When you charter a private jet to Chicago you'll likely arrive at the O'Hare International Airport. This is the busiest airport in the world in terms of the number of take-offs and landings and is the sixth-busiest in terms of passenger traffic. It is one of the few airports of the world that services over 200 destinations. It serves as a major hub for United Airlines and American Airlines and is in the focus city list of a couple of other airlines as well. The O’Hare airport has been selected as the "Best Airport in North America" for 10 years now by two individual sources.
Located on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan, Chicago is home to more than 2.7 million residents. It is the third most populated city in the United States and the most populous in the mid-west region. It is a multicultural city serving as an international center for commerce, finance, industry, telecommunications, transportation and technology. It garnered a 7th rank in the 2014 Global Cities Index. People call it by various nick names including the windy city, the city of big shoulders and the second city. It is the home to many firsts in the country including the first steel rail road, the first mail order business and the first sky scraper.
Your chartered private jet flight to Chicago will not leave you with a lack of things to do. An estimated 50 million people visited Chicago in 2014. It is a diverse city with something to offer to everyone. As a visitor you will discover world class cuisine and culture, historic architecture, out of the world recreation and relaxation opportunities with the 26 miles of lakefront and many yet to be discovered treasures within the wide range of communities.
The food scene has never been this bustling in Chicago. You can choose from street to gourmet food with just over 4700 restaurants waiting to treat your taste buds. When food is there, can Beer be left behind? There are over 40 local breweries serving the happy beer drinkers. With 30 beer festivals and a host of specialty beer tours, Chicago is the most famous destination for beer lovers.
The iconic architecture of Chicago is a sight to behold. It is a mix of historic sites like Unity Temple, Robie House and Suburban Oak Park and modern skyline peppered with stunners like Wills Tower, Trump International and the Wrigley building. If you are a architecture buff, there is a wide array of tours including the architecture boat tour along the Chicago River, helicopter tour to soar over the skyline and the eye-opening 85 Architecture foundation tours to cater to you.
There are 26 sandy beaches and a 18-mile long Lakefront Trail for the avid beach goers to stroll leisurely and take in the wondrous sites along the way. There are also a lot of options for greenery lovers with over 500 parks and gardens and innovatively designed out door spaces. Sports lovers will also be in for a treat with various sporting actions taking place throughout the year. Shopping buffs don’t have to feel sad as there is the Magnificent Mile which is home to 3 malls and a ton of flagship stores.
Depending on your aircraft and route, the price of chartering a private jet to Chicago can vary. Here at Lido Jets, we have access to thousands of airports and jet aircraft, so we've got you covered no matter where you're coming from or how you want to fly.
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