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Top Water Activities in Chicago

Kids are known for their adventurous spirit. It is part of who they are. So if you’re traveling in Chicago with your kids, check out our list of the best things to do in Chicago for the kids. There are plenty of exciting activities that both adults and kids can enjoy in Chicago. You can kayak along the Chicago Riverwalk, explore the water on a speedboat, ride a Jetski on Lake Michigan, or soar above the water on a flyboard.

If you need help in planning for your Chicago trip, check out our list of the best Chicago tours. Exploring the waters of Chicago would be fun, especially if you are traveling with the little ones! So if this is something that excites you, then these Chicago River Boat tours are worth checking out. There are various boat trips available for you to choose from. If you want to discover the architectural wonders of Chicago, this Chicago Architectural River Cruise will be perfect for you. But if you would prefer to tour Chicago on a bus, then take a look at these hop on hop off bus tours of Chicago.

Chicago is also home to some of the world’s best amusement parks, such as the Haunted Trails in Burbank and the Pirates’ Cove Children’s Theme Park in Elk Grove Village. If you want to take your kids to these parks, refer to our list of the best amusement parks in Chicago to help you plan for your trip.

For families who love to walk around, these Chicago Walking Tours are worth checking out. These walking tours will come with local guides who are professional entertainers and history buffs. But if you’re on a limited budget, fret not, for there are free things to do in Chicago that are waiting for you.So whether you’re traveling on your own, with a friend, or with your family and kids, exploring Chicago is certainly fun!

Best Chicago Water Sports Price

Private Shoreline Historical Adventure Tour in Chicago €385.77
Chicago's Sail Grand Prix June 18-19 at Navy Pier. VIP Event Limited Tickets €124.41
30 Minute Lake Michigan Speedboat Ride €33.51
Navy Pier Fireworks Chicago Kayak Tour €68.32
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Private Shoreline Historical Adventure Tour in Chicago

1. Private Shoreline Historical Adventure Tour in Chicago

clock Duration: 1 hour 30
  • This tour is the perfect way to experience the shoreline of Chicago in a new and exciting way!

    Our tour vessel is a former military Williard Marine, which provides a unique and interesting touch to the normal tour experience. Being both sturdy in the water, and fast! Reaching up to speeds of 35 Knots! We work hard to provide historical...
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Chicago's Sail Grand Prix June 18-19 at Navy Pier. VIP Event Limited Tickets

2. Chicago's Sail Grand Prix June 18-19 at Navy Pier. VIP Event Limited Tickets

clock Duration: 2 hours 30
  • On June 18 and 19 2022 ten national teams will race cutting-edge, foiling F50 catamarans – capable of speeds in excess of 100 kph – along the shores of Lake Michigan in front of the Chicago skyline.

    Mark you calendars this Father’s Day weekend for two-days of speed, drama, and thrills as the entire city kicks off Summer 2022 at Navy...
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30 Minute Lake Michigan Speedboat Ride

3. 30 Minute Lake Michigan Speedboat Ride

clock Duration: 30 minutes
  • Feel the need for speed? This exhilarating speedboat ride takes you out onto Lake Michigan for the ride of a lifetime. Experience the roar of the 2000-horsepower engines as you race along Chicago's famous Lake Michigan. The best way to view Chicago is always from the...
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Navy Pier Fireworks Chicago Kayak Tour

4. Navy Pier Fireworks Chicago Kayak Tour

clock Duration: 2 hours 30
  • During the summer, take a kayak out on Lake Michigan at twilight for Chicago’s spectacular fireworks display. You'll paddle out to Navy Pier in a single or double kayak with professional guides for a 2.5-hour tour, watching the Windy City transform into a twinkling skyline at night. One guide per 8 to 10 people ensures personalized attention in...
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