People may think they’re cheesy. Others think it’s romantic. No matter your stance, we can’t think of a romantic way to explore Chicago while sweeping your significant other off their feet.
Horse carriage rides in Chicago are the perfect way to get a view of the city while snuggling with your sweetheart – no matter what season it is. Enjoy these intimate city tours with a unique perspective of the city while listening to the click-clacking of the horse’s hooves on the pavement.
Here’s a list of Chicago horse-drawn carriage ride companies that will ensure a great evening for you and yours.
Horse and Carriage Rides in Downtown Chicago
Chicago Horse & Carriage
Chicago Horse & Carriage offer various tours of different parts of the city, including the Gold Coast; Chicago Loop; Lakefront; Magnificent Mile/Michigan Avenue; Navy Pier; State Street; Millennium Park; Lincoln Park; Buckingham Fountain; and more. Chicago Horse & Carriage also offers two special packages including “Date Night” ($145, one-hour season ride with a dozen roses) and “The Out of Towner” ($195, two-hour Buckingham Fountain and Millennium Park Ride with a dozen roses). 806 N. Michigan Ave., 312-988-9090.
Noble Horse Theatre
If you want something in the blast from the past category, then this is the perfect one for you. They offer century-old, antique horse carriages. Prices range from $40 for a half-hour rides to $80 for one-hour carriage rides for up to four people. Reservations for Noble Horse Theatre carriage rides are recommended. 1410 N. Orleans St., 312-266-7878.
Antique Coach & Carriage
As the name implies, this is another antique classic coach that has been serving Chicago for more than 20 years. Prices range from $40 to $80 for up to four passengers. 700 N. Michigan Ave. 312-787-1349.
Looking for additional romance in Chicago? Make sure to read through Concierge Preferred's extensive roundups on romantic things to do during your stay in Chicago.