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BigBus Chicago

#51 of 325 Tours in Chicago
Chicago, IL, USA
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About BigBus Chicago
Hop-On and Discover! Hop-Off and Explore! Your visit to Chicago isn't complete without an open-top hop on hop off sightseeing bus tour; let us take you on an adventure with Big Bus Tours Chicago! Our hop on and off service includes the two-hour 'Big Loop' showcasing Chicago by day, with 14 stops conveniently located close to key landmarks and attractions. Tweet, snap, and live stream your Chicago tour experience while using our WiFi enabled open top buses! Our double decker buses are ADA compliant and temperature controlled lower sections. Explore Navy Pier, shop on The Magnificent Mile®, stand on air at the Willis Tower, and take fun selfies at Millennium Park all while learning about the history of Chicago. As our Chicago Bus Tour rolls down The Magnificent Mile and crosses the Chicago River, you can admire the ever-changing architectural styles on a historic avenue!
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Known as a world-famous hub for architecture, art, and politics, the lakeside city of Chicago has a wealth of must-see sights. Know exactly where to go in the Windy City on this hop-on, hop-off bus tour, complete with several stops covering everything from the famous Thorne Miniature Rooms in the Art Institute to the Adler Planetarium. Plus, this custom tour means you can take charge of your own sightseeing itinerary.
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Roseietimesahead wrote a review Apr 2020
Michigan655 contributions146 helpful votes
We bought the two day pass and it was really worth the extra. This trip was very nice and we enjoyed the bus driver. The guide did a great job with the history and landmarks of the city. We had a great time.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Imaditani wrote a review Mar 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates81 contributions27 helpful votes
I have tried the big-bus tours in other countries. However in Chicago, the tour is very personal with a tour guide in the cabin which I didnt experience before. The tour overall was good and takes 24 minutes between each stop, and it actually stops at all the key locations. I am bad on names, i had the first tour guide who was informative then i went into a stop and tried another guide who was also fine and went into another stop. The last guide, Matty, I went with was so funny, informative and so close to the visitors; I literally didn't want to leave the bus because of him and his funny jokes. His Trump impersonations were so funny and accurate. Matty you made my day and I wish the trip was even longer
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Date of experience: March 2020
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justinbx wrote a review Mar 2020
County Dublin, Ireland63 contributions4 helpful votes
Spent a great day on this tour stopping at the various stops Must give a mention to Lance and Mario great craic We got the Chicago city pass giving us access to the bus and two attractions
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Response from RobertH12345678, Guest Relations Manager at BigBus Chicago
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Thank you for choosing Big Bus during your stay here in Chicago. We're so glad you enjoyed your ride with lance and Mario, and we hope you'll consider us again during your next visit!
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markeljarez wrote a review Mar 2020
Detroit, Michigan15 contributions
This is my second time riding with the Big Bus Chicago and just like the previous time Steven( Stephen) the tour guide and Karen( the bus driver) made it a wonderful experience. The tour guide was very entertaining and knowledgeable. Big Bus Chicago is a definite must if you’re visiting the city for the first time or if you want to stop by most of the major attractions this beautiful city has to offer.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from RobertH12345678, Guest Relations Manager at BigBus Chicago
Responded Mar 11, 2020
Thank you so much for riding with us. We're glad you enjoyed your time with Karen and Steven, they really are a wonderful team to receive a tour from. We hope you'll consider us during your next trip to Chicago.
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Liam Domenico wrote a review Mar 2020
Houston, Texas3 contributions1 helpful vote
Lance was very informative and funny! He knows a lot and is the type of man you wanna go grab a beer with! Thank you very much Lance, you taught me a lot.
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Response from RobertH12345678, Guest Relations Manager at BigBus Chicago
Responded Mar 8, 2020
We're so glad you enjoyed your tour, and if you do, ask for a 312!
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