Private tour

Private Fall Foliage Helicopter Tour of the Hudson Valley

Private Fall Foliage Helicopter Tour of the Hudson Valley

From US$ 730 per group up to 2

Soar above the picturesque Hudson Valley region dressed in fall colors in your private helicopter. A limited-time experience for explorers and nature lovers.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 30 minutes
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Pickup optional
You will be picked up by a private car from your accommodation in Manhattan. The rates are based on regular cars.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Marvel at the cascade of blazing reds, oranges and yellows in autumn
  • Fly over the Hudson Valley and discover hidden gems including the Tappan Zee Bridge, the Hudson River, Harriman State Park and more
  • Take off from Westchester Airport, just outside NYC
Full description
Travelers get a taste of the legendary New England fall aboard this private helicopter tour over the Hudson Valley.  Marvel at the cascade of blazing reds, yellows, and oranges like a bird from the comfort of your own helicopter. Tours depart and arrive at Westchester County Airport, just outside New York City, and fly over historic landmarks all dressed in stunning colors. These include White Plains, Castle-on-Hudson, Kykuit (Rockefeller Mansion), Lyndhurst Mansion, Sleepy Hollow, Tarrytown Lighthouse, Tappan Zee Bridge, the Hudson River, Sing Sing Prison, Bear Mountain and Bear Mountain Bridge, Harriman State Park, and West Point Academy. Live tour narration by friendly and experienced pilots will make you feel comfortable and safe.
  • Private helicopter for up to 5 people (30 minutes) on either Robinson R44 or Airbus AS350 helicopter (depending on option booked)
  • Roundtrip transfers from Manhattan (if option selected)
  • Airport facility fee ($25 per person)
Not suitable for
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Ross Aviation West, 67 Tower Road, West Harrison, NY 10604. Take the Metro-North train from Grand Central to White Plains station, then take a taxi to the airport (travel time 45-60 minutes).

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • Tours depart from Westchester County Airport in White Plains, a relaxed crowd-free location just outside NYC easily accessed by public transit (Metro-North rail from Grand Central Terminal) or car (free parking)
  • Maximum weight 250 pounds (113 kilograms) per passenger - subject to combined weight limits per helicopter (500 pounds or 226 kilograms in R44, 1000 pounds or 453 kilograms in AS350). Contact local partner for more information
  • Maximum passenger height 6 foot 3 inches (192 centimeters)
  • This experience is subject to actual color changes and typically available between September 15 and November 15 annually
  • It's recommended to book for the first days of your NYC visit, in case of schedule changes due to weather or maintenance
  • Children under 2 may ride on parent's lap at no cost
  • Under 18s require parental or guardian consent
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Product ID: 63426