Discover why Shoreline’s Architecture River Tour was named by TripAdvisor as the Most Popular Day Cruise in America for 2018!
Take Shoreline’s award-winning 75-minute Architecture River Tour to discover Chicago’s renowned landmarks as presented by our expert and entertaining guides. You’ll learn how Chicago rose from the ashes of the Great Fire of 1871 to become the birthplace of the skyscraper and a major influence on the school of modern American architecture. Shoreline’s Architecture River Tour features commentary on more than 40 of the city’s most famous buildings as well as close-up views and excellent photo opportunities. Tours depart day and evening from both the southwest corner of Polk Bros Park at Navy Pier and the northeast corner of the Michigan Avenue Bridge at the Apple store.
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Shoreline’s 40-minute Classic Lake Tour offers a relaxing way to experience the panoramic of the city’s famed skyline as seen from majestic Lake Michigan. The tour covers the entire lakefront with vistas of the city’s landmark buildings and noted attractions including the Shedd Aquarium and Oceanarium and Buckingham Fountain. A recorded narration covers the highpoints of Chicago’s dramatic history and architecture. Shoreline’s Classic Lake Tours depart from Navy Pier. For more information, click here.
With convenient day and evening departures plus great group rates, a Shoreline tour is the ideal outing for social or corporate groups. Shoreline also offers pre-scheduled tours for School and Camp Groups. Advance booking for all Group Tours is required and may be made online or via our group sales department at 312-373-7258. For questions or to request information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. For tour descriptions, please visit http://shorelinesightseeing.com/tours-taxis/group-tours/
For truly spectacular views of the Navy Pier Fireworks, take a Shoreline Sightseeing Lake Fireworks Tour. You’ll see why this tour is a favorite with Chicagoans and visitors alike. Begin with a dramatic lake tour covering the entire panorama of Chicago’s famous skyline shining against the nighttime sky. Then enjoy excellent views of the fireworks as seen from the lake!
These 60-minute Fireworks Tours depart from the west end of Navy Pier’s South Dock on Wednesday evenings at 9:00 p.m. and Saturday evenings at 9:30 p.m. Boarding begins 15 minutes prior to departure time. Shoreline’s Navy Pier dock for this cruise is wheelchair accessible. For complete information or to buy tickets, visit shorelinesightseeing.com or call 312-222-9328.
Experience Navy Pier’s Aon Summer Fireworks in a whole new way with a Shoreline Architecture Fireworks Tour. Begin with a guided nighttime cruise down all three branches of the historic Chicago River for amazing views of Chicago’s iconic skyscrapers. The evening ends with an up-close view of Navy Piers’ spectacular Aon Summer Fireworks from the mouth of the Chicago River. Shoreline’s 90-minute combination Architecture/Fireworks Cruises depart from our docks at Polk Bros Park in the Chicago River, near the southwest entrance of Navy Pier.
Departure times are Wednesday evenings at 8:15pm and Saturday evenings at 9:00pm. Boarding begins 15 minutes prior to departure time. Shoreline’s Navy Pier dock for this cruise is wheelchair accessible. A cash bar is available on board. For updated scheduling information for the Shoreline Architecture Fireworks Tour visit shorelinesightseeing.com or call 312-222-9328
Take Shoreline’s Water Taxis for scenic connections to top touring destinations on lake and river routes. Hop on our taxis at Union Station/Willis Tower, the Michigan Avenue Bridge, Navy Pier and the Museum campus. Both single fares and one and two-day passes are available. For more information, click here.
Take the Chicago Shoreline Water Taxis for scenic journeys to touring destinations on lake and river routes. Hop on our taxis at Union Station/Willis Tower.