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Coastal Helicopters: Tours & Tickets

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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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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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410 Airport Rd, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9110
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These guys are beyond awesome!!!!! Everyone we worked with was awesome and so kind. Whether it was your first time or your 10th, they treat your trip with the attention of as if it was your first! Their pilot knew every inch and is extremely...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was great--just do not waste your money on the video. Everyone gets the same video--only personalized by a picture of you standing in front of the helicopter.More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MamaG1958
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed the tour. The videos actually are custom for each flight - including footage in front of the helicopter of the group and shots in the cockpit of passengers with headsets on - we edit each one individually. We do generally follow the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A helicopter is the only way to see OBX from the air. The experience from start to finish is just wonderful. The warm greeting at the airport, the flight, the ocean, the sound and all the sites. Larry’s skills as a pilot and guide will...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank tsredman
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your group was so much fun - thanks for joining us! And we agree, it's hard to wipe the smile off your face when you're soaring the skies above the beautiful Outer Banks. Hope we see you all again next time you're in town -...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the chance to take a second helicopter tour with Larry last week. It was just as much fun as my first trip a few years ago. Got to see Jockeys Ridge and the Wright Brothers Memorial from the air. Larry even pointed out Andy...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank HollyOtto
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for joining us again for another flight! We love repeat customers, and you definitely see different things every time you fly. Glad you enjoyed the tour, and the hospitality - see you next time!

Reviewed 31 August 2019

It was our first helicopter tour, and it couldn't have went better. The ride was smooth and Larry, our pilot was warm and welcoming throughout the flight. We will definitely go again

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michaelmess3
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Well, thanks for joining us and for the kind words. Look forward to seeing you again next time on the Outer Banks!

Reviewed 30 August 2019 via mobile

We took this helicopter ride while visiting the outer banks. It was fabulous! They were very safety minded to ensure a fun trip. Seeing the Outer Banks of North Carolina was beautiful! You need to take this tour!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank BPFUN2
FlyOBX, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for flying with us - and yes, we are extremely safety minded and very proud of our spotless safety record. It is breathtakingly beautiful to see from the air, really appreciate you joining us!

Reviewed 29 August 2019

Our family highly recommends this wonderful way to see the Outer Banks -- all of the OBX! It was a breathtakingly beautiful experience. Stephanie was terrific at greeting us and getting us safely underway, and Larry was a wonderful pilot pointing out historical sites and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Suzannehavingfun
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2019

So glad you enjoyed the experience from start to finish. It was great meeting the three of you - wonderful day to fly with excellent visibility and smooth air. And you're right...'runways are for beauty queens'! Thanks so much for the review - who knows,...More

Reviewed 25 August 2019

From the easy website booking to meeting Steph and Larry at the airport, this process was simple and seamless!! Steph greeted us just like family, she instructed us with the helicopter ride process and then on to the runway we went. Our pilot Larry, was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2019

Thank YOU for joining us, it was a real pleasure to meet you all! One of the best parts of my job is chatting with customers before handing them off to Larry for the flight, then getting to see the huge smiles when they get...More

Reviewed 21 August 2019

From the moment Steph greeted us to the moment Larry touched down with the smoothest landing in history, the entire experience made our vacation. We cannot wait to bring others and do this again and again. The Deluxe tour let us see dolphins, a school...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2019

Many, many thanks for the stellar review! Your kind words about our company mean the world to us, and we are so glad you joined us for the flight. Also glad that it was such a great time to fly - the sea life popped...More

Reviewed 19 August 2019 via mobile

Larry did an amazing job with the entire experience. Due to mechanical reasons we ended up choosing a helicopter ride over the southern outer banks. Larry was quite calm and provided lots of knowledgeable feedback on the area. He did an exceptional job at flying...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2019

Thanks so much for flying in the helicopter with us - I know you were looking forward to the biplane, but as it turned out we were in for a routine 100 hour inspection the weekend you were here, so the helicopter turned out to...More

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rebelraveninc
24 October 2018|
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Response from FlyOBX | Property representative |
Hey there, all of the above answers are correct! You are welcome to fly as a single passenger, please keep in mind we do charge per trip not per person, so the cost for each flight is the same if there are one, two or three... More
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Debbie S
16 May 2018|
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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.
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Brad47339
21 June 2015|
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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
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