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.

What's the difference
  • Riverwalk

    Our signature location located on the stunning newly renovated Chicago riverwalk, this location offers guided paddles and rentals for experienced paddlers. Riverwalk location opening May 1st, 2017

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  • Streeterville

    Hone your skills in the calm waters of Ogden Slip directly accross from our Riverwalk location before paddling onto the main stem of the Chicago River. This location is available to members and offers guided paddles only. Streeterville location opening Saturday May 27, 2017

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Intro Paddle at Riverwalk

This 1 hour lesson is a great option for beginner paddlers. This product is perfect for families and first timers paddling the Chicago River

$45.00 per person

Intro Paddle at Streeterville

Hone your skills in the calm waters of Ogden Slip before venturing out onto the main stem of the Chicago River. This product is perfect for families and beginners.

$45.00 per person

Historic Chicago Tour

Our most popular tour. This 1.5 hr 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. Relax on the Chicago River’s main branch and soak in the view as the sun sets over our bustling metropolis.

$65.00 per person

Ultimate Fireworks Outing

Our most exclusive experience. Come see Chicago’s incredible skyline as we take you on our full guided Historic Chicago tour ending with one of Navy Pier’s amazing firework shows.

$70.00 per person

Fireworks Paddle

Our newest fireworks product. See the city canyon lit up at night as certified professionals lead you from our Riverwalk location to Navy Pier for an amazing fireworks show. Paddle length 1hr.

$50.00 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!

$125.00 per person

Gift Card

Want to give a family member or friend a kayaking rental or tour? Purchase them an Urban Kayaks gift card today. They can use this to book their own tour or rental anytime they choose.

from $25