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New York City: Private Helicopter Flight

Product ID: 115921
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Enjoy stunning views of New York City on a private 30 or 45-minute helicopter flight. Treat your date to a perfect day out as you soar above the "Big Apple" and see all the major sights from the air. Choose from a day time, sunset or evening flight.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration: 30 - 45 minutes
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish

Pickup optional

Your hotel in Manhattan
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Enjoy amazing views of Manhattan on a private helicopter flight
  • Fly directly over parts of Manhattan including Central Park and the Empire State Building
  • Choose from a day time, sunset or evening flight
  • Enjoy a private flight without other passengers, just for your group and the pilot
Full description
Get panoramic views of New York City and its amazing monuments by day or night on a private 30 or 45-minute helicopter flight. Fly over Manhattan aboard an aircraft for up to 6 people and discover the city like a bird with your family or friends.

Escape the crowds as you depart from Westchester County Airport, located in tranquil White Plains just outside New York City. Catch the Metro-North rail line or avail of the free parking if you choose to come by car. Listen to a safety briefing on arrival before climbing aboard the helicopter for take off.

Sit back and soak up the stunning aerial views, revealed straight away as you fly over the Yankee Stadium in the Bronx and head over Manhattan. Admire iconic skyscrapers such as the famous Empire State Building and Chrysler Building from a different perspective. See Central Park from above and look down on the East River bridges.

  • Private helicopter flight for 5 people
  • Hotel transfer from your hotel in Manhattan (if option chosen)
What’s Not Included
  • Airport facility fee ($25.00 per person)

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Meeting point

Ross Aviation West, 67 Tower Road, Harrison, NY 10604. Meeting point is easily accessible by the Metro-North train from Grand Central to White Plains station, then a quick taxi ride to airport. The average travel time is 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).
• Convenient roundtrip transfers available from anywhere in Manhattan for an additional fee (if option selected).
• Maximum weight 250 lbs (113 kg) per passenger, also subject to combined weight limits per helicopter (1000 lbs or 453 kg in AS350). Please contact the local partner for more information.
• Maximum weight 250 lbs (113 kg) per passenger, also subject to combined weight limits per helicopter (1000 lbs or 453 kg in AS350). Please contact the local partner for more information.
• Flights must be confirmed with the local partner at the time of booking.
• Children under 2 may ride on parent’s lap at no cost.
• Under 18 requires parental or guardian consent.

From US$ 1,460 Per group up to 5

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Wings Air Helicopters

Product ID: 115921