Chicago Helicopter Experience in Chicago, IL

Chicago Helicopter Experience2420 S. Halsted St.Chicago , IL 60608
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Overview

Climb aboard a state-of-the-art helicopter and get ready to see the Windy City from an entirely new perspective. Soar high above the city in a daytime, evening, or twilight tour for remarkable views of the Chicago cityscape. Watch the city shine below while you learn about city landmarks, history, notable events, and more.

Description

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Arrive at our own private downtown heliport just minutes from the heart of the city. Once you are checked in for your flight, you will explore and learn about Chicago’s rich history in our 6,000 square foot Customer Experience Center. Your flight will depart at your scheduled time and take you on an epic journey soaring high above the ground with unparalleled views of Chicago's skyscrapers, architecture, and famous landmarks.

Flight requirements:
•Strict 250lb. weight limit per seat
•Children 16 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult
•All passengers over the age of 17, must have a valid Photo ID
•You must arrive at least 30 minutes before your departure time. All flights depart on time with or without you just like any other major airline. If you do not make your check in time we reserve the right to change your departure time or depart without you while also charging you for the full amount of your reservation
•Intoxicated passengers will not be allowed to fly
•If you fail to comply with any of these requirements you will not be allowed to fly and you will be charged for the full amount of your reservation
Please Note:
Once your purchase is complete, you must call to schedule your flight time.

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lorettacuevas6
"1st anniversary"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 23, 2017 NEW
My now husband of 1 year, always talked about going on a helicopter ride. So I thought since it was our 1 year anniversary it would be great to take him on one. Even though I didn't get my chocolates with the romance package I paid for, it was great! Our pilot Jose, and the staff were wonderful! Thank you alk for making this such a great day!!!
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tarashee94
"Beautiful Views"
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed June 23, 2017 NEW
7:30pm tour was beautiful & our pilot was very kind and knowledgeable. Only complaint was that my eyes were closed in the professional photo that was included in the package and they only took one to choose from.
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Kelly O
Chicago, Illinois
"Great experience"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 22, 2017 NEW
This was an amazing and creative birthday gift! The pilot was informative and so funny. Worth the price!
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tom_rademacher77
"Virgin high"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 22, 2017 NEW
Everyone involved in my visit was very informative and cordial the pilot wil very informative and cordial the pilot was A1
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f00die12
Chicago, IL USA
"Safe Ride & Spectacular Views"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed June 22, 2017 NEW
I expected to feel more nervous about the ride, but the whole operation felt so safe, I was able to relax right away and enjoy the spectacular views of the skyline. Fantastic experience!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Chicago Helicopter Experience

When should I arrive for my tour?
You must arrive at the CHE Downtown Heliport no later than 30 minutes before your tour departure time. Guests who are late will not be accommodated.

How long is the helicopter tour?
The entire experience is approximately one hour long, with a 15-minute helicopter flight.

Where is the heliport located?

The heliport is in downtown Chicago located at 2420 S. Halsted St, Chicago IL 60608.

Can I bring a camera?
Absolutely. You’re about to capture some of the best views of Chicago! Pictures are able to be taken throughout the flight duration. For safety precautions, pictures are not permitted during loading operations.

Will other passengers be flying with me?
If you have booked a daytime, evening, or twilight tour, you are likely to have other passengers flying with you. The helicopter can carry up to six (6) passengers at a time.

What happens in the case of bad weather?
Helicopter tours cannot fly in thunderstorms, snowstorms, or low visibility. In the case of poor weather conditions that prevent us from flying, we will make every effort to contact you as early as possible.

What safety precautions are in place?
All guests are required to take part in a thorough safety briefing prior to boarding and flying. Guests are required to adhere to all rules on the heliport and within the helicopter. Inside the helicopter, guests are provided with headphones and seat belts, both of which must be worn.