Experience one of the world’s most beautiful cities on a cruise down the historic Chicago River. On this architecture cruise, head down the main branch of the Chicago River, up the north branch to the East Bank Club, and then south past Willis Tower (Sears Tower) to the old Post Office Building. Take in magnificent city skyline views as you see more than 40 notable buildings, including the John Hancock Center and the Wrigley Building, and learn about their distinctive architecture from your onboard guide, an expert in architecture.
Inclusions & Exclusions
✔  Live commentary on board
✔  Guided architecture cruise of the historic Chicago River
✖  Drinks (available for purchase)
Departure & Return
Departure:  401 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

FROM MICHIGAN AVE: Departs from 401 N Michigan Ave at the Shoreline Sightseeing docks. NE corner of Historic Michigan Ave. (Dusable) Bridge. Located alongside Chicago's Honored Pioneer Court.

Return: End right where it started.
Chicago River Cruise takes place on the Chicago River.

Duration:  60 minutes

Chicago Skyline Enjoy an amazing view of the city's skyline.
Navy Pier 50 acres of parks, promenades, gardens, shops, eateries and attractions, including a 15-story Ferris wheel.
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower Tallest building in the Western Hemisphere
Tribune Tower The neo-gothic tower's signature is the exterior collection of stones from other famous edifices, like the Parthenon, St. Peter's Basilica, Notre Dame, the White House and most recently, the Berlin Wall.
John Hancock Center The John Hancock Center, is a 100-story, 1,128-foot supertall skyscraper
Additional info
•  Public transportation options are available nearby
•  Suitable for all physical fitness levels
•  All boats have full restrooms and some have a full bar
•  Some boats are single deck vessels, the type of vessel you are placed on cannot be guaranteed
•  Wheelchairs or other walking assistance equipment are not provided.
•  Tour times cannot be changed.
•  Departure locations cannot be changed
•  Beginning November 8, 2022 through April 2023, tours will be 60 minutes in length.
Free cancellation
From $46.87
Mobile or paper ticket accepted
60 minutes
Guide in:
English   Spanish   
Cancellation policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.