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90-Minute Chicago Architecture Boat Tour One, Two, Three, or Four (Up to 40% Off)

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Chicago river tour paired with architecture & history lessons about the city’s most popular landmarks

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1 ratings1 reviews
December 29, 2020
What an amazing tour! Loved Hillary and the rest of the crew! They were all super nice. Never a dull moment. We did the tour right before sunset and it was amazing seeing the sunset and all the light come on. An unforgettable experience!
2 ratings1 reviews
November 26, 2020
Very goog
6 ratings5 reviews
November 26, 2020
It was a fun experience. Me and my husband enjoyed the boat ride. Staff are great! We will definitely used the again
4 ratings2 reviews
November 26, 2020
Beautiful experience
5 ratings4 reviews
November 26, 2020
7 ratings2 reviews
November 25, 2020
Great tour of Chicago, learned a lot actually but without being bored, because Hillary made it entertaining.
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November 25, 2020
Great tour guide, great drinks, and beautiful experience! Five stars!
3 ratings2 reviews
November 24, 2020
very good
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About This Deal

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After purchasing this deal, you'll need to visit the merchant's website to complete redemption. Learn more here.

The Architecture Boat Tour season will end Sunday, November 1st and will resume daily operations in May of 2021.

FAQs About Redeeming Vouchers

  • What’s included: a leisurely architecture boat tour of downtown Chicago
  • Departure times: Click here to see the schedule and availability as well as information on parking and directions.
  • Departure location: 900 South Wells St., Chicago, IL 60607
  • Notable sights: the Wrigley Building, Willis Tower, Aqua Tower, Chinatown and other classics, as well as new developments like Riverline and the new CNA Center.
  • Alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages and snacks are available for purchase onboard.
  • Kids 5 and younger ride free, but must be included in your online reservation on the merchant website.
  • Parking: Parking is located right next to the marina.
  • Vessel: Full service bathrooms, bars and staff assist with passenger’s needs

Each architecture river tour is narrated by a professional guide which leads passengers down the Chicago River to discover the city’s most renowned landmarks. In addition to historical insight on well known structures such as the Civic Opera House, Trump Tower & the Merchandise Mart, passengers will also get a chance to learn about current and upcoming developments. The Chicago River Cruise navigates the three primary branches of the river including the main branch to Navy Pier, the north branch to Goose Island and the south branch to Chinatown.

How to Schedule

  • After purchasing your voucher, you’ll receive instructions and a link to schedule the date and time of your tour.
  • Available dates and times can be viewed here.

Need To Know

Promotional value expires Oct 31, 2021. Online reservation required. Limit 25 per person. Voucher isn't a ticket, must register on Eventbrite prior to your arrival. Valid only for option purchased. Order confirmation has redemption instructions. No refunds if you or your party are late or are unable to attend your selected reservation. Recommended to arrive 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure. For any questions or concerns, please contact customer support using the information found on your voucher. Must supply email address at checkout which will be shared with the merchant to facilitate redemption. Amusement tax not included. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Tours and Boats

Chicago's decorated past lives on through captivating stories told by the knowledgeable guides at Tours and Boats. These Windy City experts usher groups of travelers to myriad landmarks while sharing anecdotes that paint a vibrant picture of the city's history. During the company's sightseeing river cruises, their boats float by well-known structures such as the Merchandise Mart, Navy Pier and Willis Tower while passengers learn about the city's famed architecture.