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Chicago’s First Lady Cruises
#3 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
The river tour was fabulous, our guide Judith, so knowledgeable and passionate about the city, boat was very comfortable and had rest rooms and a full working bar, a truly wonderful way to spend a couple of hours,...
A cruise on the river is the best way to have an overview of the Chicago Buildings Architecture history, I recommend the Chicago's First Lady Cruise,the boat is perfect, our tour guide was absolutely excellent, a...
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Chicago River Boat Architecture Tours
#6 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
A significant number of notable buildings are visible from the river, and the tour guide was really knowledgeable about the architects and the stories behind the buildings, bridges, parks, and other land use featu...
She was fun and funny, and so very informative about all things Chicago and Chicago River, and it’s history and architecture, and she clearly loves her city and her volunteer job.
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Shoreline Sightseeing
#7 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
The architectural boat tour is absolutely Exceptional Our guide Jim is a great professional who brought a lot of knowledge with a great humour During more than one hour he was able to capture our attention without...
Best 75 minute architecture tour on the river through Chicago - north, south, and central river area listen to history of the river, planning along the river and the rich history of architecture in Chicago.
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See it All Chicago Tours
#10 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
this small group tour was a perfect way to see the city without getting on and off a bus. the tour guide was great and the tour allowed you to see a lot of the city sights so that you can go back after to those pl...
Small minibus with large windows and an experienced, knowledgeable driver/tour guide (Rick, who, by the way, was GREAT!) gave a wonderful overview of the central Chicago area.
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Wendella
#13 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
Incredible experience The tour guid was so friendly , funny and knowledgeable We did the river and lake tour but to be honest if you just wanna do the river it’s fine The lake gives you an opportunity to see Chica...
... a great up close look at several cool Chicago skyscrapers, and the lake portion offered great views of the entire skyline and included some great factoids about the Chicago river lock and other cool city history.
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Chicago Line Cruises
#15 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
We went on the architectural cruise, which is led by an historian so this cruise blended city history, architecture history, current history and the city's plans for the future.
Helpful, friendly staff at the booking office with free refreshments and the tour guide on board was great - interesting and knowledgable, clearly loved her subject.
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Mercury, Chicago's Skyline Cruiseline
#17 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
The boat has two levels therefore you are also able to get drinks from the bar while learning about Chicago's amazing history, residents, organizations as well as it's historical and picturesque beauty.
Really recommend to take part at this small adventure especially when you have a special guide aboard like Cameron who makes the atmosphere more special with his lovely jokes and stories!
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Tall Ship Windy
#18 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
The ship is owned by husband-and-wife owner/management team Captain Bruce Randall and Karen Randall, who have graciously shared their love of sailing with those of us who are "sailors at heart".
Had an amazing afternoon on the sailboat on Lake Michigan... Very beautiful and relaxing.. Great crew.. Alot of information.. Would definitely come again and bring friends and family along
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Spirit of Chicago
#21 of 154 Outdoor Activities in Chicago
Dinner as AMAZING!! Our Server for the evening was Damion and he went above and beyond for our celebration, We enjoyed fireworks AND a full moon on the comfy deck furniture and than back inside to dance the nite a...
We enjoyed the most on the deck and loved taking a round of the entire Navy Pier with my favorite haunted light house.
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