New York City Helicopter Tours

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New York City Helicopter Tours

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From US$ 234 US$ 193.94 per person

Enjoy a magnificent bird's-eye view of New York’s Manhattan Island on a sightseeing helicopter flight. Take in the city sights in a specially designed helicopter offering 180 degree views from the sky.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration: 15 - 30 minutes
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Live tour guide


  • Experience the beauty of Central Park, Brooklyn Bridge, Hudson River, the Statue of Liberty, the Intrepid Air and Space Museum, and more
  • Discover the best of New York City with a tour narration from a highly-trained pilot
  • Enjoy breathtaking views from above
  • Choose from 3 options to focus on the key highlights of NYC or explore further from the center
Full description
Experience the best views of New York City from inside a helicopter complete with large floor-to-ceiling convex windows. On your flight you will see beautiful Central Park, Hudson River, and New York Harbor, including the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum. You also cruise past the Rockefeller Center, Empire State Building, the World Financial Center, and the Chrysler Building, as well as the iconic Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Greenwich Village, South Street Seaport, and the 126-year-old Brooklyn Bridge. With a tour narration and heliport fees included, there is no better way to enjoy the dramatic New York skyline.
  • Sightseeing flight
  • All heliport fees
  • Pilot
  • Noise cancelling Bose headsets
  • Lockers
  • Photos - available for purchase
  • Gratuities
COVID-19 Special information
  • All customer touchpoints are frequently cleaned
  • To reduce crowds, the number of visitors is limited
  • Masks are required, please bring your own
  • Temperature checks are mandatory

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Meeting point

Downtown Heliport at Pier 6 between the South Street Seaport and Governor's Island Ferry

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Your flight time will be allocated by the local partner, you will receive an email confirming your flight time after booking
  • A safety video is available in English, French, German and Spanish.
  • Tours rescheduled within 24 hours of scheduled flight time are subject to $50 per person rescheduling fee.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 1026 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.7 / 5
  • Organization
    4.8 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.2 / 5
  • Safety
    4.8 / 5
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Fantastic flight with a clear blue sky, the pilot Keenan was very informative and friendly, 4 of my family had never flown in a helicopter before and the came off overwhelmed by it. Well worth it and it ticked all our boxes thank you. The ground crew were also very friendly and good fun too.

November 27, 2019

Stunning way to see New York

Best way to see New York we arrived early and got placed on early flight, we got placed on helicopter with 6 customers including us which was cramped and 1 person had to sit in middle so not as good view. Company wouldn’t allow you to take your own photos in front of helicopter when other companies there did, then charged you additional $40 for photo which they only took 1 photo of rather than a few

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June 16, 2019


I took my 7-year old son who absolutely loved the experience. It felt short (but to be clear they did not short us on our time), but I think that it was so amazing that the time just flew. But fortunately for me it wasn't a long trip because I definitely felt like I was going to lose my lunch (but I'm prone to motion sickness - good to know for the future).

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January 10, 2019

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