Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 3 Days
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  • Departure Time :
    Classic, Premium or Deluxe Ticket, May - October   , 9:00am - 5:00pm, Every 15-20 minutes , , November - December & March - April , 9:00am - 4:00pm, Every 30-45 minutes , , January - Februa.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    You may board at any of the 14 stops , , Night Tour starts at Navy Pier
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


The lakeside metropolis of Chicago is famous for its striking skyscrapers, world-class museums and colorful political history. Explore the Windy City at your own pace during a hop-on hop-off bus tour with 14 stops strategically located near the citys top attractions. Hop off along the Magnificent Mile to shop, see the great city at heart-stopping heights fromWillis Towers Skydeck or'360 Chicago' at875 N Michigan, visit the Art Institute or Shedd Aquarium, or snap a selfie in front of the shiny steel bean in Millennium Park. Live commentary on board the bus is provided.

Know More about this tour

Board the open-top, double-decker bus at any of the 14 stops to start your hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour of Chicago, and listen to live commentary through provided earphones to find out fun facts about the city and its iconic architecture. The full circuit takes about about 2 hours, but you can hop off and back on as many times as you. Buses run regularly, giving you flexibility to discover the city at your leisure.

The bus route takes you through Grant Park, known by locals as Chicagos front yard, 319 acres (129 hectares) located in the citys business center. Perhaps hop off at Millennium Park and gaze at your warped reflection in the world-famous Cloud Gate, more commonly known as The Bean, an outdoor art installation made of polished stainless steel. Or if you're an art lover, don't miss the nearby Art Institute of Chicago, home to 300,000 works of art from the Impressionist, Post-Impressionist and American eras of painting, including Nighthawks by Edward Hopper and American Gothic by Grant Wood.

As the bus crosses the Chicago River and rolls onto the Magnificent Mile, you can admire some of the tallest buildings in the United States, like the John Hancock Center and the historic Water Tower. If you like heights, hop off to visit '360 Chicago' at the John Hancock Centerto enjoy a bird's-eye vantage point of the city. See below for the complete list of stops.

Stop 1:Chicago Riverwalk
Stop 2: Chicago Theatre & State Street
Stop 3:The Willis Tower & Skydeck Chicago
Stop 4:Millennuim Park & Palmer House Hilton
Stop 5:Art Institute of Chicago
Stop 6:The Chicago Hilton & Grant Park
Stop 7:Alder Planetarium
Stop 8:Museum Campus
Stop 9:Maggie Daley Park
Stop 10:Sheraton Towers & Loews Chicago
Stop 11:Navy Pier
Stop 12:The Water Tower
Stop 13:The John Hancock Observatory & 360 Chicago
Stop 14:Hard Rock Cafe


Choose from one of the following options

1-day hop-on hop-off

1-day hop-on hop-off with ticket to Navy Pier Centennial Wheel (November 2018-April 2019)


2-day hop-on hop-off with ticket to Navy Pier Centennial Wheel (November 2018-April 2019)

Panoramic Night Tour
75 minute night time tour. Note, this is not hop-on, hop-off. 

All tickets include the following 

  • Receive a complimentary sample of Garrett Popcorn (from 1st May 2018)
  • Other offers: Foodlife, Hard Rock Cafe, and more
  • Free ‘Big Bus Tours’ App with Bus Tracking
  • Free WiFi


  • Hop-on hop-offbus
  • Live commentary on board
  • Complimentary Bag of Garrett's Popcorn
  • Navy Pier Centennial Wheel (included in Premium and Deluxe Tickets only)


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Classic 1-day tickets will be valid for same day use. Tickets claimed after 3 pm will be valid for the next calendar day.

Redeem vouchers at any Big Bus hop-on hop-off points

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