City Lights Paddle on the Chicago River
(416 Ratings)

Paddle through the magical waters of the Chicago River at night and marvel at the illuminated skyline towering above you

Duration: 3 hours
Cancellation: 2 days. Learn More
  • Glide along the tranquil waters of the Chicago River, where the city’s radiant skyline mirrors its splendor, creating a captivating play of lights and shadows
  • Immerse yourself in the magical ambiance of Spring and Summer, embracing the perfect weather that adds a touch of romance to your nighttime adventure
  • Unveil Chicago’s hidden gems as we explore secret nooks and crannies, as the mesmerizing city lights illuminate the night, offering a breathtaking backdrop for an enchanting evening paddle
What's Included
  • Basic lesson on paddling a kayak, basic safety and rules of the water before the tour begins
Additional Information
  • Come prepared to get a little wet and be out in the sun.
  • We recommend lightweight and synthetic clothing.
  • You can bring cameras, but they do have the possibility of getting wet, so bring a waterproof bag.

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1220 W Le Moyne St, Chicago, IL 60642
Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel, you must do so at least 48 hours in advance of your tour or rental time in order to be refunded. Cancellations within 48 hours prior to your scheduled time can be rescheduled for a $25/person rescheduling fee but will not be refunded.

Customer Ratings
(416 Ratings)
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Jul 7, 2023
The guides were so sweet, knowledgeable and awesome. Please let them know they are doing a great job and keep up the great work. They were the ones leading the last night paddle.
Review provided by Peek Pro
Jun 25, 2023
Guides careful about safety (as I expect); conscientious about struggling paddlers; and a really wonderful trip.
Review provided by Peek Pro
Jun 4, 2023
Such a magical experience!
Review provided by Peek Pro
May 28, 2023
We had a great time! First day on the river here and opening weekend for KC to turn into every day events! Gorgeous day and our guide was amazing, super knowledgeable and great vibes, will be coming back again to rent!
Review provided by Peek Pro
Sep 26, 2022
We had kayaked with kayak chicago last fall when we came to visit our college daughter. We had such a good time we booked another for this year, this time for an evening paddle and brought our other 3 children to enjoy. We kayak in lakes at home, but we benefitted so much from the guides, equipment and comraderie. It was a ton of fun and an amazing way to see the city, day or night. Thanks for a memorable evening!
Review provided by Peek Pro
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