We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

National Helicopters - Niagara Falls Heli-Tours

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Book In Advance
Tours from National Helicopters - Niagara Falls Heli-Tours tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (138)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“minute flight”(7 reviews)
“niagara falls”(36 reviews)
National Helicopters invites you to discover Niagara from an Eagle's eye perspective. We are more than just a helicopter ride; we are Niagara's only Heli-touring company providing the view of only the best of Niagara Falls, Niagara Wine Country and...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
See all hours
Niagara District Airport | 468 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 800-491-3117
Reviews (189)
Filter reviews
164 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews minute flight niagara falls safety briefing through groupon smooth ride making us feel amazing experience pilot commentary headsets passengers chopper company crew microphone pics vineyards
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 164 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Niagara Falls and have good weather I would book this trip. It was on my bucket list and I have not one regret taking this tour.

Thank myadventure1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing tour over the falls and the powerful Niagara River. The on boarding process was fast, they were ahead of of schedule and when we were in the air Captain Jamie answered all the questions we had. The tour was 20 min...More

Thank N9285JVjays
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our original day was changed due to weather conditions, although I think they were a bit quick to do this and wondered as it was the last flight on a Sunday if they just wanted an early finish as other helicopters were over the falls...More

Thank dawnalan
Reviewed October 8, 2018

From the moment we walked into the helicopter terminal we were loving it! The staff was amazingly kind, organized, professional and courteous. The flight itself was spectacular. The pilot played great music, flew right over the falls that made us feel part of them! Absolute...More

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Having booked this trip some months earlier I appreciate thew weather is a factor. However, when I called to check the day before the trip and indeed on the day, the attitude was one of disdain and discourtesy. Our trip was cancelled due to low...More

1  Thank Nick O
National H, Manager at National Helicopters - Niagara Falls Heli-Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2018

Hello Nick, Sorry to hear that you had a bad experience with us and thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Every day there are up to seven different tour operators flying helicopters and airplanes in the restricted airspace directly above Niagara...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

So much better than I thought it would be! Absolutely breathtaking views...would definitely recommend.

1  Thank SKelly0891
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Booked this flight whilst visiting from England. On arrival at the airport we were told there wasn’t any flights because of bad weather. The ground crew kept in touch with us throughout the day and we eventually managed to get a flight. The ground crew...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Had booked a private photo tour with them and it was one of the best decisions I took. To hook the full chopper is worth every cent. The pilot was amazing with a very stable hand even in a string winds. This is a must...More

Thank Ranjanfoto
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I can't say enough about the staff and the tour. The ONLY way to really see Niagara Falls is by helicopter. This was truly the highlight of our trip. Thank You!!

Thank Bobby F
Reviewed August 12, 2018

To see the falls from the ground is absolutedly spectacular. To see if from the air in a helicopter is something else. You have to do this and not as expensive as you would think.

Thank Don B
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 nearby hotels
Hilton Garden Inn Niagara-on-the-Lake
1,542 reviews
2.83 km away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Niagara-On-The-Lake
58 reviews
2.90 km away
Staybridge Suites Niagara-On-The-Lake
36 reviews
2.90 km away
White Oaks Conference Resort & Spa
5,822 reviews
3.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 125 nearby restaurants
The Karma Kameleon Gastropub
148 reviews
3.31 km away
LIV Restaurant
343 reviews
3.31 km away
Avondale Dairy Bar
200 reviews
1.75 km away
Georges Greek Village
201 reviews
3.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 199 nearby attractions
NEOB Lavender - Niagara Essential Oils & Blends
271 reviews
1.47 km away
Southbrook Vineyards
171 reviews
.77 km away
The Hare Wine Co.
98 reviews
1.47 km away
Great Mountain Ginseng Farms
10 reviews
1.47 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
April 2, 2018|
Response from National H | Property representative |
Most of our passengers rely on a taxi, Uber or rental car to bring them from their hotel in Niagara Falls out to the Niagara District Airport, where we are located.
February 25, 2018|
Response from National H |
We don't have an individual weight limit for passengers. We do get passengers of different heights and weights and we always adjust passenger loads to keep the total aircraft weight within limits and all passengers seated... More
February 6, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from sharonlnorman | Reviewed this property |
I would have thought you could go solo they took 6 people on a flight at a time - you can turn up and pay and queue