Big Bus Tours
Elevate your visit to Chicago with Big Bus Tours. Hop on for panoramic top-deck views of iconic skyscrapers and Lake Michigan, and hop off to explore institutions like Magnificent Mile, Field Museum and Adler Planetarium. Flexible sightseeing in the Windy City is a breeze with Big Bus Chicago.
Capture Chicago's iconic sights with Big Bus Tours. Our open-top sightseeing buses grant you exceptional views of the city's most iconic landmarks and attractions. Hop on the bus from any one of our 14 stops to take in panoramic sights. Our 'Big Loop' Red Route Tour showcases Chicago by day, with 14 stops conveniently located close to key landmarks and attractions. Hop on and off as much as you like to explore the sights and discover your own Chicago favorites. You can also choose between a 1-day, 2-day or 3-day ticket, allowing you to tailor your Chicago sightseeing experience to your own schedule.
Standard Ticket: $15
Groups of 20-50: $10
Navy Pier offers special rates on a wide variety of attractions and activities, as well as dining packages, for groups of 20-50 guests. Group rates are $10 and can be purchased below.
Vertiport Chicago VIP Helicopter Tours
Take your sightseeing to a whole new level with Chicago’s premier helicopter tour company.
Why spend hours by foot when you can kiss the sky and skim the beautiful skylines of Chicago’s visually exploding, iconic landmarks from a private or shared tour helicopter experience. Day or night tours are both offered. A Vertiport Chicago VIP Tour is the only way to experience Chicago!
Experience the amazing views of Chicago and learn the fascinating history of the city’s famous landmarks, in a luxurious helicopter flown by credentialed, best in class pilots. All Vertiport Chicago VIP Helicopter Tours offer a premier helicopter tour experience from beginning to end out of our convenient downtown heliport with over 30,000 square feet of hangar space and a beautiful VIP Tour area. Each tour highlights the spectacular sites and fascinating history of many of Chicago’s famous landmarks, including: Willis (Sears) Tower, Millennium Park, Magnificent Mile …and more! You will be treated like a true VIP from beginning to end with this distinctive Chicago experience that will not be forgotten.
Choose from a 12-15 minute, 30 minute or 1 hour tour. Tours operate 7 days a week, 9am – 10pm.
Book online, book by phone and now book in person at Navy Pier. Free shuttle included with all tours purchased at Navy Pier. Navy Pier/Shuttle Hours: Monday – Sunday between 11 am – 9 pm. Navy Pier ticket kiosk and shuttle available seasonally April-October.
Receive a $10 discount on a tour with promo code NPVIP.
For more information, visit our web site at www.vertiportchicago.com or call 877-902-9292.
Vertiport Chicago is also home to an amazing, unique event space; operates as a full service, world class FBO facility; and provides charter helicopter services. Vertiport works with best in class operators to bring the convenience and accessibility of helicopter travel to both leisure and executive charter customers. Fly to golf courses, resorts, casinos, airports, race tracks, concert venues, private estates and other helicopter friendly destinations. Charter flights can be reserved via Vertiport’s reservation platform, powered by EvoLux, at www.evo-lux.com or by calling 877-902-9292 EXT. 6114.
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Chicago Children’s Museum
Chicago Children’s Museum offers two-hour field trips to a variety of community-based organizations and educational institutions, such as public and private schools, daycares, preschools, day camps, community facilities, charitable organizations, and church/religious groups.
Dig for bones on a dinosaur expedition. Scale a three-story schooner, from cargo hold to crow’s nest. Make a big splash in a squirting, pumping water playground (raincoats provided!). Tinker with real tools and materials in the ultimate DIY maker-space. Dress up as a firefighter, drive the truck and put out a “fire.” Paint, print, sew, sketch and sculpt in an authentic art studio. Construct a skyscraper, fish in a river, shop in grocery store and much more. Chicago Children’s Museum is three floors of fun for kids (ages 10 and under) and their families!
Register online today or call us at (312) 464-8249 to book your field trip visit. Pre-registration is required for all visits.
Amazing Chicago’s Funhouse Maze
Squeezing, stomping, spinning… double over laughing… delightfully dizzy, twisting and turning — can you find your way out?
Navigate your way through 4,000 square feet of interactive Funhouse effects. Lose yourself in the Mirror Maze, stumble your way through the Spinning Tunnel, and much more! Find out for yourself why over 1.5 million guests have gotten lost here.
Warning: While the Maze is not intended to be scary, there are sensory elements which may be too intense for some visitors. Children under the age of 7 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Group Reservations may be made by calling: 312-595-5375 or via email: email@example.com.
Closed For The Season
Grab hold of the ropes and challenge yourself to climb to the top of these new interactive climbing walls.