Chicago Architectural History Kayaking Tour

  • 554 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

  • 554 Ratings

  • Ryan

Tour guides were very knowledgeable about the city's history. Overall, they were very patient with new kayakers and friendly.

September 17, 2017

  • Juan

Tour guides were great, made it fun and exicited. Would come again for this great experience.

September 17, 2017

  • Emer

Great kayaking trip on the water, best way to see Chicago amazing buildings while out in the air and staying fit. Super instructors and guides. .well done guys.

September 7, 2017
1220 W Le Moyne St, Chicago, IL 60642, USA