April 1, 2017 - October 8, 2017
Named one of the top 10 tours in the United States by TripAdvisor reviewers, Chicago’s First Lady Cruises and the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) offer locals and visitors breathtaking panoramic views of Chicago’s riverfront architecture with unmatched cruise commentary led by CAF-certified volunteer docents.
Departing from Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive set in the beautiful Riverside Gardens along the vibrant Chicago Riverwalk, guests enjoy open-air seating on the luxurious vessels complete with a state-of-the-art sound system, a temperature controlled interior salon deck, full service bar and marble and granite restrooms.
The 90-minute tour is brought to life by CAF-certified volunteer docents who share their passion for and knowledge of more than 50 significant buildings along the cruise route. The cruise travels along all three branches of the Chicago River offering unparalleled photo opportunities.