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City Sightseeing Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Overview
A hop-on hop-off bus tour is ideal for first-time visitors who want to see it all without the restrictions of a guided tour or the hassle of navigating a new city. Choose from various ticket options and visit sights such as the Magnificent Mile, John Hancock Building, Skydeck Chicago, and Grant Park. And you can even include a night bus tour and enjoy magnificent views of the city’s illuminations.
Highlights
  • Hop-on hop-off bus tour with two different routes
  • Live on-board commentary to introduce you to Chicago’s sights
  • Spectacular views of Chicago’s illuminations on a night bus tour
  • Choose a ticket option that better suits your schedule and budget
What to Expect
Itinerary
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Stop At: 360 Chicago Observation Deck, 875 N Michigan Avenue 94th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611-1803

Stop At: 875 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60610, USA

Stop At: Wrigley Field, 1060 W. Addison St., Chicago, IL 60613-4566

Stop At: Chicago History Museum, 1601 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

Stop At: Chicago History Museum, 1601 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-6038

Stop At: Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA

Get your nature fix on this sightseeing adventure, by hopping off at the Lincoln Park Zoo. Explore the zoo and see all sorts of exotic animals.

Stop At: Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-4757

Stop At: Wrigley Field, 1060 W Addison St, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

Experience the home of the Chicago Cubs, who won the World Series for the first time in over a hundred years in 2016! Enjoy the view of the stadium from the open-top deck, or hop-off for a closer look.

Stop At: The Chicago Theatre, 175 N State St, Chicago, IL 60601-3623

Stop At: Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago, IL 60601

Stop At: Chicago Chinatown, 318 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60616-1916

Stop At: Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602-4801

Stop At: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, IL 60022-1169

Stop At: Chicago Blues Festival, 337 E Randolph Dr, Chicago, IL 60601-7403

Stop At: The Magnificent Mile, North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Stop At: Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

The Magnificent mile is a must see, here you'll discover an unbelievably modern landscape, and you might have to do a double-take due to the sheer scale of it! Take plenty of photos of the tall buildings, and enjoy looking around the luxurious shops.

Stop At: Water Tower Place, 835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-2203

Stop At: Water Tower, 835 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

Stop At: Hard Rock Cafe Chicago, 63 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-3808

Stop At: 875 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60610, USA

Stop At: Adler Planetarium, 1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605-2489

Stop At: Hard Rock Cafe, 63 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654, USA

Stop At: The Chicago Theatre, 175 N State St, Chicago, IL 60601-3623

Stop At: Skydeck Chicago, 233 S Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60606, USA

Hop-off the double-decker bus to experience the unmissable Skydeck. Located in the Willis Tower, which was once the tallest building in the world, you'l have a totally unbeatable view of the Windy City.

Stop At: Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago, IL 60601

Stop At: The Chicago Theatre, 175 N State St, Chicago, IL 60601, USA

Stop At: Chicago Chinatown, 318 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60616-1916

Stop At: The Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603, USA

Stop At: Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602-4801

Stop At: Hilton Chicago, 720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605, USA

Stop At: Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, IL 60022-1169

Stop At: Adler Planetarium, 1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605, USA

Stop At: Chicago Premium Outlets, 1650 Premium Outlet Blvd, Aurora, IL 60502-2901

Stop At: The Field Museum, 1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605, USA

Stop At: Sheraton Grand Chicago, 301 E North Water St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

