1. United States
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  3. Chicago
  4. Navy Pier

Chicago Classic Lake Tour: 40-Minute Sightseeing Cruise

Product ID: 46393
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See the sights of Chicago from Lake Michigan on this 40-minute Classic Lake Tour. Admire the stunning views of the Chicago skyline and see many of the city’s iconic landmarks. Learn about Chicago’s history and its architecture during the cruise.
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Mobile ticketing
Duration: 40 minutes
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Audio guide/headphones

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  • Enjoy views of the Chicago skyline from this Lake Michigan cruise
  • See Chicago’s historic lakefront sights and attractions
  • Listen to pre-recorded commentary about the city’s history and architecture
Full description
Whether you’re a local or a visitor to the city for the first time, taking in the spectacular views of Chicago's skyline from the lake makes for a perfect outing.

This 40-minute Classic Lake Tour takes you on a sightseeing cruise that highlights Chicago's most significant landmarks from beautiful Lake Michigan. You’ll see the city as never before, while listening to informative commentary on Chicago's dramatic history and architectural gems.

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the sights as you admire the striking buildings that make up the Chicago skyline that has appeared in so many movies and TV shows.
  • 40-minute sightseeing cruise
What’s Not Included
  • Boarding photo

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Meeting point

The Shoreline Sightseeing Ticket Booth is located on the south side of Navy Pier, about 300 feet from the start of the pier. Please look out for Shoreline Sightseeing greeters in bright orange.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Food and drinks
Know before you go
Please dress for an outdoor activity. Boarding begins 15 minutes prior to departure. Don't forget your camera.
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Product ID: 46393