How long are the architectural boat tours in Chicago?
Architectural boat tours are 75-minutes of narration about the unique architecture and famous landmarks in Chicago.
Can you drink on the Chicago architecture tour?
Yes, you can drink on the Chicago architecture tour. You’re able to bring your own beverages on board (no glass containers). Drinks and snacks are also available online or in-person from our concessions partner, Harry Caray’s. You can also add drinks or food enhancements during the online checkout process or ask the ticket booth agent for assistance on the day of your cruise.
Why is Chicago so famous for architecture?
Chicago is famous for its architecture because it reflects the city’s history and multicultural heritage, featuring prominent buildings in a variety of styles. Chicago is home to one of the largest and most diverse collections of skyscrapers in the world. For example, Willis Tower and Merchandise Mart.
What is the best Chicago architecture cruise to take?
The Chicago Seadog River & Lake Architectural Tour is the best Chicago architecture cruise. It offers fun for the whole family (and the dog, too!) with live narrations along the city’s shore. After the architecture cruise, you can enjoy the speed of Seadog during a short speedboat ride on the lake!
What to wear on a Chicago architecture boat tour?
We suggest you wear casual attire on our Chicago architecture boat tour.
When is the best time to do an architecture cruise in Chicago?
The best time to do the Chicago Seadog River & Lake Architectural Tour is year-round, but May through October are the most popular because of the weather. We also offer a brunch architecture cruise year-round which is on our luxurious glass-enclosed vessel and has climate-controlled interior decks providing 270-degree views of the architecture, in any weather.
Where to park for the City Cruises Chicago architecture tour?
You can Park at Navy Pier or the surrounding area. You’ll be departing from Navy Pier | 600 East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL. Here is a link to where you can park for the architecture tour.
What to bring on an architecture boat ride in Chicago?
Here is a list of things you can bring on your architecture tour, including alcohol, a smartphone, and the City Experiences app, which lets you listen to the tour in 44 different languages.
What are some of the most popular sights to see on a Chicago architecture tour?
Some of the most popular sights to see on a Chicago architecture tour are Willis Tower, Tribune Tower, and the Bucking Fountain. While also gaining insight into the city’s most famous landmarks from your guide.
What is included in a City Cruises Chicago architecture tour?
City Cruises Chicago architecture tours are the only tour to take you from the lakefront, through the locks, and alone the Chicago River all the way to the famous Willis Tower. This ride also includes a short speedboat ride portion on the Lake!