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“schools of fish”(15 reviews)
Coastal Helicopters, Inc. offers Outer Banks helicopter tours and charters with chances to see popular OBX attractions, from the air, including the Wright Brothers Monument, lighthouses, fishing piers, shipwrecks, dolphins, schools of fish and more...more
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410 Airport Rd, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9110
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Larry was an amazing pilot. We all had an amazing time. My BFF was terrified and she enjoyed it. Touring the outer banks of North Carolina was amazing. We saw turtles, dolphins, fish, seagulls and lots of scenery. It was absolutely beautiful! Would recommend flying...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the twenty minute flight south while our other couple flew north. View was fantastic and well worth doing. Stephanie was very pleasant and a great person to deal with. Our pilot Larry was knowledgeable and friendly. All four of us had a wonderful time...More

Thank Larue D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Larry and Steph are wonderful. They run a very friendly and professional air tour operation. My daughter was nervous about the flight but both Larry and Steph put her mind at ease and she thoroughly enjoyed the flight. Also, being a helicopter pilot myself, I...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They were amazing... Awesome customer service, super organized & crazy fun. If you want something completely different to do, please go here!!!

Thank Autumn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great experience! Larry and Stephanie are the best and so kind. Many different routes to choose from with lots of sights.

Thank jacobgoodman9423
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience with Coastal Helicopters! They were very accommodating for our young children and made them feel very comfortable. What an awesome experience!

Thank 1mollyd
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for letting us know about your experience, glad you all enjoyed it! We love flying with kids, and love to gently encourage a career in aviation along the way (: Thanks again, hope to see you again next time on the Outer Banks.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had the most amazing time during my adventure. Steph and Larry were absolutely great. Wonderful flying with Larry and Stephen was so accommodating, helpful and very reassuring. I would highly recommend this to anyone looking for something outside the box. I will be back...More

Thank emugzie
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Larry and I really enjoyed meeting you too. Get that daughter on board and come on back anytime....we will save you a seat. Thanks for flying with us!

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Stephanie and Larry are great people. We took the 30 minute helicopter tour. It was great. The view was tremendous. It was memory never to be forgotten.

Thank Notrab47
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well, thanks very much! We love what we do, and glad you enjoyed the flight. Enjoy the memories, and please stop in next time you're in the area - thanks again...

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic flight with our pilot Larry. He was very laid back and informative. We saw so many things, I couldn’t possibly mention them all. Do this trip and you won’t regret it.

Thank ssmith2141
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed the flight. There is a LOT to see from the air in the helicopter, and glad you enjoyed pilot Larry. We sure appreciate the review. Thanks!

Reviewed 29 August 2018

My mom and I wanted to give my dad an experience gift for Christmas, and this was the perfect choice. I called Coastal Helicopters last December and they helped me figure out what type of gift certificate to purchase for him. Then they were incredibly...More

Thank cls1789
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, thanks so much for the thoughtful review! This trip was a long time coming, and we are so glad it didn't disappoint. The trip to Ocracoke is really beautiful and we're glad you saw lots of wildlife along the ocean as well as the...More

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Debbie S
16 May 2018|
Response from FlyOBX | Property representative |
We would just try to reschedule on another day! We don't process payment until you fly so if for some reason we can't arrange another time for the flight you will not be charged.
21 June 2015|
Response from OBXHelicopters |
Hi there, thanks for asking about the tours. Please see our websites for more information , they have all the pricing, pictures from tours, etc. We charge per trip, not per passenger and adults and children are the same... More
Michael L
14 March 2015|
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Response from FlyOBX | Property representative |
Hi, we have tours for every budget, starting at $42 per person with our introductory flight in the helicopter. Please see our websites for complete info. regarding prices.