Chicago City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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Chicago City Hop-on Hop-off Tour information and booking

Departs from
Board at any of the designated stops: Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower Michigan Avenue Bridge Art Institute / Millennium Park Hilton Chicago/Grand Park Adler Planetarium Field Museum/ Shedd Aquarium Maggie Daley Park/ Millennium Park Sheraton Hotel Navy Pier The Magnificent Mile The Water Tower 360 Chicago (formerly John Hancock Observatory) Hard Rock / River North
Time of departure
Operating hours: May 1 - September 25: First tour begins at 9am – Last tour begins at 5:30pm September 26 - April 30 First tour begins at 9am – Last tour begins at 4pm Night Tour: Beings at 6:30pm The tour vehicles will be coming to each stop every 10 - 15 minute during the summer months. The winter months vary depending on weather.Routes closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
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Tour description provided by Viator

See all the sights of Chicago at your own pace! On a Chicago City Hop-on Hop-off Tour you can get off the bus at any scheduled stop to visit Chicago's most popular attractions, then pick up the tour where you left off or get on at any other regular stop on the route. For individuals and families, this is the best way to see the sites!

The tour includes the signature route which runs year round, while theseasonal neighborhoods routes and night tour operate May - September only. See itinerary below for specific stops.

Your lightly-narrated trolley (heated in winter) or double-decker bus will tour 13 magnificent miles of Chicago's downtown and The Loop, taking you by the city's premier shopping, dining and attractions. The tour is about two hours if you do not get off.

Hop on and off as much as you please for 2 consecutive days! Or stay on board an experience a variety of seasonal tours around the city!

Wrigley Field, and Museum of Science and Industry Tours, as well as the City Lights Night Tour are seasonal.

What's included

  • Your choice of a 24, 48, or 72 hour pass
  • The 24 hour pass can only be used for the downtown route and the night route
  • The 48 and 72 hour passes can be used for all routes (downtown, night, museum of science and industry, wrigley field)

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off