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$22 -- Late Summer Kayak Trips from Chinatown, Reg. $50

Sold out - This deal was published August 23, 2013 and sold out September 05, 2013.
$22 -- Late Summer Kayak Trips from Chinatown, Reg. $50
By Travelzoo Staff
Urban Kayaks is the city's best-rated kayak rental provider, earning 4.5 stars on Yelp and a perfect 5 stars on TripAdvisor.

Why we love it

  • The best kayak option we've seen this summer
  • Just north of the Chinatown Red Line stop
  • Trips can be taken on weekends
  • Mayor Rahm Emanuel attended the Chinatown location opening


Aug. 23, 2013 - Oct. 14, 2013


Urban Kayaks
300 W. 19th St.
Chicago, IL 60616
(See Map)
Tel: 312-965-0035

What's included

  • For $22 (reg. $50), one person can rent a kayak for two hours; long enough to paddle to the Loop and back
  • For $40 (reg. $90), two can hop into a tandem kayak and take a guided paddle up the river
  • Both these options depart from the Chinatown boat launch for unique views of the city
Travelzoo Tip: Our team has negotiated great deals on top restaurants in the Chicago area to help you recharge after a day on the water.

The fine print

Number of available vouchers is limited. May sell out before 'Time to Buy' expires. Valid at Chinatown location only. Single kayak rentals valid Thursday-Monday only; guided tandem kayak paddles valid Friday-Sunday only during merchant's scheduled operating hours. Reservations not required for single kayak rentals; kayaks are rented on a first-come first-serve basis. Guided tandem paddles do require reservations and are subject to availability. 48-hour cancellation policy applies for guided tandem paddles. Not valid on major holidays. 

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$22   $50
56% off | 207 bought
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Urban Kayaks
97% Enjoyed Urban Kayaks
97% (39 ratings)
Sold out at
11:59 p.m. CT on Sept. 5


M – F, 9am – 9pm ET

97% Enjoyed Urban Kayaks
(39 ratings)
Quality of Service
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments


Staff was fantastic!!!

Oct 10, 2013 Mary IL, United States

The view!

Great staff

Oct 09, 2013 Steve IL, United States

Great coverage of history presentation, paddling support, awesome instructions and guidance! Friendly and helpful guides.

Super-clean porta-potties and changing room! Yes!

Oct 08, 2013 Richard Illinois, United States

It was a brilliant day on the Chicago River. Sometime the river smelled like sewage and other times like Chocolate!

The place in Chinatown is hard to find and it's wrong on Google Maps but once you get there it's all good.

Oct 08, 2013 elizabeth Illinois, United States


Oct 07, 2013 Dorian IL, United States

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300 W. 19th St.
Chicago, IL 60616
Tel: 312-965-0035

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