Agricultural Tours Chicago, Champaign County and Moline/Quad Cities, Illinois


Where is AgriTours Illinois? Agritours Illinois is in the heart of the Midwest. Your itinerary will include Chicago, Champaign County and the Quad Cities on the Mississippi River. This product is designed for groups of 20 or more people using 10 or more rooms. Motorcoach transportation is available to arrange through your receptive operator.

Chicago O'Hare is the recommended international gateway.
Chicago, Illinois Start your visit with a stay with an AgriTours Illinois special rate at one of four Hilton Hotel properties in downtown Chicago.

Hilton Chicago | Palmer House Hilton | The Drake Hotel | Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Contact your preferred receptive tour operator, or for hotel rooms only, contact:
Michael Weinberg, Senior Sales Manager | 312-609-1941 | michael.weinberg.hilton.com

Champaign County University of Illinois College of Agriculture, Consumer & Environmental Sciences (ACES) High Tech Farm Machinery Tours (Case IH, New Holland and John Deere)
Farm Bureau Lunch (Lunch with area farmers - question and answer session)
Farm Tours - high tech intensive farming techniques The Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology - researching today's most pressing problems, from cancer to drug discovery, to enhancing agricultural productivity in the face of climate change One Earth Energy, LLC - producer of ethanol and distillers' grain, meximizing returns, and enhancing the economic development of American agriculture
Andersons Grain Terminal - site of proposed 110 million gal/year ethanol plant
Tony Noel Agricultural Technology Center

Quad Cities John Deere Cinnamon Ridge Farms Family and high tech farm tours Fish hatcheries
Monsanto Company - plant tour, test farms & catering options available
Farm Bureaus & Co-ops - educational discussions, presentation and test plot farms
Mississippi River Cruises - lunch and dinner cruises with entertainment


Agriculture Events & Festivals

For more information Lynn Hunt • Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau • 309-736-6823 • lhunt@visitquadcities.com
Leah Longueville • Visit Champaign County • 217-351-4133 • leahl@visitchampaigncounty.org

Suggested local receptive operators These operators require groups of 20 or more people using 10 or more hotel rooms.

Star Destinationsstardestinations.com
Midwest Meetings & Morechicagomm.com
Burlington Trailwaysburlingtontrailways.com

Disclaimer: Please note that some farm and agriculture attractions are seasonal. Tours are subject to availability, and require groups of 20 or more people using 10 or more rooms. Please check with your receptive operator and contact us for more information.

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