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Specialized Helicopters

150 Aviation Way, Santa Cruz County Airport., Watsonville, CA 95076-2015
+1 831-763-2244
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Helicopter Tours, Charter and adventures for the Santa Cruz side of the Monterey Bay. We offer extreme value for the price and our service is as good as it gets. You can choose one of our many select tours from Big Sur to Santa Cruz. Our tourists give us 5 star reviews and so will you.
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150 Aviation Way, Santa Cruz County Airport., Watsonville, CA 95076-2015
+1 831-763-2244
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a perfect day for our flight in your Cessna 182. Our pilot, Mike, gave us a wonderful tour of the bay and did a great job of explaining the flight process to my grandson. It was a real thrill and the best birthday...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

So I was surprising my fiancé with this helicopter tour and the only regret I have is we didn't do one of the longer tours! The 20 min Santa Cruz tour was still amazing, beautiful views that you just don't see normally. The other tours...More

Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We had booked a Whale Watching experience that was cancelled (afternoon your) due to wind. My husband opted to schedule a flight to see the area by air. Eric (front desk) was professional, helpful & courteous. Mike (the pilot) was excellent and knowledgeable of the...More

Thank sfamily1996
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I booked a private tour for my husband and me to see the whales. I specifically asked and was assured that both my husband and me would be seated at the same side to maximize the sightings. When we arrived to the airport (two hours...More

1  Thank Mila Z
kit2500, Owner at Specialized Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2016

Thank you for the review but it is not a justified review. The flight you took was to see Blue whales and you did get to see them. It was also 1/3 of the normal price on a promotional deal that does not offer private...More

Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

We went on a tour with Brock Boulter and it was AMAZING! He is a very talented pilot with an awesome personality. He made it so fun for us. We felt so safe and could ask tons of questions. It was our favorite thing we...More

Thank Sierra P
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I gave my son a helicopter flying lesson for his birthday. We choose Specialized because they were super friendly and helpful before the flight. He had a GREAT lesson with Carson!! Everyone there was friendly and professional. My son can't wait to start helicopter flight...More

Thank Satin62
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Big Sur & Sharks, Silicon Valley tour or a wine tasting visit? Golf, go to the City or Sierras quickly.

Thank lowell159
Reviewed 1 June 2015

My husband has always wanted to go up in a helicopter, so for his birthday I arranged a helicopter tour with Specialized Helicopters. It was everything he hoped it would be. Our pilot Danny was awesome, explaining everything, asking questions and just a great guy!...More

1  Thank MySonsARckStar
Reviewed 4 November 2014

There is a person who works here that is one of the most sweetest, kindest people you could ever meet. I see by other posts that she has touched other people's lives like she did ours. She made this trip possiple for my husband who...More

Thank shari w
Reviewed 9 July 2014

My Granddaughter and I had a wonderful 1 hour tour of the Monterey Bay. I will be doing it again soon with my son.

2  Thank Ferd B
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Billi R
How much per 1 hr tours, and can my 17 yr old son go without an adult?
21 May 2015|
Response from kit2500 | Property representative |
Our rates are posted on our website, and anyone over 13 can ride without a parent or guardian on board. Our big sur tour is $299 per person currently and it is a 1 hour tour.