Chicago River Boat Cocktail Cruise (w/ Architecture Tour)

Explore the growth of the city’s distinctive skyline on this leisurely 90 minute cruise.

Sip your favorite cocktail as the towering sunlit majesty of Chicago’s skyscrapers gives way to the breathtaking, burnished hues of early evening. Many people say it’s the most beautiful time of day for a cruise. Your Docent will describe Chicago’s famous towering structures in a fully narrated architectural cruise as they are majestically lit by the hues of early evening.

The optional bar package, offered on the 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. (8:30 p.m. on Saturdays), can be purchased at the ticket counter on the day of the cruise. Drinks may be purchased individually with a credit card on the boat.

Tour Information

  • Pricing
    • Adults $50
    • Seniors $50
    • Youths $50
    • Kids under 6 go free!
  • Tours run nightly
    • 6 pm (Cocktail w/bar)
    • 6:30 pm (Jazz Band, Cocktail w/bar) *Sunday Only*
    • 8 pm (Cocktail w/bar)
  • 90 minute duration

Be sure to bring your camera – you’re not going to want to miss these shots. Of course, pack good walking shoes, and come with your beaming and wild imagination.



By Phone: (708) 488-6343

Tour Departure Location

465 N McClurg Ct, Chicago, IL 60611

Map Boats