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New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing

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Overview
Avoid the congestion of New York City down on the ground, and take to the sky to see Manhattan during this 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.
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Downtown Manhattan Heliport, 6 East River Piers, New York, 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 Brooklyn Bridge
    Pass by Statue of Liberty
    Pass by Chrysler Building
    Pass by Empire State Building
    Pass by Ellis Island
    Pass by Rockefeller Center
    Pass by Central Park
    Pass by Yankee Stadium
    Pass by George Washington Bridge
    Pass by Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine
    Pass by Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
    Pass by Columbia University
    Pass by Brookfield Place
    Pass by Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex
    Pass by Helicopter Flight Services - Helicopter Tours
    Pass by Palisades Interstate Park
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. 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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Departure Point
Helicopter Flight Services, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, 6 East River Piers, New York, NY 10004, USA
Duration
17–20 minutes
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
  • 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 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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Milan P wrote a review Mar 2020
Ghent, Belgium1 contribution
This flight is a must do and such a unique experience to explore NY in a different way! You’ll see all the highlights from above, I recommend it to everyone !
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Response from Bronwyn H, Guest Relations Manager at New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing
Responded 17 Mar 2020
Thank you so much for recommending us! We're happy to share our unique perspective of NYC with you!
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Clare T wrote a review Mar 2020
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Got to see the whole of New York from the air... Great experience...!! Manhattan skyline can't be seen from anywhere else like that!!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Aisling wrote a review Mar 2020
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Amazing flight service. Great memories for our engagement weekend. Great way to see New York at its best. Would highly recommend to anyone coming to NY.
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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: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing
Responded 17 Mar 2020
Congratulations on your engagement! Thank you for sharing your experience!
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stephanie m wrote a review Mar 2020
Phoenix, Arizona2 contributions1 helpful vote
Amazing flight ... best way to see New York... see the Statue of Liberty eye to eye... so great! Excellent staff too!!! Would definitely do again... worth every penny!!!
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Response from Bronwyn H, Guest Relations Manager at New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing
Responded 11 Mar 2020
We agree this is the best way to see New York! Thanks so much for sharing your experience we look forward to seeing you again soon!
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Natalie Berresch wrote a review Mar 2020
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It’s been such a great experience and adventure on this trip. The view was spectacular and breathtaking. We had the best weather conditions and I’m looking forward choosing this company for my next trip.
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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: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing
Responded 10 Mar 2020
Thanks so much for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor Natalie! We look forward to seeing you on your next trip!
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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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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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Must do in NY!
We loved our heli tour above New York! It really is a experience you will never forget! The staff is very friendly
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An amazing experience on the Sky!
Flying with HeliNY was a great experience, being the first time on an Helicopter didn’t know what to expect but It
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The best helicopter ride ever!!!!
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Friendly & Professional
Amazing experience ! They were on time, the helicopter was great, the pilote gave us informations about what we saw
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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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Fantastic cold clear sunny weather made the trip the journey of a lifetime - up there with The Grand Canyon. Staffi
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NYC helicopter tour with dad!
Had a sweet trip! Highly recommend! Friendly staff!! A great way to see the city skyline a must do when you visit N
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Key Details
  • Duration: 17–20 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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