This is a self-guided tour of our four county region of NW Illinois. We hope you enjoy visiting B&B's, cafes, candy stores, general stores, restaurants, tea rooms, bakeries, gift shops and old-fashioned soda fountains for a little taste of Heaven in Carroll, Lee, Ogle and Whiteside Counties.
Don’t rush your journey down the Chocolate Trail – plan to spend the night and choose from award winning franchise hotels, charming motels, fabulous B&B’s and cozy high-end cabins. We offer the best in top quality accommodations. We have 1, 2 or 3 day itineraries put together which are perfect for girlfriend getaways, romantic weekends or a mini vacation. We can coordinate motorcoach tours for groups large or small. Call 800-678-2108 or visit www.visitnorthwestillinois.com for more information.