Stop At: Navy Pier - Museum Campus, Chicago, IL, USA
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Important Information
Inclusions
  • Downtown tour: 1 day pass on the Downtown Route, plus a 2nd day free.
  • Night Tour - 2 hour panoramic night tour
  • Wrigley Field / Lincoln Park Zoo tour: 1 day pass on the Wrigley Field & Lincoln Park Zoo route.
  • Downtown & Night Tour: 1 day pass on Downtown route, plus 2 hour panoramic night tour.
  • Downtown and Wrigley Field & Lincoln Park Zoo tour: 1 day pass for both routes.
  • Downtown and Wrigley Field & Lincoln Zoo and Night Tour: 1 day access to both routes plus night tour
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Downtown Tour: Operates 1st May - 31st December. First departure - 9:00am, Last departure - 4:00pm. Duration - 150 minutes. Frequency - every 15 - 30 minutes.
  • Panoramic Night Tour: Operates from 20th May - 29th September. Departs at 7:00pm, from 360 Chicago/875 N Michigan Avenue. Duration - 120 minutes. This tour isn't hop-on hop-off.
  • Wrigley Field/Lincoln Park Zoo tour: Operates from 20th May - 29th September, this tour does not operate on Cubs' home game days. The tour departs at 10:00am, 11:30am, 2:00pm, 3:30pm, from 360 Chicago/875 N Michigan Avenue.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Vouchers must be redeemed at one of the following locations - Magnificent Mile, 360 Chicago/875 N Michigan Avenue, Hilton Chicago.
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Elsie K wrote a review Nov. 2019
3 contributions
Took the Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Bus late in the day. It was cold and rainy and the bus was delayed. We sat downstairs and it was difficult to see or take photos, as the windows were covered with screening that held advertising on the outside of the bus. Not very
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Date of experience: November 2019
rd14102018 wrote a review Nov. 2019
4 contributions
With only one day to tour took the hop on hop off. Hoping for information about the sites, got none, guide could not speak conversational english and gave NO worthwhile information. Our second tour guide did not have a clue how to use the Mic except when begging for tips which
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Julia K, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi rd14102018, We appreciate you as a valued customer and are grateful you brought your concerns to our attention. We are sorry to hear that you received service which prompted you to contact us with a complaint, and we regret any inconvenience or frustration that the experience has caused you. We strive to provide you with the best possible service, and when you feel that it fails to meet your expectations, it is important for us to know. We appreciate your honest comment. Definitely an area of opportunity to improve. It will help us improve our efficiency ultimately improving our tours so that our guests will have a pleasant and smooth experience with us.
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ciararjk wrote a review Nov. 2019
5 contributions
only issue we had is that the buses seemed to be very far and few in between, but the stories being told on the bus were very entertaining and fun
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Julia K, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Ciara K, Thank you very much for such a great review! We work really hard to offer the best tour in the best possible environment. We are happy to see that you enjoyed the tour - for the most part. There are times when we will experience higher volumes of usage for our popular tours. We plan ahead for these occasions, unfortunately, these occasions may cause our wait times to be longer than normal. Your feedback will help us improve our efficiency ultimately improving our tours so that our guests will have a pleasant and smooth experience with us.
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soldearly wrote a review Nov. 2019
69 contributions36 helpful votes
This was an absolutely terrible experience in every way. First, even the name is deceptive. We bought tickets through tripadvisor actually, with a slight discount. The company does not offer any online tracking of their buses or even a posted schedule. We tried to Board
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Date of experience: October 2019
gerardmW7699SY wrote a review Oct. 2019
57 contributions10 helpful votes
We travelled as a group of 4 people including a 14 and 11 year old. Initially the first part of the bus trip from battery park to mid town was fantastic.....thanks Mark our driver. We got off and saw a few sites and got back onto the bus at 5.15pm at the Rockefeller Centre. At
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Julia K, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Chicago Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Responded 22 Oct. 2019
Hi gerardmW7699SY, Thank you for taking the time to review CitySightseeing NY. Please accept our sincerest apologies for any inconvenience you have experienced. We appreciate you bringing your concerns to our attention. We appreciate you providing us with your detail feedback and once again we apologize for any frustration caused by this unpleasant experience. Your feedback was forwarded to the management team to review and it is important for us to look at these issues so that we can improve the service in the future. Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention.
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  • 360 Chicago Observation Deck, Wrigley Field, and 18 more
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