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  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Duration:  Flexible

See all the sights of Chicago at your own pace! On a Chicago City Hop-on Hop-off Tour you can get off the bus at any scheduled stop to visit Chicago's most popular attractions, then pick up the tour where you left off or get on at any other regular stop on the route. For individuals and families, this is the best way to see the sites!

The tour includes the Signature Route which runs year round, while the West Neighborhoods Tour, North Neighborhoods Tour, South Neighborhoods Tour and the City Lights Night Tour operate May - September only, beginning at 6pm each night. See itinerary below for specific stops.


  • Chicago City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
  • Fully-narrated trolley or double decker bus
  • Tour 13 magnificent miles of Chicago's downtown
  • Routes include the signature tour, 3 neighborhood tours and the City Lights Night Tour which operates May - September beginning at 6pm each night

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What You Can Expect

Chicago City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Chicago City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Your lightly-narrated trolley (heated in winter) or double-decker bus will tour 13 magnificent miles of Chicago's downtown and The Loop, taking you by the city's premier shopping, dining and attractions. The tour is about two hours if you do not get off.

Hop on and off as much as you please for 3 consecutive days! Or stay on board an experience a variety of seasonal tours around the city!

The West, North, and South Neighborhood Tours, as well as the City Lights Night Tour are seasonal and operates May - December.

Note: The 1-day ticket does not include the neighborhoods tours.

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Signature Route: Runs daily, year round:
  • Skydeck Chicago (Willis Tower)
  • Michigan Ave. Bridge
  • Block 37
  • Art Institute
  • Hilton Chicago
  • Field Museum
  • Sheraton Hotel
  • Navy Pier
  • The Magnificent Mile
  • Water Tower
  • 360 Chicago (Formerly John Hancock Observatory)
  • Hard Rock/River North
Bonus: 3 Neighborhood tours are also included in addition to a City Lights Night Tour available between May 1st - September 30th. These tours originate from Millennium Park.

West Neighborhoods Tour

  • Chinatown
  • Greektown
  • Little Italy

North Neighborhoods Tour

  • Wrigley Field
  • Lincoln Park Zoo
  • Blue Man Group (if you haven't seen Blue Man Group, you haven't seen Chicago)
  • Tour will not run on Cubs Home Game Days (abbreviated schedule on night game days)

South Neighborhoods Tour

  • Museum of Science and Industry and includes President Obama's hometown highlights

City Lights Night Tour

  • Magnificent Mile
  • John Hancock Center
  • Navy Pier

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

This is the best way to see all the hot spots in Chicago! The Tour Guides are fantastic!

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