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US$363.00
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You'll start at
Zip Aviation
6 E River Bikeway, New York, NY 10004, USAAddress: 6 E River Piers New York, NY 10004 Located on Pier 6 (2 Building North of Staten Island ferry and the East River). Look for Zip Aviation.
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  • Pass by Brooklyn Bridge
    Pass by Statue of Liberty
    Pass by Chrysler Building
    Pass by Empire State Building
    Pass by Ellis Island
    Pass by Central Park
    Pass by Times Square
    Pass by Yankee Stadium
    Pass by George Washington Bridge
    Pass by Manhattan Bridge
    Pass by Governors Island National Monument
    Pass by Zip Aviation - Helicopter Tours & Charters
    Pass by New York Harbor
    Pass by Queensboro Bridge
    Pass by Williamsburg Bridge
You'll end at
Zip Aviation
6 E River Bikeway, New York, NY 10004, USAAddress: 6 E River Piers New York, NY 10004 Located on Pier 6 (2 Building North of Staten Island ferry and the East River). Look for Zip Aviation.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Zip Aviation, 6 E River Bikeway, New York, NY 10004, USA
Duration
30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 25–30-minute helicopter tour
  • Local taxes
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • The listed price does not include a $40 per person heliport/security fee
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Helicopter seating is based on a 4- or 6-passenger helicopter, whichever is available at the time of your tour
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 250lbs (113kgs) will be required to purchase an additional seat. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour. 300-lb (136kg) maximum weight per passenger.
  • All passengers including children must have ID/Passport or you may be denied your flight
  • Please note, audio language selection is not guaranteed and is based on availability. Should more than 2 languages be requested on the same flight, the audio commentary may default to English
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
270Reviews
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Michael B wrote a review Dec 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
I didn´t wait long, a perfect organisation, very friendly staff, safty instructions exelent, They help you however they can. A trip I woul´d never forget. Very special thank to Santiago the right man at the right position. The whole team was courteous and helpfull and also very
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from ZipAviation2019, Customer Service Staff at New York Helicopter Flight: Grand Island
Responded 4 Jan 2020
Hello Michael (I9462DPmichaelb), Thank you for your review. We're glad you had an unforgettable experience. Thank you also for mentioning our Heliport Staff. They indeed do a great job in ensuring that everybody is safe while having a great time. Cheers!
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alistairbrooker1 wrote a review Nov 2019
Northampton, United Kingdom4 contributions2 helpful votes
We actually went on this with my older daughter in Sept 2018.as part of her birthday. Andrew Woods was the pilot. He made the trip very enjoyable, he even took some pictures afterwards. A terrific pilot with a great sense of humour. Would recommend this company.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from ZipAviation2019, Customer Service Staff at New York Helicopter Flight: Grand Island
Responded 4 Dec 2019
Hello alistairbrooker1, Thank you for your review. Glad to hear you had an enjoyable Tour. We agree with you, Capt. Andrew Woods makes flying a lot of fun! Cheers!
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354 wrote a review Sep 2019
Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom6 contributions9 helpful votes
Fantastic experience! Very organised, haven’t rated 5 as there was an issue with the audio in the helicopter and our mikes did’t work. Slightly miffed to be asked to pay $2 non-refundable for lockers to put our belongings in and then to be sold photos at the end given the
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from ZipAviation2019, Customer Service Staff at New York Helicopter Flight: Grand Island
Responded 14 Sep 2019
Hello 354, Thank you for your review. Our Ops Team will look into the headphones/audio issue, thank you for bringing this to our attention. Purchase of the photos taken before your Tour is optional. It is not mandatory that you buy them. While in-flight, you can take as many photos as you want using your camera, smartphone or iPad. Thank you.
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LeighCS1961 wrote a review Jul 2019
Brackley, United Kingdom15 contributions6 helpful votes
What a fabulous experience - seeing the city from the air. Not a cheap excursion, but having been to NY before and visited all the famous landmarks on foot, it was my friends' birthday we decided to treat ourselves. We were fortunate to have clear weather and the views were
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Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from ZipAviation2019, Customer Service Staff at New York Helicopter Flight: Grand Island
Responded 3 Aug 2019
Hello LeighCS1961, Thank you for leaving a wonderful review. We wholeheartedly agree - seeing Manhattan from the sky is an amazing experience! On a clear day, the views are breathtaking! Hope you were able to take plenty of pictures! Cheers!
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Climber54921900986 wrote a review Jun 2019
1 contribution3 helpful votes
Lovely, exciting and breathtaking. We flew the grand tour. All the people that works with Zip aviation were very nice and professional. We had a great time with Andrew the irish pilot. He was fun and really knew what he was doing. It felt really safe flying around and i would
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from ZipAviation2019, Customer Service Staff at New York Helicopter Flight: Grand Island
Responded 23 Jun 2019
Hello Climber54921900986, Thank you for your review. Our dedicated Zip Team works hard to ensure that you have an unforgettable, fun and safe flying experience.We love our city and we're proud to show her off! Next time you're back in NYC, come fly with us again! Cheers!
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  • Duration: 30m
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