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Enjoy two days of hop-on, hop-off Chicago sightseeing with our Deluxe Ticket, which also includes a Big Bus Night Tour and admission to Chicago's Architecture Center.
Chicago Architecture Center
Learn about the birthplace of the skyscraper.
This ticket includes admission to the Chicago Architecture Center. Visit to see hyper-detailed scale models of famous skyscrapers from here and around the world, learn about how Chicago became 'the city of architecture', discover architects who shaped the city and explore the evolution of the cityscape. T&Cs: Please redeem your ticket voucher with a Big Bus Tours staff member before visiting the Center. Valid for one entry. Location: 111 East Wacker Drive (closest Stop: #1: Chicago Riverwalk). Hours: 9:30am-5:00pm daily.
See Chicago lit up at night.
See the entire skyline lit up from the Museum Campus, discover River North’s vibrant nightlife scene, and travel every inch of Michigan Ave from The Magnificent Mile to The Cultural Mile, all in one exciting loop.
Need-to-Know: The Big Bus Night Tour lasts 75 minutes and is a non-stop, panoramic tour. Tours depart from Stop 1: Chicago Riverwalk at 7:30pm. Night Tours operate from May–October only.
Live English-speaking guides on all buses.
Our entertaining and experienced English-speaking guides offer an exciting and educational commentary throughout the duration of your tour.
Explore Chicago at your own pace with our flexible hop-on, hop-off tours.
Our hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you the freedom to plan your own itinerary and explore the best of Chicago’s landmarks for as little or as long as you like. Hop off the tour as many times as you like within the validity period of your ticket and simply hop on again when you're ready.
See all the top Landmarks
Big Bus gives you the best view of all Chicago's famous sights.
Our Chicago routes have been carefully designed to show you The Windy City's best landmarks and attractions, including Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park, Willis Tower and John Hancock Tower.
1 Comprehensive Route
Offering you a full experience of Chicago's best sights.
There are 13 stops where you can hop-off the bus to visit attractions and explore places of interest. You can hop-on and hop-off the bus as many times as you like within the validity of your ticket and you may start and end your tour at any one of the Big Bus stops.
Buses every 30-45 minutes.
Our Big Loop (Red Route) buses run by each stop every 30-45 minutes, with 14 different stops where you can hop on and off the bus. A complete circuit of our Big Red Route takes approximately 2 hours. The first bus departs Stop #1 at 9:00am and the last bus departs at 4.00pm.
Unlock discounts with your Big Bus ticket
You'll be able to enjoy some exclusive discounts and special offers at some of Chicago's leading eateries with your Big Bus Tours ticket. Simply see our brochure for vouchers when you take the tour, or speak to a Big Bus Tours staff member for all the latest offers.
Free onboard WiFi
Available on all buses.
Get connected as you tour around the city - free WiFi is available on all Big Bus Tours buses.