Chicago Helicopter Day Tours

$159.99 / per person (non-private tour)

Panoramic views of the city skyline, lakefront and landmark buildings
Live narrated tours
Daytime tours end 1 hour before sunset

Operate 7 days a week all year round

Once-in-a-lifetime experience

This once-in-a-lifetime experience takes you on an epic journey through Chicago’s amazing cityscape. You’ll fly over the most popular city sights including the Willis Tower, the Hancock building and Soldier Field. As you soar along the breathtaking lakefront, you’ll have iconic photo ops of Navy Pier, Buckingham Fountain, Lake Shore Drive and the Magnificent Mile. All tours depart from our downtown heliport, just minutes from the “Loop.” Before your flight departs, enjoy games like bags and giant jenga, or build up your excitement by watching others take off on their experience through our viewing windows.

CHE 12.18..10

State-of-the-art helicopters

Aboard one of our state-of-the-art helicopters you’ll experience unparalleled views of the world’s best skyline. Our helicopters feature soft leather seats, a noise cancelling Bose sound system and large viewing windows that will allow you to capture one-of-a-kind photos from a unique perspective among Chicago’s soaring skyscrapers and spectacular lakefront.

Take it all in

Chicago Helicopter Experience offers the only tour that provides views of the entire city. Cover 24 miles of the Chicago skyline in one tour.

Get a Special Discount on select tours this week.

Call 1 312-967-8687




Give the gift of experience this year! A Chicago Helicopter Experience gift certificate is the perfect unforgettable gift. The lucky recipient will be able to use it toward any experience of their choice and schedule a day and time that works best for them.



Chicago glistens at night. Millions of lights dot the city — lining Lake Shore Drive, dancing on Buckingham Fountain, scattered across the skyscrapers. It’s nothing short of magical and the photo ops are truly endless. From your unique vantage point in our luxurious helicopter, your pilot will live-narrate your tour and you will be mesmerized by the spectacular light show below you.




Escape the ordinary with our date night package. Take in Chicago from above on a guided aerial tour with spectacular views of the world's best skyline, and enjoy craft cocktails and a locally-sourced menu at a cozy gastro-tavern.