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Go Chicago Card

Save up to 55% on Classic Lake Tour and 25 other Chicago attractions with the Go Chicago Card.

Classic Lake Tour
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Classic Lake Tour

A $19.61 value - Included with your Go Chicago Card!

This half-hour Classic Lake Tour spans the entire panorama of Chicago's world renowned skyline, traveling north past Navy Pier to the Hancock Building, east out to the Lighthouse, and south towards the Sears Tower and Museum Campus which includes the Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum and Adler Planetarium.

The tour is accompanied by a professionally produced narration recounting Chicago's dramatic history and highlighting many famous landmarks along the route. Tours depart from Navy Pier. Departure times vary according to the season-please call 312-222-9328 or visit online for exact schedule information.

This attraction is seasonal and may be closed during your visit. Please verify this attraction's closings below.

Redemption Instructions

Present your Go Chicago Card at the Shoreline Sightseeing ticket booth on Navy Pier or at Navy Pier's Gateway Park.

The Go Chicago Card allows you to sail on ONE cruise per day. Choose between Classic Lake Tour, Architecture River Cruise Tour, or Tall Ship WINDY


October 20 - April


All cruises are weather permitting and availability is based on Coast Guard capacity. Evening cruises are not included with the Go Select.

Phone: 312-222-9328

Website: http://shorelinesightseeing.com/cruisestours/skyline-lake-tours/

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June–August: Departs daily every half hour 10:00 am–10:00 pm
May and September: Departs daily every hour 11:00 am–5:00 pm
October 1 - October 19: Departs weekends every hour 11:00 am–5:00 pm (weather permitting).

Driving Directions

Illinois Street east towards Lake Michigan to Navy Pier. Take the Navy Pier Exit off of Lake Shore Drive.


Navy Pier, 600 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
  • Seasonal
  • Good for families
  • Parking available
  • Restaurant or snack bar
  • Restrooms
  • No disabled access
  • Reservations not required

Go Chicago Card

  • Visit any or all of the included 26 attractions.
  • Save up to 55% off gate prices.
  • Skip the ticket line at many top attractions.

At a Glance


Navy Pier, 600 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: 312-222-9328

Website: http://shorelinesightseeing.com/cruisestours/skyline-lake-tours/

Adult Gate PriceChild Gate Price
$19.61 $7.29