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Chicago Riverwalk

100 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
100 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601
Downtown / The Loop
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Reviewed today

It is wonderful to go along the Chicago Riverwalk. It is nice during summer and spring there. The riverwalk has been well maintained and there are eating joints to have bite during walk.

Thank schroff
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great location to relax, eat, walk or visit the McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum. Even when it's freezing it's a great spot to take a great picture. You can take a seat and enjoy the breeze on a spring or summer day. You can...More

Thank Bunny77
Reviewed 1 week ago

-17 but dressed warmly we braved the Riverwalk. It was deserted but all the better for it. Great view of the Chicago architecture and frozen river was enchanting.

Thank Valbobaggins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a whim, we walked the pathway near the river thru the city. Loved it. Almost hard to believe this is in such a huge downtown. Many food places on the riverwalk.

Thank ALinCA5512
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool and a must-do. You will get to see Chicago and it’s stunning architecture in a unique way. Many of the major cities in the US (NYC, LA, Miami, etc.) don’t have the unique river running through the city. The Riverwalk allows you to...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ben was the guide, very good one! He's fun so makes you want listen to him. You see Chicago in a very great way. The buildings are amazing and you learn about the city's history. I took a "3 activities pass" on Groupon and the...More

Thank lauralemaire14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chicago city planners have done it again. Riverwalk is amazing. Clean and safe, riverwalk bends and curves throughout downtown and its a great walk with a coffee in hand just soaking up the buildings and Chicago.

Thank billyrod1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a long walk along the river, from the SkyDeck all the way to the Navy Pier. The center part was so beautiful, with panoramic views of the city. We had a clear day with bright blue skies, which reflected nicely on the buildings....More

Thank Tamara D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These tours are fantastic. Have been on 3 of his tours so far and each one is great. Thank you Dan for knowing so much about the city of Chicago and making sure we were all taken care of. You are a wonderful tour guide....More

1  Thank loiscostello
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every place along both sides of the walk (most are on the south side of the river) have their charms. The main charm being on the river and watching and absorbing Chicago atmosphere. Good eats, great drink choices, or you actually don't have to spend...More

Thank MaryAnn H
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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4 October 2017|
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Response from wedge158 | Reviewed this property |
As other reviewers have said there are many and I would not say any is the best one as they all have different outlooks
Rita L
10 September 2017|
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Response from sirbrad84 | Reviewed this property |
I parked at a garage on Randolph St, it was just a half block from Millennium Park next to Qdoba restaurant before you get to wabash st. We paid I think about $23 and was there for several hours and they charge more after a... More
12 August 2017|
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Response from o2bcre8ive | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe so, but you could probably catch the water taxi. It would be a fun and unusual approach to Navy Pier!