Chicago Architectural History Kayaking Tour

  • 710 Ratings

Explore the history of downtown Chicago on a kayaking tour that gives you a duck's-eye view of the city landscape. Cruise past architectural marvels as you paddle your way down central waterways for a scenic adventure.

Region: Chicago
Duration: 3 hours
Cancellation: 7 days in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Learn about the architectural history of Chicago while weaving your kayak through the city's rivers and canals
  • Get a crash-course in kayaking from a knowledgeable guide to learn basic skills, strokes, and safety rules
  • Put your newfound skills into action by launching your kayak into waters surrounded by towers of glass and steel

What's Included

  • 3-hour guided kayaking tour
  • Brief kayaking lesson

Additional Information

  • Choose single or double boats upon arrival. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure. Bring sunglasses, sunblock, a hat, and a waterproof bag to protect your camera Dress for the weather. Lightweight, synthetic clothing is best.

Customer Reviews

  • 710 Ratings

  • Tara

What an awesome experience! The staff was energetic, friendly, and extremely helpful. The scenic views and relaxing atmosphere made for a perfect day! I would definitely recommend the architectural kayak tour.

September 17, 2018

  • Paloma

We were running a bit late because of traffic and they're kind enough to give us a call and wait for us. Our tour guide was very nice and knowledgeable. We loved the tour!

September 17, 2018

  • Lori

My husband and I enjoyed the presenter’s passion about Chicago history as well as his kayak expertise. We truly enjoyed the three hour tour of our beautiful city.

September 17, 2018
1220 W Le Moyne St, Chicago, IL 60642, USA
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