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Shoreline Sightseeing

Departing from Navy Pier, Departing from Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
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TripAdvisor ranked Shoreline Sightseeing as the #1 Most Booked Tour in America! Shoreline Sightseeing is Chicago's leader in river and lake cruises! Featuring state-of-the-art tour boats and expert guides, Shoreline presents the Chicago skyline as you've never seen it before. With so many options among our lake and river cruises, we're sure to offer a tour your whole group will love. Our famous Architecture River Tours are led by knowledgeable and entertaining guides showcasing the city's rich architectural heritage. We also offer skyline lake tours, romantic sunset tours, and exciting fireworks cruises from which to see dazzling displays throughout the summer. Themed offerings include wine tasting cruises, brew cruises, 4th of July options, and St. Patrick's Day cruises. So set sail with Shoreline today, where every day is a celebration of Chicago!
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Departing from Navy Pier, Departing from Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
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"architecture tour"
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"chicago river"
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"navy pier"
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"great tour"
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"architectural river cruise"
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"water taxi"
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"chicago architecture"
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"fireworks tour"
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"minute tour"
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"boat ride"
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"different buildings"
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"different perspective"
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"top deck"
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"great architecture"
in 32 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
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"well worth the money"
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"visiting chicago"
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Ash was awesome!! He made the tour super fun and interesting the whole time. He gave a great mix of historical points and funny comments too. Definitely recommend!

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Abwhaley
14 May 2018|
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Response from chicagohartnett | Property representative |
We do have a few double decker boats that have a covered bottom level, there are open windows on that level though. We recommend calling our call center and they would have a better idea of what type of boats are scheduled... More
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designernany
13 May 2018|
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Response from chicagohartnett | Property representative |
If you are interested in taking our Architecture River Tour with the 4th of July Fireworks the last tour from both our Michigan Ave and our Navy Pier dock is currently scheduled for 8:15pm. If you would like to do the... More
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Tressa B
21 October 2017|
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Response from Dan D | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can....also you can purchase drinks and alcohol on the boat before and during the tour.
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