Chicago Line Cruises
Chicago, Ill. 60611
Cost: $40, $32 seniors, $22 kids 7-18, free kids 6 and under.
Hours: Sailing season begins in late March through November. Architectural cruises, Historical cruises and additional cruises: check site for seasonal tour times.
The 90-minute Architectural Cruise travels the Chicago River and covers notable buildings along the way. The Historical Cruise, also 90 minutes, is done with the Chicago History Museum and the tour includes the river and lake. Guides discuss architecture and the history of Chicago from early settlements to the Chicago fire to the World's Fair. Reservations are recommended. Free snacks and drinks available.