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Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York

From US$224.00
  • Helicopter tour allows you to see Manhattan's highlights in just 15 minutes
  • In-depth commentary on the sights from your guide
  • Perfect for those short on time who want a comprehensive overview
Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York
From US$224.00
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Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York
From US$224.00
It might seem impossible to see the highlights of New York City in just 15 minutes, but this small-group helicopter tour makes it a reality. Listen to commentary from your pilot as you fly by the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Central Park, the Chrysler Building, and other landmarks. You’ll see more of the city on this tour than you would in an entire day of exploring by foot.
What to Expect
After booking, call the tour company to reserve your preferred time. The tour leaves every half hour from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport. Arrive 30 minutes prior to your flight, and be prepared to pay the $40-per-person heliport fee.

After boarding the helicopter, sit back and enjoy the panoramic views as your pilot (and guide) narrates the sights through your personal headset. Fly over the World Financial Center and whiz by the Empire State and Chrysler Buildings. See the MetLife Building and the Woolworth Building on the way over to the Hudson River, the Empire State Building, and Ellis Island.

You’ll see more sights in 15 minutes than you could in a day of exploring by foot. With no lines or crowds, it’s a perfect option for those short on time.

After your whirlwind tour, land back at the heliport and be on your way to explore further.
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Reviewed today
Great view - Great experience

Writing this aftr recent events - but I wold definately recommend the trip. We went in February, and arrived early on Saturday ( NY is very quiet in the am ), Very thorough safety briefing and befor eboarding the staff checked us for lifebelts and...More

Thank Kski
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing, great, experience

The experience was great. The explanation of the safety rules is good and the staff friendly. The view from the helicopter on New York is indescribable.

Thank Francis_H_DB
Reviewed 1 week ago
Trip in Feb to New York

Enjoyed the trip in February. The views were really good around new york, jersey and worth the amount.

Thank Morgan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing experience

The helicopter tour was amazing, the staff were all very friendly and the process from start to finish was really efficient. I felt very safe the whole time and am so glad we did this on our trip to New York - you really get...More

Thank eviekathleen1993
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile
One OFF our bucket list.

A great experience, It was our first time in a helicopter and we were looked after from start to finish. The views from the air were breathtaking. The pilot made us feel safe and also provided an excellent commentry. Highly recommend.

2  Thank Christopher C
schaeferp, Manager at Liberty Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and choosing Liberty helicopters. Glad you enjoyed

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Response from lisa h | Reviewed this property |
Hi, have you tried there Facebook page, I can’t think why they’ve not replied to your email. You will love it, have a great trip. Lisa