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Helicopter & balloon rides

Big Apple helicopter tour

Based on 13 reviews
Availability: Monday - Saturday between 9.00am and 5.00pm
Duration: 15 minutes
Language: English
Printed ticket only
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  • Experience an exhilarating helicopter ride over the Big Apple
  • Admire the most famous NYC landmarks from above
  • Gaze upon remarkable Lady Liberty, Central Park, One World Trade and more!
What to expect

Soar above the Big Apple and gaze at the city's most iconic landmarks on a thrilling helicopter tour! Fly over the famous Hudson River and zoom past the spectacular Statue of Liberty, looking down on both Governors and Ellis Island. You'll even get a glimpse of Central Park, Empire State Building and One World Trade Center! Other memorable highlights include the George Washington Bridge, Financial District and the U.S.S. Intrepid.

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What's included
  • 15-minute helicopter ride
What's not included
  • Mandatory heliport facility fee of $40.00 per person
Reduced price
  • Children under two years of age and under 35 lbs (15.9 kg) fly for free when sitting on an adult's lap
Where

6 East River Piers, New York, NY 10004

Meeting point:
  • Flight departs from Downtown Manhattan Heliport (located at Pier 6 and the East River)
What to remember
  • Reservations are mandatory for all helicopter tours. Participants must call +1 (800) 542-9933 or email reservations@libertyhelicopters.com to confirm the booking
  • Upon check-in, all passengers are required to pay an additional heliport facility fee of $40.00 per person
  • All participants must have a valid form of photo identification (passport, driver's license, military identification)
  • The TSA requires that all non-U.S.citizens must carry a passport
  • Duration of tour is approximately 12-15 minutes, and the helicopter holds up to five passengers
  • Heliport hours, prices, flight routes, and departure location subject to change
  • Tickets are valid for one year from date of purchase unless otherwise stated. If ticket is not redeemed within one year of purchase you may be subject to a price increase
  • Cancellation policy: There will be no charges for date or time changes. However, cancellations made more than 24 hours of flight departure date is subject to a $40 cancellation fee per person. If cancellations are made within 24 hours of the departure date, the full payment will be taken from participant's credit card
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When
  • Monday - Saturday between 9.00am and 5.00pm
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Provider
Liberty Helicopters
Booking fee
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