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Activities: Scuba diving, Biking
Description: Chicago sits on the shore of this Great Lake.
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Odyssey Boat Cruise

We opted for a lunch cruise on Lake Michigan & opted to pay for an all inclusive lunch & drinks. There was an MC who welcomed us warmly & once he knew we were from Australia, that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
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Launceston
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

We opted for a lunch cruise on Lake Michigan & opted to pay for an all inclusive lunch & drinks. There was an MC who welcomed us warmly & once he knew we were from Australia, that was announced to all on our deck & we were made to feel very special. Our drink & food waiters were equally attentive... More 

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Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

I live two blocks from the lake, and love it! I go as often as I can, whether for walking, sitting and praying, reading a book, talking on the phone, a jog along the water, or to just sit and gaze out at the water. It's lovely, it's peaceful, and it kinds transports you to nature, even though a few... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

It was a nice trip in the boat of one of the local companies. The trip itself was for ~ 2 hours and gave good views of the Chicago skyline and architecture.

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Chatham, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Lake Michigan is amazing and is so large that it offers totally different experiences depending on where you encounter it. I'm surprised it's offered as a tripadvisor option. I'm most familiar with the Lake Michigan that forms the beaches of Chicago. I've been to all of them and they are all exciting. I also love riding along Lake Shore Drive... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Such a lovely place to visit. Not too noisy or quiet and there are little BBQ places for you to grill on too. Can also do fishing off the dock. Kids loved it here and so did we.

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

How can you review a lake this big? I went fishing out of Sheboygan and once several miles offshore it looked no different to the ocean I fish in in England, with one exception, less fish. I managed to catch a salmon so was happy enough, but cold. Despite being 83 f on shore the lake can be cold. So... More 

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delhi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

went there on 3 of july with family..took a bit of time searching for parking but then we had carried beach chairs..spent sometime chilling in the cool sand and water..nice crowd..after a while went on a little walk to the lighthouse...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I have visited Lake Michigan in MANY places, and I have a special place in my heart for them ALL! I grew up, only a 3 mile bike ride from "The Lake", and my sister and mother and I spent days and days down there, frolicking in the beautiful white sand, and there CLEAR beautiful water! I've even water-skied on... More 

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Racine, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Visit every day! My walk every morning seeing Lake Michigan is the best time spent reflecting. Take a moment to watch a sunrise and you will know why.

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Wheaton, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Water speaks to my soul. I love the Chicago lakefront. There are places to walk, places to sit, accessibility of beaches. No matter the season, this is a lovely gift to the City of Chicago.

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