Lakefront Speedboat Tour, Thrill Ride, or Architectural Tour from Seadog Cruises (Up to 31% Off)

Navy Pier

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In a Nutshell

Speedboats zip past famed Chicago landmarks along the lakefront and river; informative narration on city’s history and architecture

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Sep 30, 2016. Amount paid never expires. Limit 4/person, 4/gifts. Limit 8/visit. Cannot combine reservations into larger group. Valid only for option purchased. Not valid for specialty cruises. Not all seats are discounted. Reservation req'd at least 24hrs in advance; subj. to avail. & weather. W/o advance reservation, guests will be placed on next available tour upon arrival. Space on tour is limited and is filled on a 1st-come, 1st served basis. Due to increase in ticket demand, seating inventory may be severely limited on listed dates. All taxes & fees included. All extreme thrill ride passengers must be at least 48in tall. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Cities were often built around rivers because they provide the necessary resources for successful trade and waterpark industries. Take advantage of our forefathers’ foresight with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

The lakefront speedboat tour ferries up to 135 passengers along the shores of Lake Michigan, passing such famed sites as Navy Pier, the Museum Campus, Grant Park, and the Magnificent Mile, while captains dispense enlightening tidbits about the skyline’s history and architecture. With speeds of up to 45 mph, the Seadog Extreme takes passengers on a thrill ride, on which two 1,400-horsepower engines move through slaloms and 180- to 360-degree turns. Alternatively, the river and lake architectural tour kicks off with a speedboat ride on the lakefront before passing through the locks and meandering through downtown and its opulent skyscrapers on the Chicago River. All tours depart from and return to Navy Pier. Click here to see a map of the tours’ routes.

Seadog Cruises

Since 1996, the staff at Seadog Cruises has welcomed explorers aboard sophisticated, open-air speedboats for city tours. Over the years, they’ve led more than two million sightseers through Baltimore and Chicago on cruises that elucidate city histories, paying special attention to landmarks such as Baltimore’s Naval Reserve Center and Chicago’s Tribune Tower. Their fleet of sea crafts uses low-sulfur diesel and a four-stroke engines that produce lower emissions than older models, allowing eco-conscious passengers to rest easy and fish to finally open their windows for some fresh water.

Customer Reviews

Always a fun experience getting out on Lake Michigan for this fun ride. The staff is friendly and give good service too. I LOVE THE SEA DOG BOAT RIDE! They really pick up speed at times too. And a great view of the city.
Linda J. · 3 days ago
Really fun!
Jessica S. · January 8, 2017
Very entertaining with the crew. Great view and awesome explaining the history of the area.
Dan A. · December 13, 2016
Merchant Location Map
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    Navy Pier

    600 East Grand Avenue

    Chicago, IL 60611

    +18886367737

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