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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. Upgrade to include a roundtrip shuttle transfer from Midtown Manhattan to the heliport.
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 or upgrade to include a shuttle from Midtown Manhattan. 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, New York, 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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By: Helicopter Flight Services - Helicopter Tours
Kasey B
London, United Kingdom
10
Incredible
Absolutely INCREDIBLE unmissable experience! Really friendly and professional staff, exceptional views and great
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sophia s
10
Amazing
Best experience of our lives, we would do it again in a heart beat and every member of staff was fantastic
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Bashayer A
Kuwait City, Kuwait
10
Amazing
It was an amazing experience.. NYC can be too close to your hands. I recommend to take the 30 min tour as 20 mins
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Elliot M
10
Great
Very good experience!! Great tour of New York City. Very reasonable price what we got. Would definitely recommend
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Samantha W
10
Fantastic
The best thing I have done here!! The most amazing experience and something I will never forget. Staff at HeliNY
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Chris W
10
Incredible experience.
Was really nervous to start with but having arrived at the port the professionalism made me feel so much more
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Maja
10
Scenic Flight over New York
We had an absolutely amazing experience with HeliNY. The service was great and the flight over scenic New York
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Elizabeth T
10
Epic 18th treat
Fantastic experience. From start to finish. A truly epic way to see this amazing city. A must trip 😊
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SuperVi1
84
AMAZING
First time on a helicopter with my family including my 2 kids of 10 and 5 years old. We all enjoyed the flight :)
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Sylvaine29
10
Fantastic
My 15 year old daughter and I took the tour. It was a Christmas present from my husband. The service was
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