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Tickets for Chicago Helicopter City Sights Day Tour

See Chicago's amazing cityscape and rich history from high in the skies

Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date
Instant ticket delivery
Duration: 1 hour
Live guide: English
Smartphone tickets accepted
  • Ride in a helicopter over Chicago's skyline with a knowledgeable pilot who'll narrate your entire journey
  • Before you fly, learn all about the history of Chicago in the 6,000 (560 m2) sq ft guest center
  • Booking with Tiqets means you get a complimentary digital souvenir photo!

There are some special skylines in this world, but some say Chicago's is the most beautiful. See it from high in the sky! This breathtaking Day Tour experience departs from a downtown heliport just minutes from the 'Loop'. Before you know it you'll be among soaring skyscrapers, looking down upon all of Chi-Town's highlights. All narrated by your expert pilot!

After getting oriented on the Windy City's architecture, history and spirit in the 6,000 sq ft guest center you'll jump into a state-of-the-art whirly-bird and take to the skies.

Almost immediately you'll be experiencing premium views (and spectacular photo ops) from among Chicago's soaring skyscrapers.

This Day Tour showcases all the highlights: Willis (formerly Sears) Tower, the Magnificent Mile, Wrigley Field (home of the Cubs), Navy Pier and much more. As you glide across the city your pilot will share facts and folklore that bring Chicago to life.

What's included
A 15-minute flight
All taxes & fees
Live commentary on board
Noise-canceling headsets
Admission to 6,000 sq ft customer experience center, flight simulator & history exhibit
Printed photos
Additional info

Opening Hours

Daily between 13:00 - 21:00.

Getting There

Take the orange line to Halsted.

Cancellation policy
  • Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket
  • Show your smartphone tickets at the C.H.E. Helicopter Platform
  • The booking cutoff time is four hours before departure
Ratings & reviews
4 Reviews
May 7, 2018
The Best City Tour Ever
Mar 25, 2017
This was one of the greatest experiences we've had in a long time we had champagne a picture chocolates and an amazing flight with a great pilot thanks a lot Jeff and the crew
Nov 27, 2016
Very organized.. Would love to do it again

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