Big City helicopter tour
Activities

Big City helicopter tour

Language: English
Availability: Fridays and Saturdays
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 20 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore NYC from a new vantage point
  • Enjoy sights of Liberty Harbor and Upper Manhattan
  • Take photo's of Manhattan's world-famous skyline
What to expect

Do you want to get to see all of New York City in a nutshell? Who could blame you! Sit back and relax in your comfortable helicopter seat while you see all of the sights of the Big Apple, including the Liberty Harbor if you chose to extend your route northbound to Upper Manhattan.
Your crew will fly you past midtown and all of Central Park up to Harlem and the Harlem River, Columbia University, Grant's Tomb, the Bronx, Yankee Stadium, and over the infamous George Washington Bridge.
You will view the mountainous Palisades Cliffs and make a turn south towards the most popular parts of eastern New Jersey like Hoboken, the birthplace of Frank Sinatra.
You'll also fly over to Lower Manhattan's Battery Park and world-renowned Wall Street and then to greet the Statue of Liberty eye-to-eye where the awe continues as you take in the aerial view from Ellis Island.
The Big City tour truly gives you a perspective into both exciting worlds and sights impossible to see from any other vantage point!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Helicopter tour
    • Professional pilot and crew
    What's not included
    • Tips (optional)
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • The listed price does not include a USD40.00 per person (including infants) heliport/security fee, payable at the time of tour check-in. The heliport/security fee is mandated by the Downtown Manhattan Heliport and is not within our control
    Where

    6 East River Piers, New York, NY 10004

    Meeting point:

    Meet your tour operator at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.

    What to remember
    • Note that duration times are approximate
    • The listed price does not include a US $40 per person heliport/security fee, payable at the time of tour check-in
    • 300-lb (136kg) maximum weight per passenger
    • All passengers must pass through a metal detector security screening and present a valid government-issued ID for security purposes
    • Zip Aviation reserves the right to amend flight paths for safety without giving notice to passengers
    • Flight routes will be altered during Yankee home games to avoid restricted airspace
    • All passengers must pass through a metal detector security screening and present a valid government-issued ID for security purposes
    • Zip Aviation reserves the right to refuse boarding to passengers or upgrade passengers at any time
    • The scheduled duration of tours vary based on flight routing, airspace restrictions, and weather conditions
    • Zip Aviation reserves the right to alter or terminate any flights due to any circumstance including weather, security, emergencies and aircraft availability
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    When
    • Fridays and Saturdays
    • From 9.00 am to 6.30 pm
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    Provider
    Zip Aviation
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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