Get views of Chicago's famous architecture from the deck of a boat during this 75-minute sailing excursion. Learn about the people, plans, and persistence that shaped Chicago's architecture along the shoreline. Hear about the city's historical maritime roots to modern science and technology through your guide's commentary while taking advantage of great photo ops. Choose between an afternoon or early evening departure and relax as you enjoy the sights.
Board your sailboat at Navy Pier in downtown Chicago. As you step aboard, meet your friendly captain and crew. Find a comfortable spot to relax and sightsee; have your camera ready for the plethora of photo ops coming your way.
As you sail out into Lake Michigan, your guide will provide narration on Chicago's history, architecture and people. Learn about the city's maritime roots and its development into a hub of modern science and technology. Your vantage point on the water will give you great views of the city's well-known architecture that composes the city skyline.
You're welcome to help the captain and crew with sailing duties such as steering the boat with the large wooden ship's wheel or hoisting the sails. Alternatively, simply relax on deck and enjoy the ride.
Your cruise ends up back at Navy Pier after 75 minutes.