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Reviewed 2 days ago

Another FREE thing to do in the beautiful city of Chicago...go down the steps from Michigan Avenue and start your walk along the river anywhere you'd like...peaceful place to stroll (or power walk) - small venues along the way for a bite or beverage. Outdoor...More

Thank dr8167
Reviewed 2 days ago

The River Walk is a pretty place to go on a run or a walk on in the morning before it gets too crowded. On the weekend evenings it get's packed, but is super fun to walk along to people watch, boat watch, enjoy the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Splitting downtown in two the river offers so many different activities. There boat tours, water taxis, bars, restaurants, pubs and people watching. There is a walking path that will take you along the river with stops along the way. You could sit and have a...More

Thank McWett
Reviewed 6 days ago

windy, yes. But the views and the learning on the river make it well worth the venture. Cool, in this case means, intriguing - a surprise every few minutes.

Thank Speederchick
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Chicago River is very busy with lots of boat traffic. It is fun to watch all the boats and walk along the shoreline.

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 6 days ago

The views of the Chicago River are wonderful, both day and night. I recommend an architecture tour by boat as this is the best way to see the amazing Chicago architecture and learn about the history of the buildings. This is a classic Chicago experience.

Thank TravelFan48105
Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificent tour next to Lake Michigan. At night you can notice even more the huge and emblematic skyscrapers. Amazing views.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I still suggest to take the tour if the weather is good because it is a nice and well documented and you can rest and admire the view

Thank Soleil060
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bar and outside area are just breathtaking. Views galore of the river area, Michigan Ave and other local architectural wonders. One of the top destinations bars in the city.

Thank rob s
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always do the Chicago River Walk when I visit the city and I always come away so impressed by how clean, creative and safe this area is. Congratulations to everyone who builds, cares for and creates this amazing experience for the locals and visitors....More

Thank Sandtravel2
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