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New York Helicopter Tour: Manhattan, Brooklyn and Staten Island

Highlights
  • Take a thrilling helicopter ride to see New York City from above
  • Enjoy unrivaled aerial views of Manhattan’s most spectacular sites
  • Choose from a variety of departure times to suit your schedule
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New York Helicopter Tour: Manhattan, Brooklyn and Staten Island
From US$389.00
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New York Helicopter Tour: Manhattan, Brooklyn and Staten Island
From US$389.00
Overview
Discover New York City’s must-see sites from above on this helicopter tour of Manhattan, Brooklyn and beyond. See dazzling skyscrapers and elegant bridges, the towering Palisades and sprawling Central Park, Yankee Stadium and Grant’s Tomb, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Multiple departures are available to suit your schedule and all fees and surcharges are included.
What to Expect
Embark on your tour at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport, near the southern tip of New York City’s most striking borough. Begin with a jaunt around its soaring skyscrapers—the Freedom Tower, Rockefeller Center, the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, and One World Trade Center. Cruise over the harbor and take in views of France’s famous gift to the United States, the Statue of Liberty, the tiny island where your great grand grandparents may have entered America, and the world’s first steel suspension bridge, the Brooklyn Bridge.
Extend your tour and head north up the Hudson River, checking out America’s first public park (Central Park), one of the country’s oldest universities (Columbia) and the jarringly beautiful Palisades, the sheer cliffs rising just west of Manhattan. The tour also includes the Verrazano Bridge, Grant’s Tomb, Yankee Stadium, George Washington Bridge, Chelsea Piers and more.
Reviews (26)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile
Wow!

The helicopter ride was the highlight of my visit to New York. The views were extraordinary. Highly recommended

Thank Priyapatel1979
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile
Not Cheap but a “Must Do”

We decided to add this to our itinerary as looking at reviews, it seemed a great way of seeing NY. On arrival, everything was very efficient and my family of four joined a very nice couple for the 30 minute option. My 13 year old...More

Thank Fleece71
Reviewed 30 May 2018
Totally awesome!

The helicopter flight was a trip of a lifetime as part of my gift to my husband to celebrate his milestone birthday! We were not disappointed! The whole experience from booking through to the flight was first class. On arrival at the helicentre we were...More

Thank Mumgle34
Reviewed 20 February 2018
Awesome experience

We can't express how much we enjoyed this whole experience, Miguel mad this a 50th Birthday to remember, the sights were exceptional. An experience we would recommend whole heartedley. Thanks you xx

Thank jayne p
Bronwyn H, Guest Relations Manager at Helicopter Flight Services - Helicopter Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hi Jayne, We are so happy to have helped you celebrate your 50th birthday! Thanks so much for choosing us to fly with and sharing your experience!

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Amazing View - NYC has incredible sky line

We received this as a wedding gift, and where I have never been in a helicopter i was quite scared. I am sooo glad we went, NYC sky lines are incredible, and this really was incredible. With amazing views of Manhattan, Brooklyn and staten Island,...More

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Response from Mumgle34 | Reviewed this property |
You choose the length of the tour when you book. Times vary dependent on the price of the flight. 15 minutes is the minimum flight time, we booked the 30 minute tour.
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