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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide was extremely funny and had so much knowledge so it kept it very interesting. Definitely one of the best things to do in Chicago.

Date of experience: November 2017
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chicagohartnett, Digital Marketing Coordinator at Shoreline Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're so glad you enjoyed your tour with us!

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We were in Chicago for a couples weekend and faced a rainy forecast. We decided to do a boat tour as I had been on one before but my husband had not. The boat had restroom facilities and options for sitting below deck or up above (not too pleasant on day like ours). Nick, our guide was very informative and willing to answer any questions. He also told us the moments when it was work braving the upper deck in the mist. We had a smaller group, given the weather, but the staff was very friendly. The tour covered the south, north and west rivers. We learned things about the City we never knew from the land, and also learned about the challenges of building skyscrapers in a windy city.

Date of experience: November 2017
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chicagohartnett, Digital Marketing Coordinator at Shoreline Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thanks for braving the weather and riding with us! We're glad you enjoyed the tour, even in the rain! We hope you had a great time in Chicago!

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This tour was great. I got to see all of Chicago and it fine architecture through a water perspective. Nick was an excellent narrator, very funny and informative. I definitely would recommend this tour!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I must confess that the only reason i selected them was because all the other architecture cruises were sold out.

But i must admit,I wasn't disappointed. Very well organized. The tour guide was informative, funny and talked almost non-stop for 75 minutes.

If you are planning on doing an architecture cruise, better to book online in advance, as tickets get sold out quickly

Date of experience: October 2017
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chicagohartnett, Digital Marketing Coordinator at Shoreline Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you for riding with us! We offer multiple tours at different locations throughout the city to help ensure a seat for everyone. We're glad you decided to ride with us and enjoyed your tour!

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Even if you are not a student of architecture, this tour is not one to be missed. The guide is informed not only of the many style of architecture and the architects, but the history of the river and its transformation over the years. Cruising the river also gives you great view of the city.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Susan P
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chicagohartnett, Digital Marketing Coordinator at Shoreline Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're so happy you enjoyed the tour with us!

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