What You'll Get
The Chicago Premiere Helicopter Tour offers the absolute best view of the city in Chicago’s only Enstrom 480B helicopter. The new Enstrom helicopter is built to have the optimal tour experience, with unobstructed views via windows above, below and all around you. This helicopter offers unparalleled views of Chicago, and is a unique tour view you will not find on other helicopter tours.
See all that Chicago has to offer from a breathtaking vantage point high above the city on a Chicago Premiere Helicopter Tour. This 15 minute premiere helicopter tour will give you amazing views of Chicago’s famous landmarks, including Willis (Sears) Tower, Millennium Park, the Magnificent Mile and more!
Your VIP experience will begin the moment you arrive and check in at Vertiport Chicago, North America's largest and Chicago's only downtown heliport. Located at 1339 S. Wood, Chicago, IL 60608 in the Illinois Medical District, Vertiport's facility has a luxurious, dedicated tour lounge where you can relax and watch as helicopters take off and land against the beautiful backdrop of Chicago.
When your scheduled tour time arrives, you will be escorted to our amazing helicopter while being led down a stunning VIP red carpet that leads to your aircraft. There, one of our team members will capture your tour with a commemorative photo that will be available for purchase and download after your tour. Your experienced pilot will greet you and show you through the helicopter where you will enjoy the next 15 minutes of spectacular sights in the city.
Taking off from the worldclass, state-of-the-art heliport, you will head east towards Lake Michigan and soar amongst the skyscrapers that made Chicago famous, such as the Willis (Sears) Tower and the John Hancock building. You will further be captivated by the awesome views from above the Museum Campus, experiencing the Adler Planetarium, Shedd Aquarium and Field Museum from a unique perspective from above. As you whisk through the city over Millennium Park, you will literally become part of the city’s reflection in the Bean. No trip to Chicago would be complete without a trip to the Magnificent Mile; as part of your VIP helicopter experience, you will take it a step above while going over the Mile! As you travel through the air, your pilot will narrate your tour with fascinating facts and stories about the city and its incredible sights.
Whether a lifelong Chicago resident, or visitor from out of town, this Chicago Premiere Helicopter Tour is an experience that you will not forget! With a Chicago Premiere Tour, the sky is the limit to how unforgettable your time in Chicago will be.
Highlights of this helicopter tour include:
● Pilot narrated tour
● Unobstructed views in Enstrom helicopter through windows above, below and all around
● Willis (Sears) Tower
● Millennium Park
● The Magnificent Mile
● And more!
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Children 2 and over must use seat belt; under 2 must be on a parent or guardian’s lap.
- All children under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Maximum per seat capacity is 250lbs. Passengers will be weighed before boarding.
- Everyone 16 and over must present a valid ID to board.
- Flight time is approximately 12-15 min based on uncontrollable factors such as flight patterns, weather and boarding time.
- Fly-overs of sports stadiums restricted on game days and other designated no fly dates, such as events or concerts.
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Landing and facility fees
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Vertiport Chicago in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
This offer is not eligible for promo codes.