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Private New York Helicopter Tour | 18-20 Minutes

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US$ 248.75 Price per person from View price guide


  • Booking a private helicopter ensures an intimate experience - perfect for anniversaries, birthdays or a wonderful way to propose
  • Soar over Central Park, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty and more!
  • The flight is narrated by your English speaking pilot
  • A complimentary souvenir photo will capture your wonderful memories
  • Helicopter flights in New York sell out – guarantee your place!
  • Our local partners have been flying for over 25 years and your safety is their number one priority


For the ultimate experience in New York sightseeing this private helicopter tour offers you stunning views of the city in an exclusive helicopter for just your party. Perfect for special occasions this promises to be an unforgettable experience.

Soar over Central Park and savor views of the Empire State Building, United Nations, and the Chrysler Building. Fly south down the East River to New York Harbor passing the iconic Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, plus many more captivating sights throughout Manhattan.

Demand for NY Helicopter tours is high and places sell out early. Book ahead to avoid disappointment.


Your route for the Private New York Helicopter Tour takes you over the United Nations, the magnificent Chrysler Building, and the Empire State Building, two of New York’s most iconic structures.

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Sweep up the shimmering Hudson River and soar above Central Park. Only from the air can you truly appreciate the vast expanse of this area of green and open space which lies at the very heart of New York City.

Fly down the East River to the New York Harbor passing the famous Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

You will fly over Yankee Stadium, USS Intrepid, World Financial District, Brooklyn Bridge plus many more of the most famous sights and buildings located throughout Manhattan before heading back to the heliport.

Get a free digital photo (5x7) as a souvenir of this magical experience.

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Excellent and extremely well organised from start to finish.... mr douglas lawson

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



18 - 20 minutes

Start time

Start time: Monday - Saturday: 09:00am - 6:30pm (Flights leave every 30 minutes)
Sunday: 09:00am - 5:00pm (Flights leave every 30 minutes)
(Heliport hours subject to change.)
Duration: 18 - 20 minutes

Meeting point

The tour starts from Downtown Manhattan Heliport at 6 East River Piers, NY 10004.
Please report at the meeting point 30 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.

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  • 18 - 20 minutes private helicopter flight


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Meals


Don’t forget your camera

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Please note

You must call the local operator at least 2 days before the flight date to confirm your time slot. Failure to do so could result in the flight being cancelled with no refund.

Please advise your preferred flight time in the special request section on the booking form, we will pass this request on to the local operator.

Children Under 2 years of age AND under 35lbs fly for free when sitting on an adults lap.

You need to carry an photo Identity Card (passport/ license etc).

Max capacity of a helicopter is 4 passengers and 1 pilot

All passengers are required to pay approx $30.00 per person security fee upon arrival at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.

We do not fly over Yankee Stadium during home games.

Heliport hours are subject to change especially during the winter months.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

See the Cancellation policy for this product

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  • "Pricey but worth it." Excellent and extremely well organised from start to finish....
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