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Chicago Helicopter Tour

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See Chicago in a way that few visitors do: from aboard your own private helicopter. With this tour from downtown Chicago, your pilot will fly you over famous sights including Wrigley Field, Lake Michigan, and Lincoln Park, providing commentary and points out attractions along the way.
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"
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    Chicago Helicopter Experience
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
    Your helicopter departs and returns from Chicago's only private downtown heliport. Enjoy games, refreshments and relax before taking-off in our lounge
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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"
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  • Fly over Chicago in a helicopter just for your party
  • Depart from downtown for added convenience
  • Free parking at the heliport is included
  • Noise canceling headphones are provided
Important Information
Departure Point
1339 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
12–15 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All taxes and fees
  • Live commentary on board
  • Noise cancelling headsets
  • Free Parking
  • Access to 6,000 sq ft customer experience center, featuring a history exhibit and interactive games
  • Entry/Admission - Chicago Helicopter Experience
  • Food and drinks (available for purchase)
  • Photo in front of the helicopter (available for purchase)
  • Go-Pro video (available for purchase)
  • Gratuities
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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.
  • Guests are required to check in 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure time.
  • Subject to weather conditions: If canceled due to weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • 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.
  • Recommended for ages 3 years and above.
  • Weight limit maximum of 250 lbs (113 kg) per passenger.
  • Seating assignments will be based on a weight and load balance for maximum safety. No seat may be reserved.
  • Helicopters are climate controlled.
  • Large bags, scarves, hats, and selfie sticks are not allowed in the helicopters. Free lockers are available for storage.
  • Free parking
  • 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 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Chicago Helicopter Experience
Brandon G
Great views
Loved being able to see Chicago from above. Once you do the helicopter tour, just drive to Chicago 360 on your own
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Amazing Experience
We did a night time helicopter ride for our anniversary. We had an amazing time. Ben was a great pilot.
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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
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Sudha K
Worth an experience
The helicopter tour was amazing. The pilot was very friendly and gave description of the area over which the
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Doha, Qatar
Very professional from start to finish and thoroughly enjoyable. The flight time was around 20 minutes.
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Fairbanks, Alaska
Excellent flying tour
The heli tour was a great way to get a birds eye view of downtown Chicago. Amazing to see the city layout, the
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Los Angeles, California
No complaints, everything as expected. everything as described. excellent customer srvc, professional, smooth
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Hong Kong, China
Very frustrating experience. We did not get the service we paid for. The flight was hence very disappointing. No
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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
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Burkburnett, Texas
Highlight of my trip!
I could not have asked for a more personable pilot than Jake. Without prompting, he graciously offered to take
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12–15 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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