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New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing

From US$299.00
  • See NYC from a different perspective—the sky—during this helicopter tour 
  • Listen to live commentary from your pilot as you fly
  • Multiple tour times to work around your busy schedule 
New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing
From US$299.00
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New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing
From US$299.00

Avoid the congestion of New York City down on the ground, and take to the sky to see Manhattan during this 17- to 20-minute NYC helicopter tour. Catch sight of the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Central Park, George Washington Bridge, and many other top attractions without standing in line or sitting in traffic.

What to Expect

For your New York City helicopter tour meet at Downtown Manhattan Heliport. Check in and board your helicopter for a flight over the city. All facility and fuel fees are included with this tour, so there’s no surprises at the heliport.

Your total flight time is 17 to 20 minutes, which allows you to see most of New York City’s main attractions, from the Statue of Liberty to Yankee Stadium. Some of the most popular sights on the tour include One World Trade Center, Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, Chrysler Building, Central Park, and George Washington Bridge.

Your pilot tells stories about the city and its history as you fly. Keep your camera handy to snap great pictures from the air.

Your tour ends back at the heliport.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m still totally overwhelmed with my whole experience I had with heliNY on 11/05/2018. Definitely the BEST helicopter tour company, HIGHLY RECOMMEND. Dreams do come true and heliNY certainly made this happen for me. One wish I’ve had, is that I’ve always wanted to take...More

Thank KimMcK110518
Reviewed 3 days ago
The best way to see New York

If you set aside the price of this, there is no better way to see New York. The pilot gave us interesting information through the whole trip.

Thank Homrul
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile
Was so impressive

it was very impressive. lots of emotions and adrenaline. I always dreamed of see New York from a height. if helikocter, in my opinion, in this city is best do it) dreams come true))))

1  Thank Nadiia K
Reviewed 15 February 2018
Nothing but good things

My son and I took a helicopter trip for his birthday. From the time we entered the building, everyone greeted us with smiles and were very friendly. They accommodated my request for my son to sit in the front of the helicopter. they were organized...More

Thank barbt201
Reviewed 1 February 2018
WOW! Incredible experience & not just for tourists!

I surprised my husband for his birthday with a tour over the holiday week and it was truly the BEST birthday surprise. We have been New York City residents for 12 years and it was such a unique perspective from which to see our city!...More

2  Thank RandRTravelerz
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Jacci L
9 April 2018|
Response from hazel245795 | Reviewed this property |
I cannot help with this. We were lucky and sat in the front and had a brilliant view. The people behind us did not complain.