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Beach Helicopter

34859 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3438
+1 850-269-7717
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My wife and boys loved it, I did not go since it was $85 for each person. They were able to see a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Matt J
via mobile
Great experience!

My daughter (13) & son (8) went on the ride with me, & they had a blast. They are a walk in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sonick23
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Sulphur, Louisiana
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“emerald coast” (5 reviews)
“marine life” (2 reviews)
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34859 Emerald Coast Pkwy, Destin, FL 32541-3438
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+1 850-269-7717
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and boys loved it, I did not go since it was $85 for each person. They were able to see a lot of sharks out in the ocean though, it was about a 10-12 minute ride but they have longer ones and a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter (13) & son (8) went on the ride with me, & they had a blast. They are a walk in business only, and we showed up right before the pilot arrived for the morning. It looked like the queue started forming very shortly...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

We began calling Beach Helicopter about a month prior to vacation. Tropical storm Alberto kind of ruined things at first, so we had to switch to plan B. When we arrived, they honored every commitment they had previously made to us. They worked hard to...More

Thank Ny C
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

I took my niece for this experience, of which she has anxiety really bad. The owners made her comfortable and once in the air she really enjoyed it. Breathtaking views all around, and the pilot was very knowledgeable about the area. This is a must...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took a tour and requested to fly over our home for pics. They went above and beyond to accommodate. The pilot knew I was very fearful, and he made sure I felt comfortable the entire way. As soon as we lifted...More

Thank Jennifer T
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Went with our 8 year old granddaughter. We found the flight exhilarating especially as it was her first time in a helicopter. The views were great and our granddaughter was able to spot a lot of marine life through the crystal clear water. The pilot...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

If you are impressed by the color of the water seeing it from the beach then you have to see it on this wonderful helicopter ride. The pilot gave us very much information about the sealife and we had much fun. A must do in...More

Thank Rudolf V
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This was definitely the highlight of our vacation this year and we plan to make it an annual event! The experience could not have been any better. I have gone on other chopper rides in other locations before and none compared with this as far...More

Thank Betty R
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We did a helicopter tour of the Emerald Coast and it was a vacation highlight. The pilots and business owner were so helpful and kind. One of our favorite things to do on our Destin vacation. We saw dolphins, spinner sharks, black fin sharks and...More

Thank Charles C
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Beach helicopters is located on the Emerald coast highway in Destin. Just down the street from Bass Pro. Rides start around Fifty dollars for a nine minute ride. Many options to increase ride length. Make sure you do as you will really enjoy the views....More

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Helene M
24 February 2018|
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Response from Rudolf V | Reviewed this property |
it starts with usd 50 per person up to 160. it depends how long your ride is.
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Megan W
6 June 2017|
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Response from Dennis A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on the age of children. Only two people at a time though can fly in the helicopter and there is a weight restriction.
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