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Helisight

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22430-200, Brazil
+55 21 2511-2141
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Awesome flight over Rio, a must do when ik town. Stunning views of the city, the bays, maracana... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
chalex2015
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Monterrey, Mexico
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Grabbed a taxi to take us to Helisight at the lagoon as you can not book a flight you must turn up... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
jacktripper12
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Geelong
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Flying with Helisight, you will discover fantastic views of the Wonderful City, having a unique and unforgettable helicopter flight experience. With this objective we offer several panoramic flight itineraries over Rio de Janeiro, all carefully planned to offer the best route options, flight time and prices, providing a suitable choice to your interest.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible10%
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22430-200, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome flight over Rio, a must do when ik town. Stunning views of the city, the bays, maracana, pao de acucar and of course the christ. Impressive helicopter ride, really really worth it

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Grabbed a taxi to take us to Helisight at the lagoon as you can not book a flight you must turn up at there office to do a helicopter flight to Christ the redemer, sugar Loaf and the beaches. Once we arrived at there office...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Since our first visit to Rio de Janeiro, we have been dreaming of flying over the world-famous beaches and around the Christ the Redeemer statue—one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. At long last, that dream became a reality. Emille, “Mrs. Research,” throughly...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Ruined the purpose of my trip. I went to Brazil for a wedding in another location and flew to Rio for 2 days to specifically to rent a helicopter to do photography from sine that's my hobby. I called ahead of time and they said...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

After you saw the statue and you did the pan de sugar you have to do the helicopter Amazing moment Incredible I have to words to describe the feeling Love love love it

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing air tour over Rio de Janeiro. I did the 15 minutes ride and it shows Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon beaches, the sugar loaf and a close flight to the Christ Redeemer... great way to see Rio

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Find this extraordinarily helicopter base on the summit of the first peak of sugar mountain. To get there you need to take the cable car but make sure you ask just for the first peak, unless of course you want to go to the summit...More

1  Thank SimonP3131
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

It was a great experience that was worth every penny! The staff at the helipad / launching area were warm and accommodating. The pilot was giving very interesting information as we went and took the 30 minute tour. Rio de Janeiro will be one of...More

1  Thank Andrew F
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

When we came it was mean to be the highlight of our trip. Excited children, excited wife. Nothing better. Imagine our surprise when they kept us waiting for over an hour for our flight, putting other locals ahead of us who turned up after us,...More

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Helisight, Gerente at Helisight, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017
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Prezado Sr. Desculpe-nos a demora em responder seus comentários sobre os quais só agora tivemos conhecimento. Gostaríamos de fazer um...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

You're paying for views that you can't get anywhere else. Only you can decide if the price is worth it. Didn't love the scam that two people had to pay for three people if we wanted to ride that day. However, my travel partner really...More

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Helisight, Gerente at Helisight, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017
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Prezada Sra. Gina; Desculpe-nos a demora em responder seus comentários sobre os quais só agora tivemos conhecimento. Agradecemos suas observações...More

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