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New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing

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Overview
Seated in comfort, experience all the sights of Manhattan from the air on a 17-20 minute helicopter flight. Enjoy bird's-eye views of top Manhattan attractions including the Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, the Chrysler Building, the World Financial Center, the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Central Park and the Brooklyn Bridge. Continue up the Hudson River to the northern point of Manhattan, where you can see the George Washington Bridge, the New Jersey Palisades, Yankee Stadium, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, and Columbia University.

Highlights
  • 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 
  • No surprises—the price includes facility and fuel fees
What to Expect
For your New York City helicopter tour meet at Downtown Manhattan Heliport or upgrade to include a roundtrip shuttle from Midtown, with leather seats, bottled water, and Wi-Fi. Check in and board your helicopter for a flight over the city. All facility and fuel fees are included on this tour, so there are no surprises at the heliport. During the flight, 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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Important Information
Departure Point
Helicopter Flight Services, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, 6 East River Piers, New York, NY 10004, USA
Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

1/13/2020 - 2/29/2020Monday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wednesday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thursday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Friday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Saturday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

3/1/2020 - 3/31/2021Monday - Saturday:09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Duration
17m
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
  • Heliport Landing and facility fees
  • Fuel surcharge
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 275 lbs may be unable to fly. If passengers require a seat belt extender they will not be able to attend
  • A current valid government issued photo ID is required on the day of travel
  • All bags are subject to inspection. Complimentary lockers are available to hold belongings while flying
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult. Infant rates apply for children under 2; infants will sit on their parents lap.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The best thing I have done here!! The most amazing experience and something I will never forget. Staff at HeliNY we’re fantastic and added to the experience. It’s definitely something I would recommend you do when you visit New York!
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Was really nervous to start with but having arrived at the port the professionalism made me feel so much more comfortable. Great guys and a good working team. Something I will definitely do again when I return to NYC.
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Fantastic experience. From start to finish. A truly epic way to see this amazing city. A must trip 😊
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My 15 year old daughter and I took the tour. It was a Christmas present from my husband. The service was fantastic, very efficient and the pilot was very nice and pointed out all the main landmarks. Would really recommend it.
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Amazing experience. Lovely guys at the heli port. Very friendly . Very helpful. Spectacular experience. 5 stars.
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By: Helicopter Flight Services - Helicopter Tours
Elliot M
10
Great
Very good experience!! Great tour of New York City. Very reasonable price what we got. Would definitely recommend
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Samantha W
10
Fantastic
The best thing I have done here!! The most amazing experience and something I will never forget. Staff at HeliNY
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Chris W
10
Incredible experience.
Was really nervous to start with but having arrived at the port the professionalism made me feel so much more
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Maja
10
Scenic Flight over New York
We had an absolutely amazing experience with HeliNY. The service was great and the flight over scenic New York
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Elizabeth T
10
Epic 18th treat
Fantastic experience. From start to finish. A truly epic way to see this amazing city. A must trip 😊
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SuperVi1
84
AMAZING
First time on a helicopter with my family including my 2 kids of 10 and 5 years old. We all enjoyed the flight :)
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Sylvaine29
11
Fantastic
My 15 year old daughter and I took the tour. It was a Christmas present from my husband. The service was
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Kerry M
New York City, New York
30
Outstanding
Amazing experience. Lovely guys at the heli port. Very friendly . Very helpful. Spectacular experience. 5 stars.
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Renataandersonx
10
Amazing!
This has been the best 15 minutes of my time in New York. We took the helicopter tour and from start to finish
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Paula L
10
Amazing
This was an amazing experience and the service was second to none nothing was too much trouble and everyone was so
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