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New York Helicopter Tour: Manhattan Highlights

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Overview
Get a perspective on New York City that most visitors miss when you take to the air for a scenic helicopter tour. See Manhattan’s most iconic sights, from the Empire State Building to Central Park, in a matter of minutes; you even catch a glimpse of the majestic Statue of Liberty.
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Helicopter Flight Services
Downtown Manhattan Heliport, 6 East River Piers, Manhattan, NY 10004, USAThe heliport is a large gray cement building with a big clock on the front. Please let security know you are flying with Helicopter Flight Services and they will direct you to our staff.
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    Pass by Statue of Liberty
    Pass by Ellis Island
    Pass by Chrysler Building
    Pass by MetLife Building
    Pass by Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
    Pass by Empire State Building
    Pass by Central Park
    Pass by Brooklyn Bridge
    Pass by Greenwich Village
    Pass by Brookfield Place
    Pass by Manhattan Skyline
    Pass by Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex
    Pass by Rockefeller Center
    Pass by New York Harbor
    Pass by Seaport District NYC
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Helicopter Flight Services
Downtown Manhattan Heliport, 6 East River Piers, Manhattan, NY 10004, USAThe heliport is a large gray cement building with a big clock on the front. Please let security know you are flying with Helicopter Flight Services and they will direct you to our staff.
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Highlights
  • Enjoy an aerial perspective on New York City that most visitors miss
  • See many of Manhattan’s famous landmarks in a single ride
  • Multiple departure times throughout the day suit every itinerary
  • Your guide’s live commentary ensures you don’t miss any sights
What to Expect
Based on your tour’s departure time—there are multiple tours throughout the day, from morning until sundown—make your way to the downtown Manhattan Heliport on the island’s southern tip. Following a safety briefing and preparations, climb aboard a comfortable helicopter and buckle in. As you take to the air, you are immediately rewarded with views over the city that most visitors miss out on. From this lofty vantage point, see many Manhattan’s most famous sights, including the Empire State Building, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, the Hudson River and more. You also catch glimpses of landmarks beyond Manhattan, like the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Throughout the flight, enjoy your pilot’s guided commentary. Your tour concludes back at your original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Helicopter Flight Services, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, 6 East River Piers, Manhattan, NY 10004, USA
Duration
12–15 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
  • Heliport landing and facility fees
  • Fuel surcharge
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing more than 275 lbs (124 kg) 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 parents' laps
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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NoemieJoram wrote a review Mar 2020
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We loved our heli tour above New York! It really is a experience you will never forget! The staff is very friendly and the pilot was very good, very good take-off and landing. We would definitely recommend booking with them, you won’t regret!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Bronwyn H, Guest Relations Manager at New York Helicopter Tour: Manhattan Highlights
Responded 16 Mar 2020
Thanks so much for recommending us! We aim to give unforgettable experiences so thank you much for sharing!
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Alisa semenova wrote a review Mar 2020
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We are delighted from our flight. We bought tour online, so we was a little bit nervous about it. But everything was amazing. The HeliNY team is very professional and with a very good service. It was a present for my husband’s Birthday and it was a very good decision to make our
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Alicia A wrote a review Mar 2020
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It was so amazing the trip went absolutely great. This experience will be unforgettable. Love HeliNy!!
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Mar wrote a review Mar 2020
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Flying with HeliNY was a great experience, being the first time on an Helicopter didn’t know what to expect but It was above everything, the views were espectacular and the attention amazing. I would totally recommend flying with them. It a must!!
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Joe R wrote a review Mar 2020
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Excellent flight and service. Amazing views and lots of tour information about New York. Would recommend to anyone who wants to make their trip to New York special!
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HeliNY - AMAZING
What a better way to spend your 30th birthday than flying over NYC in a helicopter - one of the greatest experience
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Amazing
My wife gave me a helicopter tour for my birthday. The flight was amazing. The company's team is positive, creating
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Really great experience. View to kill for. Personnel was very friendly caring. They confirm arrangements beforehand
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Unique
This flight is a must do and such a unique experience to explore NY in a different way! You’ll see all the highligh
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Amazing!!
Got to see the whole of New York from the air... Great experience...!! Manhattan skyline can't be seen from anywher
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A faire, genial
Good service, hélicoptère, vues magnifiques i recomend this company excellent service, if you are on New York yo ga
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Amazing
Amazing flight service. Great memories for our engagement weekend. Great way to see New York at its best. Would hig
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Totally worth it
I went for the 17-20 minutes tour with my teenage girl. I was afraid it would be too short but we had plenty of tim
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New Yorker Helicopter tour
There were a lot of companies offering helicopter flights around NYC but a few had hidden charges such as an extra
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Fabulous!!!
Amazing flight ... best way to see New York... see the Statue of Liberty eye to eye... so great! Excellent staff t
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UP THERE WITH THE BEST
Fantastic cold clear sunny weather made the trip the journey of a lifetime - up there with The Grand Canyon. Staffi
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Beyond amazing trip
It’s been such a great experience and adventure on this trip. The view was spectacular and breathtaking. We had the
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Nice trip
It was an amazing expirience to der New York City from this Perspektive. Very nice ans funny Pilot..
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Fantastic
The best value for money ever you have to do it. We recomend the service was great a must do in NYC!!!
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Highlight of our NY trip
Our helicopter flight exceeded our expectations. It was our best NY experience of the trip. Can’t imagine a better
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12–15 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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