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Big Apple Helicopter Tour

A New York helicopter tour offers an unrivalled experience that lets you see this amazing city in a way unimaginable from the ground. See all the major New York landmarks including the Empire State Building and the iconic Statue of Liberty.

Witness the grandeur of Manhattan's iconic skyline on the thrilling Big Apple Helicopter Tour which flies like a bird over this famous city.

Take in astonishing views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis and Governor Islands and pass by Manhattan’s famous skyscrapers including the Empire State Building, Chrysler, Woolworth, MetLife Buildings and the One World Trade Center.

Soar above the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges, the United Nations and the USS Intrepid.

You will even catch a glimpse of world famous Central Park!

PLEASE NOTE: There is a combined Security Fee/Passenger Service Charge of $40 per person that must be paid upon check-in. Unfortunately this cannot be paid in advance.

Experience Includes

  • Spectacular 12-15 minute Helicopter Sightseeing Tour of the Big Apple
  • Fly right by the magnificent Statue of Liberty and view Governors and Ellis Island
  • See Manhattans Financial District and the new One World Trade Center
  • Admire the Empire State Building, Chrysler, Woolworth and Met Life skyscrapers and the USS Intrepid
  • Catch a glimpse of the George Washington Bridge and Central Park

Experience Excludes

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Combined Security Fee/Passenger Service Charge $40 per person - this must be paid upon check-in.

Departure location

Downtown Manhattan Heliport located at Pier 6 and the East River.

Start times

Flights depart from 9.00am until 4.00pm daily except Sundays. Simply choose your preferred time.


12-15 minutes.

Terms & Conditions

  • There is a combined Security Fee/Passenger Service Charge of $40 per person that must be paid upon check-in. Unfortunately this cannot be paid in advance.
  • The Big Apple Helicopter Tour is a shared flight. Each flight accommodates up to 6 persons.
  • New York Helicopter Tours will only be cancelled when it is unsafe to fly, they will not be cancelled if the weather is overcast.
  • If your Big Apple Helicopter Tour is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be offered an alternative time and date to fly. If you are unable to re-schedule for a suitable time/date that fits with your plans, your ticket voucher will be given a weather stamp and you will receive a full refund.
  • There is no minimum age, although infants under 2 years of age AND under 35lbs must sit on adult's lap. There is no charge for infants.
  • Please note flight times are on request.
  • Once your reservation is complete with Liberty Helicopters, your exact time will be confirmed. If the time you have requested is not available, we will contact you to offer an alternative time.
  • There is a maximum weight allowance per passenger of 290-300lbs.
  • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellations for bookings cancelled prior to your holiday departure date. No refunds are given for cancellations made post departure.