DINING CRUISE. ARCHITECTURE TOUR. PRIVATE CHARTER.....
The Best Way To Sightsee Chicago Is From The Great Lake
There are many great opportunities to cruise the Chicago skyline from dining cruises, group charter events, lake and river tours, sailing vessels, water taxi, and fishing charters. The number one attraction in the city Navy Pier docks boats of each category in addition to multiple docking stations on the Chicago River. We will provide you with a few choice options to enhance your tourist experience. You may wish to learn more about great nautical excursions at SkylineBoatTours.com
"The Chicago skyline, as seen from a boat, is one of the top ten most spectacular panoramic views in all of America" - The Society of American Travel Writers
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DINING CRUISE SHIPS
A perfect special occasion destination boasting elegant dining and dancing all while cruising the magnificent Chicago cityscape enjoying spectacular skyline views.
Mystic Blue Cruises
Looking for Fun? This exciting cruise ship has enormous picture windows offering a great viewing opportunity in addition to a friendly staff and great buffet food stations.
Spirit of Chicago
Dining, Dancing and Exploring the Chicago lakefront while being entertained by star-quality artists
GROUP & PRIVATE CHARTER BOATS
Anita Dee Yacht Charters
Perfect for corporate lunches, weddings and special events there are two cruise ship options the Anita Dee I and Anita Dee II seating 50-400 passengers.
Chicago's newest private charter vessel. Four deck levels with a piano lounge, dining space, entertainment and an observation deck.
Luxury Yacht docked at Burnham Harbor providing the nautical experience you dreamed of with beautiful skline views.
Summer of George
The ship boasts beautiful mahogany trimmed windows and a walk around bar perfect for a private party. It offers a climate controlled indoor deck as well as an open air observation deck.
A state of the art yacht providing a luxurious experience for all on board. This ship comes with a tremendous history as a naval and coastal patrol vessel.
LAKE AND RIVER SIGHTSEEING TOURS
A thrilling way to see the city. Seadog offers 30-minute lake tours and 75-minute river architectural tours viewing historic landmarks and skyscrapers.
A great historic way to celebrate Chicago. Shoreline provides sightseeing and architecture tours departing from Navy Pier and the Shedd Aquarium.
Get ready to snap your best photos of the city aboard a Wendella boat tour. Providing great open air opportunities for picture perfect landmark viewing.
GREAT SAILING VESSELS
Tall Ship WINDY
Talk about an experience. Bring your group on to the Tall Ship Windy and become part of the ship's crew. Help the captain sail the seas of Lake Michigan and enjoy sun, fun and skyline views.
WATER TAXI RIDES
Shoreline Water Taxi
A fun and exciting way to get from point A to point B in Chicago is aboard a water taxi. Enjoy the scenic views and historic landmark buildings along the Chicago River while you travel to work or visit nearby attractions.
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR NAUTICAL EXPLORATION