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In a turbo-charged catamaran, glide up the Chicago River for a closer look at the city's vibrant and diverse architecture, before the power is cranked up for a wind-whipping ride along the lakefront. While you cruise, your expert guide offers witty and informative narration about the passing sites.

Board your buoyant vessel at Navy Pier and head toward the tranquil Chicago River. Weaving along waterways that slice through the scenic heart of the city, this tour includes expert commentary on the famous buildings, bridges, and locks that come into view.

As you pass by the colossal Willis Tower, the neo-Gothic Tribune Tower, and the Wrigley Building—all situated on the city’s esteemed Magnificent Mile—your guide sheds light on these beloved architectural landmarks with little-known tales and historical tidbits.

Complete your journey with an exhilarating ride tracing Lake Michigan’s stunning shoreline. Speed through sparkling blue waters, let the crisp air heighten your senses, and admire the picture-perfect views of Buckingham Fountain, Grant Park, and Chicago's Museum Campus.

In a turbo-charged catamaran, glide up the Chicago River for a closer look at the city's vibrant and diverse architecture, before the power is cranked up for a wind-whipping ride along the lakefront. While you cruise, your expert guide offers witty and informative narration about the passing sites.

Board your buoyant vessel at Navy Pier and head toward the tranquil Chicago River. Weaving along waterways that slice through the scenic heart of the city, this tour includes expert commentary on the famous buildings, bridges, and locks that come into view.

As you pass by the colossal Willis Tower, the neo-Gothic Tribune Tower, and the Wrigley Building—all situated on the city’s esteemed Magnificent Mile—your guide sheds light on these beloved architectural landmarks with little-known tales and historical tidbits.

Complete your journey with an exhilarating ride tracing Lake Michigan’s stunning shoreline. Speed through sparkling blue waters, let the crisp air heighten your senses, and admire the picture-perfect views of Buckingham Fountain, Grant Park, and Chicago's Museum Campus.

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11:15 AM Tour

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3:15 PM Tour

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5:15 PM Tour

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7:15 PM Tour

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River & Lake Speedboat Architectural Tour

Activity/Location

Seadog Ticket Booth

Navy Pier (South Dock) 600 E. Grand Avenue

Chicago 60611

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Seadog Ticket Booth

    Navy Pier (South Dock)

    Chicago 60611


Highlights

  • Turbo-engine speedboat ride on stunning Lake Michigan

  • Relaxing cruise along the Chicago River's locks & waterways

  • Up-close views of the city's esteemed bridges & architecture

  • Sights include the iconic Willis Tower & renowned Grant Park

  • Historical commentary & entertaining stories by expert guide


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Chicago River


Know Before You Book

  • Children 12 and younger must be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary.

  • If you are pregnant, you may not take part.

  • If you have back, neck, lower back, or cardiac conditions, you should carefully consider whether to participate.

  • This activity is wheelchair accessible.

  • Check-in is 20 minutes prior to the booked tour start time


Cancellation Policy

This reservation is non-refundable and cannot be changed or cancelled after booking.

Location

Seadog Ticket Booth, Navy Pier (South Dock) 600 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, United States