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New York Helicopter Tour – City Highlights |12–15 Minutes


  • A NYC Helicopter Tour is a must-do travel experience – book now!
  • Helicopter flights in New York sell out – guarantee your place!
  • Our reliable local partner has over 25 years’ experience and an impeccable safety record
  • The flight lasts 12-15 minutes and allows you to see the iconic Manhattan skyline and Central Park
  • The flight is narrated by your English speaking pilot


Get a bird’s eye view of New York as you enjoy an exhilarating helicopter ride over Manhattan’s famous skyline.

Fly above iconic landmarks such as the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, and the Chrysler building. Soar over New York Harbor, the George Washington Bridge, and get wonderful views of the world-renowned Central Park.

This is a must-do NYC experience - book your place today!


This incredible New York Helicopter Tour tour departs from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.

There is nothing quite like the magnificence of the Big Apple by helicopter. This exhilarating helicopter ride takes you all over Manhattan, giving you a bird’s eye view of some of the iconic buildings.

You will fly past America’s most famous landmark; the Statue of Liberty. Get a bird’s eye view of Ellis Island along with the beautiful New York Harbor.

Your route will take you over the financial capital of the world, Manhattan’s Financial District and the new Freedom Tower. You will then fly over Midtown where you will see the Empire State, Chrysler, Woolworth and Met Life (Pan Am) Buildings.

Catch a glimpse of the George Washington Bridge before taking in the green expanse of the world-renowned Central Park.

The thrilling helicopter tour ends at the Downtown Heliport.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



12 - 15 minutes

Start time

Flights are available at the following times: Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 6:30pm (Flights leave every 30 minutes)
Sunday: 9:00am - 5:00pm (Flights leave every 30 minutes)
Please state your preferred start time in the special requests field at the time of booking.

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 for check-in. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure safety briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.

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  • 12 - 15 minute helicopter flight


  • Meals
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm the details.

All passengers are required to pay a $30.00 per person facility fee ($35.00 from Mar15), upon arrival, at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.

You need to carry a photo identity card (passport / license etc).

Max capacity of a helicopter is 6 passengers and 1 pilot

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

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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

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