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Coastal Helicopters

410 Airport Rd, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9110
+1 252-475-4354
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Awesome helicopter tour

This was an amazing experience with our helicopter pilot Larry. He not only took us on a flight but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adrian A
via mobile
Fantastic Ride

Our family - grandparents, parents, teenagers - thoroughly enjoyed our helicopter flight. We took... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lisa5243
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Dalton, Georgia
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Coastal Helicopters offers air tours and scenic flights over the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina...we can take up to three passengers on an exciting trip along the oceanside past lighthouses, marine life and wild ponies. From Corolla to Ocracoke and beyond, creates memories that last a lifetime!
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410 Airport Rd, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9110
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an amazing experience with our helicopter pilot Larry. He not only took us on a flight but pointed out points of interest and gave us historical facts of the areas we were traveling over. He also accommodated my 3 year old son who...More

Thank Adrian A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family - grandparents, parents, teenagers - thoroughly enjoyed our helicopter flight. We took the 10-minute ride, and it was perfect. Longer would've been great too. Our pilot, Larry, told us about some of the things we were flying over which added to the whole...More

Thank lisa5243
Reviewed 1 week ago

You know when you're sitting on the beach and that helicopter flies by (not the Coast Guard, the other one)...and you think about how neat it would be to be up there and see the Outer Banks from the air? Larry and Steph can make...More

Thank JHD2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here you go. Steph and Captain Larry were awesome. Everyone was a little nervous at 1st because it was a little windy. But Captain Larry flew like it was nothing. Everyone was relaxed and enjoyed themselves tremendously. We started on a 20 min flight but...More

Thank Fil69er
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! No price could be put on my helicopter ride. Larry our pilot and the wonderful woman who assisted us were absolutely awesome. A must do in OBX :) Very very AMAZING ! Thanks again!!! :) ~Amy :)

Thank Amy h
OBXHelicopters, Manager at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the review! Glad you enjoyed Larry and Steph, and the ride. The view is pretty amazing, isn't it? Come back anytime!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What more can I say. This was the highlight of our first trip to the Outer Banks. Steph was great in welcoming us and prepping our teenagers for their first helicopter ride. Larry was an awesome pilot and tour guide during the 30 minute ride....More

Thank shoffman2017
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for looking us up for the flight! It was a pleasure flying with you all, and glad you enjoyed the experience. It is a totally unique view of the Outer Banks, even folks who have been coming here for years are blown...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stephanie did a great job in preparing us for our helicopter ride. She told us what to expect and went over the safety rules. Our pilot, Larry, did a great job in making sure we saw all of the landmarks including submerged shipwrecks. He shared...More

Thank Debbie L
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the kind words! We are indeed pretty safety conscious, and glad you enjoyed Larry's commentary during the flight. Each flight is different in terms of what you see - sometimes sea life, if conditions are good as they were on your trip, the...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Had a awesome trip with Larry on helicopter. Sightseeing was awesome. Larry, Steph, and Taylor were great. They also squeezed us in for a short biplane ride the last day of the vacation. 7 yo daughter had a great experience Good tours, nice people, great...More

Thank Bill C
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was such a pleasure to meet you and your family, and glad you got to experience the helicopter and the biplane. They are much different experiences, and we're always trying to pin down which is more fun! Please look us up next time you're...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

This was such a great experience. Our pilot, Larry, was very knowledge about the area. We saw dolphins, string rays, ship wrecks as well as local attractions. We also saw the home of Andy Griffith, I didn't realize he lived here, and Larry was super...More

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OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

You had a great day to fly, one of the prettiest we've had in a while. Glad you enjoyed the whole experience, and as you can tell, safety is definitely our top priority. Many thanks for joining us, and hope to see you again for...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had such an amazing time! It was my first time in a helicopter and I was a bit nervous but within the first two minutes Larry has me laughing and I had such a wonderful time. Absolutely a must while visiting!More

Thank Nturner2014
OBXHelicopters, Owner at Coastal Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Glad you were able to relax and enjoy the awesome view from the helicopter. We've said this before, but Larry has a real knack for putting people at ease. And he has a pretty good sense of humor to boot....! Thanks for the review, we...More

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Brad47339
21 June 2015|
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Response from OBXHelicopters |
Hi there, thanks for asking about the tours. Please see our websites for more information , they have all the pricing, pictures from tours, etc. We charge per trip, not per passenger and adults and children are the same... More
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Michael L
13 March 2015|
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Response from FlyOBX | Property representative |
Hi, we have tours for every budget, starting at $42 per person with our introductory flight in the helicopter. Please see our websites for complete info. regarding prices.
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Doris S
3 March 2015|
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Response from OBXHelicopters |
Hi there, The Discovery Flight is approx. 12 minutes long, it's enough time to get out to the ocean and circle Jennette's Pier, maybe catch a glimpse of a dolphin or two!
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