Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

165 Reviews | Chicago, USA

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2 hours (Approx.)
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Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
A note about this tour
Customers are advised to download the Big Bus app to find out more about our new health and safety measures and for real-time bus tracking information. Alternatively please visit the Big Bus website.


The lakeside metropolis of Chicago is famous for its striking skyscrapers, world-class museums and colorful history. Explore the “Windy City” at your own pace, with the choice of a Classic, Premium or Deluxe ticket, all which include a hop-on, hop-off sightseeing bus tour with stops strategically located near the city’s top attractions. Hop on to experience sites like the Adler Planetarium and Navy Pier or hop off along the Magnificent Mile to shop, see the great city at heart-stopping heights from Willis Tower’s Skydeck which is included in the Deluxe ticket during 1st November 2021 – 20th April 2022.


  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Multiple departure times and locations available
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences



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Average 4.02 out of 5 stars based on 165 verified reviews from Cool Destinations and TripAdvisor

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srich1047, Oct 2021 Verified
Wonderful overview of Chicago. Earphone narrative was enjoyable and full of historical information. A must do tour
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Cheryl K, Aug 2021 Verified
It was great t ok hop on off. Easy to get around tow. Our bus driver was Darius. He was great and patient.
Perfect activity for limited trip to Chicago
JOANN W, Aug 2021 Verified
Our driver, Rodrigo(?) was courteous, knowledgeable, and often humorous as he narrated facts about Chicago during the 12 -stop tour. We made an excellent choice!
Aileen, Aug 2021 Verified
Great tour around the city. Ricardo was excellent. Overall experience was fabulous. We always do this when we travel.
Awesome tour with Big bus hop on hop off
Yirgalem B, Aug 2021 Verified
Especially to William field he is so nice greeting to people and has great customer service.
JON P, Aug 2021 Verified
Narrator was very engaging and informing. Very easy to understand - non-stop information and responded to questions with ease, clarity, and knowledge. His sense of humor kept us engaged as well.,
Keeps schedule
Leo J, Jul 2021 Verified
Drivers enhanced trip with their running commentary about the city of Chicago.
Melissa, Jul 2021 Verified
Buses were on time and great way to view the city and learn interesting facts. From the bus saw points of interest that I wouldn't of know about and later visited.
Incredible driver/ tour guide!
Steve S, Jul 2021 Verified
Our driver, Bianca, is the best! She had amizing customer service, excellent control of the vehicle, and impressive knowledge on the city. My lady friend and I both had a funky good time! Thanks, Bianca, for starting my birthday weekend off right!
Courtney C, Jul 2021 Verified
We had an amazing time and the stop offs were great. The website should have an address of where the pick up is for the Riverwalk so it’s easier to find and park.

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