Kayak Tours

Urban Kayaks has a wide range of paddling options at our two, unique Chicago locations. No matter your experience, age or fitness level, we have the Urban Kayaking experience that is right for you.

Historic Chicago Tour

Our most popular tour. This 1.5 hour guided excursion of the Chicago River’s main branch discusses our cities amazing history and classic architecture.

$65.00 per person

Sunset Tour

This 1.5 hr tour with take you through the heart of Chicago during its beautiful sunset. Come relax on the Chicago River’s main branch.

$70.00 per person

Ultimate Fireworks Outing

Come see Chicago’s incredible skyline as we take you on our full guided Historic Chicago tour on the rivers main branch ending with one of Navy Pier’s amazing firework shows.

$80.00 per person

Intro Paddle

This 1 hour guided excursion on the river is designed for those not yet ready to paddle on the river alone but not interested in a formal tour product. This is a recommended lesson product for first time Chicago River paddlers.

$45.00 per person

Chinatown Guided Paddle

Come see the Chicago River’s south branch like you never have before by joining us on a round trip guided paddle departing from our beautifully designed boathouse in Chinatown. Reservations are suggested.

$45.00 per person

4th of July Fireworks Show

There's no better place to be than Chicago during the 4th of July. Enjoy our full Historic Chicago tour and finish with a front row seat to the most spectacular fireworks show of the season. Join us for an amazing experience!

$100.00 per person