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Helicopter Flight Services - Helicopter Tours

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TOURS: See New York City from a different perspective. Our 4 helicopter sightseeing tours, one of which is combined with a boat cruise, provide you with a bird's eye view of Manhattan and the surrounding area in comfort and style. Our helicopters...more
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Downtown Manhattan Heliport, Pier 6, East River, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, New York City, NY 10004
Financial District
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off, ranked this only a 4, because there were two of us as a couple on the flight. They seat you by weight, so you don't get to choose your seat. One of us was at the front alright hand side of the helicopter,...More

2  Thank Raymondson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my 10 year old son, we did the 30 minute ride, it's not cheap but what really is in NY, It was awesome, he was nervous at first but soon after snapping pics and in awe, the pilot was very informative explaining everything...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AllGood57
Reviewed January 11, 2019

Nice experience, you can see all of Manhattan from above, BUT : 1. Too much waiting (about 1,5 hour) until the flight 2. Too expensive (about 200 USD per person) 3. Very short time of flight (less than 15 minutes)

Date of experience: December 2018
6  Thank Antonis Z
Reviewed January 5, 2019

It was our first flight in helicopter. The Heli NY Team was of very good advice. We booked a "Deluxe Tour" and it was magic as the weather condtions were perfect. We did it the second day of our stay and it was a very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ljusik
Reviewed January 4, 2019

A helicopter tour is definitely the way to go! I have been to NYC dozens of times but took my niece on her first trip this summer. This was the first time I had taken a helicopter tour and loved every minute. My niece was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NicholeC381
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

I suprised my partner with this helicopter trip and he absolutely loved it! We both did! From the minute we walked in they got us sorted straight away no faffing around and straight into the helicopter, I also requested if we could get window seats...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hannah F
Reviewed January 1, 2019

This was a great way to see New York, & will be a trip the family will remember. We are a family of 5 so it was worth having a private helicopter tour. Thanks

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NEIL S
Reviewed December 4, 2018

Wanted to do something different this trip to NYC - found the helicopter tour and it was amazing. It is short, about 15min - and it is expensive - but it is such a great way to see the city. The booking agent, and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank jenniferh795
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic way to see New York and well worth the cost. From the moment we arrived the ground staff were friendly and their humour put are nervous fliers at ease. Pilot was brilliant and informative and helped reassured our daughter who had...More

Thank petersM3776FT
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Amazing trip. Amazing views. Amazing pilot who was very informative. Little disappointed that our helicopter was the last to go out but was the first one to get back in... I’m hoping that the other choppers had paid for longer out there. Picked the best...More

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December 29, 2018|
Response from Bronwyn H | Property representative |
Hi there! You can book through our website heliny or right here on Tripadvisor!! The best deal is the City Lights Experience that departs from Linden, NJ!
December 28, 2018|
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Response from Bronwyn H | Property representative |
The flight fee is the same as the heliport fee! Our price on Tripadvisor is all inclusive!
August 12, 2018|
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Response from content-wanderer | Reviewed this property |
on the standard helicopter there are five "window" seats and at least one, or maybe two, center seats. they seat you based on weight. but the view is easily seen even from the center, even by a smaller kid who was unhappy... More