Our Chicago Sightseeing Tours
Enjoy The Perfect Introduction to 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 14 different stops to take in panoramic sights, from the Adler Planetarium to Hancock Tower. Hop off to take a selfie under 'The Bean', sample a slice of deep-dish pizza and immerse yourself in the best of Chicago's unique cultural highlights.
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 Classic Ticket or Premium Ticket, or a 2-day Deluxe Ticket, allowing you to tailor your Chicago sightseeing experience to your own schedule.Read More
Why Hop On with Big Bus Tours Chicago?
Our flexible hop-on, hop-off tour tickets allow you to discover the highlights and hidden gems of Chicago at your own pace.
We offer 1-day and 2-day tickets, allowing you to make the most of Chicago's iconic sights via our carefully designed route.
Our live, English-speaking guides bring Chicago's fascinating history, culture and architecture to life with amazing facts and stories.
Capture the best views of Chicago's landmarks
From our open-top buses you'll enjoy great views of the city's famous landmarks as our entertaining commentary imparts exciting facts and stories. From its bold modern architecture and soaring skyscrapers, to stunning waterfront developments and tranquil green parks, you'll see the very best of Chicago with Big Bus Tours.
Gaze up at the stars and planets in 1 of 3 full-sized planetariums at the Adler Planetarium, which also offers unparalleled views of the Chicago skyline from its vantage point on Lake Michigan.Read More
Art Institute of Chicago
The Art Institute of Chicago boasts some impressive credentials, including works by Picasso, Matisse and homegrown heroes Edward Hopper and Georgia O'Keefe, making it one of the most visited galleries in the world.Read More
John Hancock Center & 360 Chicago
Enjoy a panoramic view of the Windy City from 1000 feet up at the John Hancock Center & 360 Chicago. Interactive touch-screen technology maps out the cityscape so you'll be sure to spot all the landmarks.Read More
Modelled after Parisians avenues like the Champs-Elysées, the Magnificent Mile is the place to hop-off if you're feeling the need to indulge in some serious shopping.Read More
Michigan Avenue Bridge
Officially named the DuSable Bridge, this trailblazing feat of engineering is one of the most photographed landmarks in the city.Read More
Sitting above an underground garage and a commuter train station, Millennium Park has been dubbed the world's largest rooftop garden, and it's a great place to listen to music while people-watching.Read More
Locals love Navy Pier, and with such a wide selection of things to do, it's little wonder why. Enjoy a bite at one of the waterfront cafes while you ponder what to do in this vibrant part of town.Read More
The Shedd Aquarium is the perfect place to spend a day with the kids, with plenty of fun and educational ways to get up close and personal with a variety of aquatic creatures.Read More
Hop-off at Soldier Field to visit the world class stadium where sporting history is made. Why not check out what's on ahead of your trip and catch a game or some live music while you're in town.Read More
The Field Museum
Natural history enthusiasts won't be disappointed by the impressive array of collections on exhibit at The Field Museum. Don't forget to say hello to Sue, the resident Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton.Read More
Willis Tower & Skydeck
Have a head for heights? Be sure to hop-off the bus at the Willis Tower & Skydeck, the second tallest building in the western hemisphere.Read More
Quick Book from our Best Selling Tickets
- Night Tour
- Live Guides
- See all the top landmarks
Ticket validity: Night Tour
- 2 Day hop on, hop off
Ticket validity: 2 Days
- 1 Day hop on, hop off
Ticket validity: 1 Day