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Avoid navigating to the local heliport on your own with convenient a pick-up from Whistler Village. After greeting your pilot, listen to a safety briefing and board the helicopter. Your itinerary depends on which of the 2 tour options you select.

If you have selected the 12-minute Whistler Explorer, enjoy immediate views of Whistler and surrounding areas after take-off. As you soar thousands of feet in the air, take in the rare sight of meadows, waterfalls, and lakes unreachable by car or on foot.

On the 39-minute BC Experience, go above and beyond the Whistler area. After a scenic flight with unimpeded views of snow-capped mountains, disembark the helicopter at Rainbow Glacier, where your pilot provides an overview of the region’s 12,000-year-old geology.

On either tour, return to the heliport with bird’s-eye photos of British Columbia that very few visitors have the opportunity to take.

Locations visited
Garibaldi Provincial Park
Peak 2 Peak Gondola
Blackcomb Helicopters - Heli Tours

Discover natural landscapes rarely seen by visitors on a helicopter tour over the mountains of Whistler. Choose from a range of departure times to fit your schedule, as well as two tour options: a 12-minute tour over Whistler, or a 39-minute tour of BC. As you fly over meadows and lakes inaccessible to the public, your pilot provides live commentary on the geology of the area.

  • 2 helicopter tour options: 12 minutes over Whistler, or 39 minutes over BC
  • Aerial views of British Columbia rarey experienced by visitors
  • Guide provides an overview of the area’s 12,000-year-old geology
  • Hassle-free, round-trip shuttle service from Whistler Village included
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing experience. If you are at all intending on viewing a glacier and visiting one this is the way to do it. Seeing it from the air and the crevices and colours was something else. Great small groups, informative guides and great value for...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 1 week ago
Stunning - fantastic - awe inspiring

From the simple booking forms to the warm welcome everything was a pure pleasure, but to be then collected and drivern to the start point and welcomed like returning guests was the beginning of one of the most remembal days Our pilot was both accommodating...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing trip! Spectacular scenery and fun :)

Booked the trip with our 14 year old as a treat. She was very excited about going in the helcopter. Our pilot was Adam who was absolutely lovely, he and made the experience fun as well. ( And strangely appears in our photo’s ...which he...More

Thank AnnnieDragon101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
An Experience We Will Always Remember!

Our family of four took the BC Experience Heli-Sightseeing Tour. It was awesome. The flight time was a total of 24 minutes, plus we spent 15 minutes on Rainbow Glacier. It is not an inexpensive tour, but if you have not done this type of...More

Thank Vince S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Absolutely thé best way to top of your visit to Whistler: truly a-ma-zing!!!

As a tourguide I have had the opportunity to be in a few helicopters in my life. But I have to tell you this: this tour in Whistler? By far thé best! Nót exaggerting! It is só worth your money! Having doubts if you want...More

Thank NicolevdBroekEhoven
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