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Lake Michigan Sightseeing Cruise

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600 E Grand Ave
600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USAShoreline Sightseeing Lake Tour is on Navy Pier’s Dock Street. Your tour will depart from Shoreline’s dock on the west end of Navy Pier.
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    Lake Michigan
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Chicago Skyline
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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    Pass by John Hancock Center
    Pass by Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower
    Pass by Navy Pier
    Pass by Buckingham Fountain
    Pass by Millennium Park
    Pass by Chicago Cultural Center
    Pass by Chicago Architecture Center
    Pass by Historic Water Tower
You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Commentary on board
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Cash-only bar on board
    • Some boats are single deck vessels, the type of vessel you are placed on cannot be guaranteed
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 200 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My mom and I enjoyed the sightseeing cruise. Loved seeing the buildings from the water and learning a little about them. Cruise was very relaxing.
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    My family and I needed a getaway weekend and so we had a short trip to Chicago for the Buddhist Obon (Summer festival). We booked our trip to see Chicago on the water and it was well worth it! The whole family loved the sights and the crew was very knowledgeable about the area
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    This Wendella trip is excellent! very informative cruising up and down the Chicago river...and then the highlight....passing through the lock out on to Lake Michigan.Very fun! Followed by a wonderful time out and back viewing the city skyline! If your in Chi-town, don't miss
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    Very informational tour it gave history on Chicago as well as architecture information of buildings. Staff was friendly I would recommend this tour its was very enjoyable,
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    Beautiful day. Excellent cruise. We learnt so much. Highly recommend. Chicago is a beautiful city and I’d definitely go back.
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    About the operator
    By: Shoreline Sightseeing
    5 283 reviews
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    Dallas, Texas
    Well worth the time and fee
    If you want to sit and enjoy the City of Chicago and listen to interesting information - this is the way to go.
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    Cleveland, Ohio
    Fun Hour with an Interesting View of the City
    We were very happy with our tour. The guide was very knowledgeable of both the city and architectural styles. It
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    A great cruise
    Our guide Rachel was wonderful, she talked about the history of Chicago's architecture in a very interesting,
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    Christina M
    Crystal Lake, Illinois
    First time on River Cruise!
    Our guide was wonderful and made the trip even more interesting as she has been a guide for a long time. Plan to
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    Enjoyed the river cruise very much
    We took the river cruise on a dreary day! The tour guide was very good in pointing out the interesting sights
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    Ladysmith, Canada
    chicago cruise
    very good tour informative about Chicago's history, early tour's are the best time to go boats not very full, our
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    Cruising Amazing Buildings
    Everyone knows Chicago is famous for its architecture. Even knowing that, I was knocked out by the grandeur of
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    Cold but Interesting!
    If you're doing this during winter, bundle up! I'm talking hat, scarf, sweater, multiple layers of pants, and a
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    M P
    Walnut Creek, California
    nice introduction to Chicago
    We found ourselves in Chicago with a friend who had never really been there on a sunny but cool December day.
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    Great boat tour to attend. Great scenery, tour guide, captain, etc.. It gets a little dry periodically but you
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    Denver, Colorado
    Interesting Tour
    We did this tour and really enjoyed it. Half of us were from out of town and half were Chicago natives. All of us
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    Mary S
    A Must Do
    Truly one of the best tours I have ever done anywhere. I learned so much about Chicago, its history and
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    Cath C
    Perth Hills, Australia
    Excellent overview of City
    This was a fascinating tour. With history and some architecture lessons thrown in. Jim was very interesting and
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    James H
    Chicago Architecture
    very informative gave different perspective on the buildings definitely recommend to do if go in the fall dress
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    Burlingame, California
    My Home Town
    I met several friends for this tour (three of us are natives who moved to California many years ago) with a late
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    • Duration: 30m
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    • Languages Offered: English
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