Chicago River 45-min architecture cruise
Activities

Chicago River 45-min architecture cruise

Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 45 minutes to 1 hour
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Navigate all three branches of the Chicago River in a fully equipped vessel
  • Learn about Chicago's rich history and architectural heritage
  • Admire the city's skyline from an open-air upper deck while relaxing with a drink
What to expect

Experience Chicago's legendary architecture and learn about the exceptional architects who created this ever-changing legacy for all to admire.

This family-friendly introduction to the Windy City's rich history and architectural heritage features the city’s most renowned landmarks and hidden gems. The vessel has a climate-controlled cabin with restrooms, a full-service bar and open-air upper decks.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • 45-min cruise
    • Live commentary in English
    What's not included
    • Snacks and drinks
    Reduced price
    • Children (ages 4-12)
    • Infants (ages 0-3): free admission
    Where

    400 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

    Meeting point:
    The cruise departs and returns to Wendella's Michigan Avenue Docks, located at the northwest corner of the Michigan Avenue Bridge (now called the DuSable Bridge), at the base of the Wrigley Building on the Chicago River. Boarding begins 15-30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.
    What to remember
    • Boarding begins 15-30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time
    • All bags are subject to inspection. Prohibited Items: outside alcohol, weapons of any kind, flammables, explosives
    • Snacks are available for purchase at the vessel bar. Bar sales are credit card only. No cash purchases
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Wendella Tours & Cruises
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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