Choose your adventure
Our narrated tours focus on Chicago’s rich architectural history, with expert tour guides on board to educate & entertain you.
Tours are offered year round (weather permitting).
Hop onboard one of our cruises to socialize with friends and family, and enjoy skyline views from the water. We offer something for everyone, as each cruise provides its own unique experience.
Cruise schedules vary based on holidays and seasonality.
Our Boats Include:
Drinks & Snacks
Full-service bar with wine, local beer, and craft cocktails, as well as an assortment of snacks, all for purchase. Pinkies up!
Expert Tour Guide
Never boring, always entertaining.
Everyone should be able to enjoy our tours. We make sure you can.
No need to hold it. We have changing tables for the little ones who don’t know what holding it is.
Keeping you cool when it's warm and warm when it's cool (or freezing).
*Not all amenities are available on every vessel.
LOOKING FOR A FUN OUTING WITH YOUR SCHOOL OR GROUP?
Wendella is continuously chosen as a popular field trip destination by hundreds of school groups, park districts, and camp groups every year, educating students on Chicago’s history and architecture.
We offer discounted group rates for groups of 20 or more for the Chicago River Architecture Tour, Lake & River Architecture Tour, and Chicago Sunset Cruise. Group rates are valid on select dates and times (excluding holidays).