Air & Water
Your epic journey begins aboard a picturesque Shoreline Sightseeing cruise, led by a professional guide that gives exciting details of the buildings that line the Chicago River as well as their historical significance. You’ll sail down all three branches of the Chicago River on this 75-minute tour featuring Willis Tower, Marina City, Wrigley Building other iconic landmarks. Your guide will dive into the dramatic story of how Chicago rose from the ashes of the Great Fire of 1871 and share insights on the architects that made Chicago legendary.
Chicago Helicopter Experience
Next, you’ll dock at Chicago Helicopter Experience’s downtown, private heliport just minutes from the “Loop.” You’ll check in at our guest center where you can learn fun facts about the city and its history, and take a turn in the pilot’s seat of our interactive flight simulator. Our professional operations staff will entertain and inform you as we prepare you for takeoff.
Then you’ll take off aboard a state-of-the-art helicopter and glide in luxury above the scenic skyline. You’ll experience unparalleled, panoramic views of the soaring skyscrapers and lakefront as your pilot shares fun facts about Chicago. Capture one-of-a-kind photos from a unique perspective as you fly over Navy Pier, Wrigley Field, Soldier Field, John Hancock Center and more.