Tours and Tickets

Chicago Helicopter Tour Nighttime Experience provided by Chicago Helicopter Experience

Reserve Now & Pay Later

Chicago Helicopter Tour Nighttime Experience

Support this operator:Times are tough for the travel community right now. To show your support, consider leaving a review or posting photos of tours and experiences you have taken. Your support will go a long way in helping tour operators worldwide get back on their feet down the road
View all photos (24)
This product is unavailable to book via Tripadvisor. Contact the supplier for availability.
Reserve Now & Pay Later
Low Price Guarantee
Gain a different perspective of Chicago’s skyline on this after-dark helicopter tour above the city. Prepare for your aerial adventure with included access to an on-site interactive flight simulator, then soar into the sky for birds’-eye views of landmarks such as Navy Pier, Buckingham Fountain, and Lincoln Park, while learning more about the city from your experienced pilot.
You'll start at
1339 S Wood St
1339 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60608, USADeparture Point: Chicago Helicopter Experience Downtown Heliport Free on-site parking Downtown Chicago Minutes from the "Loop"
See address & details
  • 1
    Chicago Helicopter Experience
    Stop: 30 minutes -
    Your exclusive experience begins at our downtown heliport. We're the only helicopter tour departing from Chicago and we're just minutes away from your hotel, with free parking
    Read more
    Pass by Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower
    Pass by Soldier Field
    Pass by Buckingham Fountain
    Pass by Navy Pier
    Pass by Guaranteed Rate Field
    Pass by Chicago River
    Pass by 360 Chicago Observation Deck
    Pass by Millennium Park
    Pass by Wrigley Field
    Pass by Chicago Skyline
    Pass by Centennial Wheel
You'll end at
1339 S Wood St
1339 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60608, USADeparture Point: Chicago Helicopter Experience Downtown Heliport Free on-site parking Downtown Chicago Minutes from the "Loop"
See address & details
  • Gain a different perspective of Chicago on after-dark helicopter tour
  • Enjoy a romantic sightseeing experience, ideal for couples
  • Absorb aerial views of Navy Pier, Lincoln Park, and more
  • Hear insider insights directly from your experienced pilot
Important Information
Departure Point
1339 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
12–15 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Access to our private helicopter lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Live commentary on board
  • Noise cancelling headsets
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Food and drinks (available for purchase)
  • Photo in front of the helicopter (available for purchase)
  • Gratuities
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • All flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.
  • All passengers over 18 years of age must have a valid photo ID. At least one passenger 18 years or older must be on the tour.
  • Free parking
  • Guests are required to check in 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure time.
  • Helicopters are climate controlled.
  • Large bags, scarves, hats, and selfie sticks are not allowed in the helicopters. Free lockers are available for storage.
  • Recommended for ages 5 years and above.
  • Seating assignments will be based on a weight and load balance for maximum safety. No seat may be reserved.
  • Subject to weather conditions: If canceled due to weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • Weight limit maximum of 250 lbs (113 kg) per passenger.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Traveller rating
  • 13
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
Traveller type
Time of year
Popular mentions
Ashley wrote a review Feb. 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
We did a night time helicopter ride for our anniversary. We had an amazing time. Ben was a great pilot.
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
1 Helpful vote
Response from Chicago Helicop... E, Director of Sales at Chicago Helicopter Tour Nighttime Experience
Responded 26 Mar. 2020
We sincerely appreciate your review! Ben will receive another gold star! Thanks for celebrating your special day with CHE.
Read more
907-work-traveler wrote a review Nov. 2019
Fairbanks, Alaska31 contributions7 helpful votes
The heli tour was a great way to get a birds eye view of downtown Chicago. Amazing to see the city layout, the hundreds of tall buildings and the beautiful lights. Great tour by Chad. Loved it!
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Chicago Helicop... E, Guest Relations Manager at Chicago Helicopter Tour Nighttime Experience
Responded 19 Nov. 2019
We're glad you enjoyed it! This city is truly unique from the sky, no matter the time or season :)
Read more
Chetan M.S wrote a review Oct. 2019
4 contributions
I am from India and wanted to experience the helicopter ride and the main problem for me was to choose between CHE and Vertiport. I must say I am glad to had the helicopter experience with CHE for their hospitality, customer service and especially for the manager Mike Jansen
Read more
Date of experience: September 2019
Response from Chicago Helicop... E, Public Relations Manager at Chicago Helicopter Tour Nighttime Experience
Responded 19 Oct. 2019
We're so glad you had a great experience with us. We also think Mike is great, so we're happy to hear you met him. Please come back and visit us the next time you're in town from India!!
Read more
tammy8188 wrote a review Jul. 2019
Oak Park, Illinois56 contributions12 helpful votes
I have enjoyed a helicopter tour before and with a different company but I must say this night flight with Chicago Helicopter Experience is definitely one to remember. My boyfriend surprised me for my birthday and in glad he did. It was raining and a little windy but still
Read more
Stephen wrote a review Jul. 2019
4 contributions1 helpful vote
My son is still talking about this great experience. Check in was easy... the staff was over accommodating and the flight was incredible. Our pilot... Captain Warren was wonderful. They have Jenga and other games to keep you busy before and after..
Read more
Date of experience: July 2019
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Chicago Helicopter Experience
Highly recommend!
The staff and pilot were super welcoming and friendly! The tour itself was amazing. The pilot was informing us abou
Read more
Awesome birthday tour
My girlfriend surprised me with this tour. Had a blast. Welcoming staff and overall everything went perfectly. Higl
Read more
One of the most perfect ways to see the Chicago skyline.
Whilst I will admit this was booked as a once in a lifetime adventure due to budget constraints I urge anyone who i
Read more
Great views
Loved being able to see Chicago from above. Once you do the helicopter tour, just drive to Chicago 360 on your own
Read more
John P
Best part of our trip
My daughters were in Chicago celebrating the holidays and decided to add this to our trip. So glad we did it. My te
Read more
Worth an experience
The helicopter tour was amazing. The pilot was very friendly and gave description of the area over which the helico
Read more
Very professional from start to finish and thoroughly enjoyable. The flight time was around 20 minutes.
Read more
No complaints, everything as expected. everything as described. excellent customer srvc, professional, smooth ride!
Read more
Very frustrating experience. We did not get the service we paid for. The flight was hence very disappointing. No on
Read more
I was skeptical but this was AWESOME!
I was in town for a couple days visiting my wife who was working in Chicago for four months. We were trying to deci
Read more
Highlight of my trip!
I could not have asked for a more personable pilot than Jake. Without prompting, he graciously offered to take our
Read more
A truly unique way to experience the city
Highly recommended - we were blessed with a clear fall day for our ride, and it was fantastic. Very professional op
Read more
10 Days in the States
My wife booked this trip via the internet when we were in Chicago. We took a taxi down to the helipad from the Hyat
Read more
Stunning helicopter sightseen tour with professional & friendly folks!
This was a once in a lifetime experience for us to celebrate our anniversary. We couldn't be more delighted and stu
Read more
Michael W
We purchased tickets online the day of. We arrived early got on the boat and were told we would have to sit below
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 12–15 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:0061 (87) 2285 255

City Packages

from $39.00*
Popular: Booked by 6,225 travellers!
from $40.33*
Popular: Booked by 105,282 travellers!
Spirit of Chicago Sunset Dinner Cruise with Buffet
from $112.74*
Popular: Booked by 1,833 travellers!