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Reviewed yesterday

Chicago is famous for its wonderful architecture and the Chicago River makes the nestled amazing buildings even more amazing. It is a great place to walk around and appreciate the beauty of the "concrete jungle". Beautiful sights at night too. Definitely a spot to visit...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took a nice cruise on the Chicago river with the many skyscraper buildings on both sides. The tour guide gave a nice history of the history and architecture of the many styles of buildings. The river walk sections appeared to be a nice area...More

Thank travel2u2
Reviewed 5 days ago

Walking along the river both during the day and night was a fun experience. Love the people watching. This is a wonderful waterway.

Thank smobee100
Reviewed 6 days ago

The river walk is a wonderful way to experience the architecture & glory of this beautiful city! So much beauty to experience with nice spots to stop for a drink or food along the way.

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Chicago River can be enjoyed by walking along it or by taking a boat tour. We did both. The many wonderful buildings that line the river are interesting to look at and photograph.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed walking along the Chicago River during our Chicago visit in late August and early September. The river crosses the city of Chicago and really adds a memorable element to Chicago's architectural landscape. The river is an essential element of the...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The last time I was in Chicago, my friend and I decided to walk along the Chicago River. Its more beautiful than I have ever known and I am from Chicago

Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another FREE thing to do in the beautiful city of Chicago...go down the steps from Michigan Avenue and start your walk along the river anywhere you'd like...peaceful place to stroll (or power walk) - small venues along the way for a bite or beverage. Outdoor...More

Thank dr8167
Reviewed 1 week ago

The River Walk is a pretty place to go on a run or a walk on in the morning before it gets too crowded. On the weekend evenings it get's packed, but is super fun to walk along to people watch, boat watch, enjoy the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Splitting downtown in two the river offers so many different activities. There boat tours, water taxis, bars, restaurants, pubs and people watching. There is a walking path that will take you along the river with stops along the way. You could sit and have a...More

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