All Sightseeing Tours

  • JDCF Safaris

    Guided explorations of rare birds in the wild and Native American archaeological sites. As a new or returning visitor to Galena Country, you can’t help but be struck with the beauty and wonder all around you. The unique and stunning geological features of our landscape provided Native Americans and the Read more [...]

  • Joint Photography Adventures

    Join a custom photography workshop in the Driftless Area of Northwest Illinois. From beginner to expert, everyone has something to learn. Joint Photography Adventures provides instruction to ensure that clients leave with incredible images and new skills. Your guides will take you to locations to create images in the best Read more [...]

  • Ehrler Ranch Carriage Co.

    Galena Downtown Carriage Rides: May – Nov.: Enjoy the sights and sound of Galena at the relaxed pace of a carriage tour in a white vis a vis carriage with driver and coachman. Carriage stop is in front of the Post Office in Green Street $40 for a 25-25 minute Read more [...]

  • Galena Wine Tours

    Galena’s first wine tour company that picks up guests from their hotel or bed and breakfast! Get ready for a flexible, fun-filled day in the vineyards and at the wineries of Galena Country, sampling liquid treasures crafted by passionate wine makers. Discover the beauty of the Mississippi River and learn Read more [...]

  • Galena Tours App

    Galena’s first and only tour app! This comprehensive app offers the opportunity to experience the rich history of the town of Galena, IL.  It allows you to visit 291 historical locations, virtually from the comfort of your own home, as well as take and customize your own self-guided driving/walking tours Read more [...]

  • Scenic Art Loop

    Explore this self-guided 113 mile tour along the picturesque landscapes of Galena Country. Visit artists in their studios and galleries while also stopping at nearby wineries, craft breweries, funky shops and unique restaurants. All at one’s own pace. Take time to explore the area’s beautiful countryside and discover the region’s hidden talent. Read more [...]

  • Countryside Tours

    Come and enjoy a tour with Countryside Tours. Tours can include wine tours, drinking tours, bachelor/bachelorette parties and even custom tours. Enjoy great wines, carefully distilled spirits, import and microbrewery beers. STANDARD WINE TASTING TOURS  Join us for a relaxing 4-hour vineyard tour. We will visit 3 vineyards and all tastings are Read more [...]

  • The Belvedere

    The Belvedere is an Italianate mansion built in 1857 and has been considered the finest mansion in Galena. This historic 22-room mansion is truly lavish featuring Victorian furnishings, Liberace’s estate items, ‘Gone with the Wind’ green drapes and more. Guided Tours. Seasonal Pet-Friendly

  • Galena Trolley Tours

    Travel through the historic area viewing panoramas from the bluffs Historic narrated trolley tours offered hourly or by group reservation. Choose from a one-hour non-stop tour of Galena’s Historic district or a two and a half tour of homes including admissions to the US Grant Home, Belvedere Mansion and the Read more [...]