New Orleans: Private City Lights Helicopter Night Tour

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6 reviews

Activity provider: Heli Co New Orleans

New Orleans: Private City Lights Helicopter Night Tour

Activity provider: Heli Co New Orleans

From US$ 157.62 per person

Experience the glittering lights of New Orleans as you fly above the city on this scenic private night tour. Enjoy hearing interesting facts about the city from your pilot as you fly over iconic landmarks like the French Quarter.

About this activity

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Duration 10 - 20 minutes
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Live tour guide
Private or small groups available


  • Soar above the city as you take in the magical sight of New Orleans at night
  • Enjoy amazing views with every seat being a window seat
  • Listen to interesting facts about New Orleans from your professional, experienced pilot
  • Choose between two different flight lengths
Full description

Marvel at the sparkling lights and unparalleled views of New Orleans by night as you soar overhead on a private helicopter tour. Experience the tranquility of the night as you fly over the city that never sleeps. 

This helicopter night tour takes off from New Orleans Lakefront Airport, only 15 minutes from the French Quarter. Choose between two different flight lengths.

The 10-minute flight follows a 15-mile route that soars over the busy French Quarter. Experience the lights of Canal Street as well as the colorful Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

The extended 20-minute flight features a 30-mile route where you can enjoy more time flying over the city with time spent over Uptown and the Garden District to see sights like Tulane University, Loyola University, and Saint Charles Avenue.

  • Noise-canceling headsets
  • Tour narration by your pilot
  • Window seat for each passenger
  • On-site parking
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Digital photo package (available for purchase at $15)
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People over 300 lbs (136 kg)
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • There is a strict individual passenger weight limit of 300 pounds
  • The maximum combined weight of the entire group of 2-3 people is 575 pounds
  • All passengers will be weighed at check-in for the weight and balance of the helicopter
  • Flight cancellations due to weather or safety of flight reasons are eligible to reschedule or receive a full refund
  • A valid photo ID or passport is required
Customer reviews

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4.7 /5

based on 6 reviews

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September 16, 2022

Helicopter ride could of been much longer for the amount that was paid

March 11, 2022

For my first helicopter ride it was a pretty nice experience.

June 1, 2021

Product ID: 373185