for any family reunion’s get-together. Each itinerary option can easily be modified and tailored to any family’s specific needs.  

The Chicago Southland has so many activities and attractions to choose from including several wineries and distilleries, Hollywood Casino Amphitheater, Pullman National Monument, Brookfield Zoo, a children’s museum, and the finest and most intriguing offerings in nearby Chicago. There are so many unique activity options and tour experiences from which to choose, your relatives will want to come back time and again.

About Chicago Southland

The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization for the south metropolitan region. It represents 63 south and southwest Chicago suburbs. Joining forces with the Illinois Bureau of Tourism, the Chicago Southland CVB coordinates sales and marketing of the Chicago Southland as a destination for leisure visitors, family reunions, meetings and conventions, sporting events, group tours (motor coaches), and all manner of other activities.

Whether your family craves a half-day excursion or a multi-day tour, Family Reunion organizers should consider Chicago Southland their premier destination. To find out more or to start planning your Chicago Southland Family Reunion experience, check out: www.visitchicagosouthland.com/SocialEvents.


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