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 Aug 2, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2/person, 2 add'l as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Online ticketed resrvtn at req'd at least 48hrs in advance. 48hr cancel/date change notice req'd. Must arrive 15 min prior to sign waiver. Max weight 275lbs/person for single kayak; max of 435lbs. combined weight for double. Under 14yrs must ride in double with parent/guardian. Not valid 7/3-7/4. Not valid for fireworks. Max group of 8. Must use in 1 visit. Credit card req'd at resrvtn; tax/booking fee not included. Subj. to weather. Merchant's standard cancel policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). 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

Fun, consciencous and informed guides show kayaker of any experience level a great time! Do it
Mary Alice D. · November 13, 2015
Loved it! Great way to see the city in a whole new way! Will definitely return!
Brigid D. · July 14, 2015
Very cool experience and for a great price! They show you how to kayak and then you're on your own but it's fun
Jasmine S. · August 1, 2017

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