Classic Architecture/Historical Kayak Tour or Shady Chicago Kayak Tour for Two or Four from Wateriders (50% Off)


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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

Promotional value expires Sep 21, 2014. Amount paid never expires. 48hr advance online reservations required; subject to availability. Valid 5/22-9/21. Not valid on 7/3-4. $7.83 (for two) or $14.67 (for four) ticketing fee not included; paid upon reservation. Credit card required at booking. Must sign waiver. 48hr cancellation notice required. Not valid for fireworks. Subject to weather conditions; weather cancellations rescheduled without penalty. 275lb weight max for single kayak; 435lb total max for tandem kayak. If under 12, must ride in double kayak with guardian. Limit 2 purchases per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 8 per group. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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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 and Rentals

Situated on the East Bank Club, Wateriders Kayak Tours and Rentals' 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.

Customer Reviews

The experience was amazing and the instructors are great!
Jennifer H. · August 30, 2014
Such a fun and unique kayaking experience !
Ruth · August 24, 2017
Good customer service and learned how to kayak which is great! Fun times in the water, would do it again
Hector M. · August 24, 2017

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