Classic Architecture/Historical Kayak Tour or Shady Chicago Kayak Tour for Two or Four from Wateriders (Half Off)

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Boat captains must master nautical lexicon before sailing the seas to ensure that they can distinguish port, which means left, from starboard, which means launch the vessel into deep space. Count down to a sea launch with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $65 for a Classic Architecture/Historical Kayak Tour or Shady Chicago: Ghosts and Gangsters Kayak Tour for two (a $130 value)
  • $119 for either of the above tours for four (a $240 value)

Guests leisurely paddle past stunning architecture as guides recount the city's origins and share interesting bits of trivia. Alternatively, evening ghost tours explore Chicago's gritty underbelly with spooky and funny stories of crime lords and haunted riverside locales. Architecture/Historical tours begin at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, and Ghosts and Gangsters tours take place on Thursday, Friday, and Sunday nights at 7 p.m.

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Wateriders Kayak Tours & Rentals

Situated near Chicago Avenue at the Chicago River, Wateriders' experienced and knowledgeable guides have been leading relaxed kayak tours down Chicago’s picturesque waterways since 1997. Day and night tours explore the city's most exciting attributes, focusing on history, architecture, and eerie mob chronicles as guides provide paddling instruction and share true tales of Al Capone's mythical collection of tracksuits. Wateriders also rents its kayaks to independent paddlers who prefer to discover Chicago's sights on their own.


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  • “I had a great time with Wateriders. Great stories, great guides, and great routes. I definitely recommend Waterides!”

  • “Awesome time!”

  • “Wateriders is great! They are a friendly and accommodating staff and the tour guide, Joel, is great”


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    Riverwalk

    950 North Kingsbury Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60654

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In a Nutshell

Guides spin true tales of Windy City history and architecture; the gritty underbelly takes center stage in the Ghosts and Gangsters tour

The Fine Print

Expires Jun 8th, 2014. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Online reservation required at least 48hours in advance. 48 hour cancellation notice required or fee up to Groupon price applies. Must make reservations at least 2 weeks before expiration date. Must arrive 15 minutes prior and sign waiver. Subject to weather. Not valid for group outings. 275 lb. weight max on single kayaks, 425 lbs, combined for double kayaks. 9% amusement tax must be paid upon arrival. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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