Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

203 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 3.93 out of 5 stars based on 203 verified reviews from Cool Destinations and TripAdvisor

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Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Tausha_C, Dec 2021 Verified
The driver was very helpful and we had an excellent time. The bus took us to all the local attractions in Chicago and the driver helped us with our decision on where to stop and get off He also told us where we need to go to get back on the bus it was very very helpful and we had a great time. I highly recommend this tour. was traveling with my family and we had no problems getting back on and off the bus
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Alan_D, Dec 2021 Verified
Very easy to hop in and off. There are many things to look at during each stop, purchase a 2 day pass if you have the time.
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
721anyssaw, Dec 2021 Verified
Dexter was a manager he was an amazing person our driver Anton gave the best tour with comments was very informative
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
MaryandZlekn_B, Dec 2021 Verified
Very helpful as we had a walker to deal with and our drivers were wonderful. Looking forward to our next three theater tours San Francisco Los Angeles and San Diego.
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
rolan000, Nov 2021 Verified
This tour passes through the most important sites in the city (the river, Michigan Avenue, the navy pier, the observatory, etc). It is a tour that I recommend to anyone who wants to better enjoy the city or is just discovering it. the stops are well signposted and the staff is very friendly. Something to improve, the guide in Spanish is not very complete and has long moments of music without describing the sites visited. I recommend 100% this experience is really enjoyed if the day is not very cold.
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Liliana_P, Nov 2021 Verified
Excellent view from the bus to all the city, very good detail of every stop of the bus , great service
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
JOSE_Q, Nov 2021 Verified
It was a Awesome experienced, we highly recommend it. Do it if you get the chance is worth it. Thank you for great customer service.
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
thepayge, Nov 2021 Verified
We always take a Bug Bus Tour as soon as we get to a new city! The tour gives great information as well as giving a solid “lay of the land” before we start exploring on our own. The tour is very informative and covered all of the major attractions! We love the Bug Bus Tour!
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
angietbroadhead, Nov 2021 Verified
Such a great way to see the city and cheap transportation to places you want to visit. Love hearing all the history! Great city!
Big Bus Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Jesse_L, Nov 2021 Verified
The best way to see everything you need to see in the city! They made it fun and friendly. I would recommend it to anyone visiting for the first time!

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