Chicago is the home of The Sears Tower and the Chicago Cubs. The Windy City hosts many tourists every year for fun in the summer. The famous “Magnificent Mile,” offer some of the best bars and best restaurants in the country. From Deep Dish pizzas at Lou Malnatis Pizzeria to Chicago “Dirty Water” Red Hots, t he Windy City offers many treats to its visitors. Chicago gets mighty sticky hot in the summer and leaving the city for a day in the country is the best way to beat the humidity. Nothing better than a relaxing motor coach ride for a lazy day of inner tube river riding on the Tippecanoe River in Indiana.
Tippecanoe River Day Trip
Just two hours away by luxury motor coach from Chicago is Winamac, Indiana, home of the Tippecanoe River. Enjoy three hours of tube riding down the serene, calm river and other fun activities. Don’t be scared off by the name of the river. It is a very calm river, ideal for the novice inner tube rider.
Round-trip transportation to the Tippecanoe River on a luxury coach bus equipped with a bathroom, air conditioning, reclining seats and Tour Guides. Three Hour Lazy Tubing Ride, All-You-Can-Eat Taco Bar courtesy of Poblano’s Mexican Grill, bottled water and snack boxes. BYOB, snacks and coolers allowed. Free Volleyball, Basketball and Slip and Slide plus other fun activities. Optional Floating cooler raft is available for rental for $10.
Cost and Itinerary
Cannonball Productions offers the best deal and offers two schedules so people have a lot of flexibility in their travel schedule. Both tours cost the same, $69 per person inclusive of everything. Both tours start at the same location with check-in at 600 N. Clark Street. The 1 st tour leaves at 9:00 am promptly and arrives at the Tippecanoe River at 11:00AM. For those who don’t like early departures, they have a second tour that leaves at 11:00AM and arrives at the Tippecanoe River at 1:00 PM. The tours arrive back at 600 N. Clark Street 5:00PM and 7:00PM respectively, just in time for a dinner.
The Small Print
Age is strictly 21+ because of the alcohol. Tickets are only refundable the first 24 hrs but can easily be transferred to anyone else. Bathrooms are available on the bus and other specific destination points. Maximum of 54 tickets will be sold for each tour and there will be a minimum of 35 people needed for the event to take place. If the minimum is not met, all parties will be refunded. All guests must sign a waiver before tour embarks.
How to Purchase
Tickets available at EventBrite for $69.00 plus a service fee of $4.79, totaling $73.79.
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