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The Deluxe Helicopter Tour

Experience a luxurious helicopter tour along Manhattan Island with magnificent views from a helicopter offering 180 degree views from the sky. Fly south to the Verrazano Bridge and enjoy the northbound views of Manhattan rising from the confluence of the East and Hudson Rivers to greet you.

Experience a luxurious new perspective on this incomparable city by flying north then south along the Hudson River, taking in Central Park, the Empire State Building, the Rockefeller Center, Greenwich Village and the Brooklyn Bridge amongst many other world famous sites.

Then as you fly back down to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, continue on to see the Verrazano Bridge and enjoy unparalleled views of the appraoch to Manhattan from the south.

Experience Includes

  • New York’s most extravagant and exhilarating heli-sightseeing tour
  • A spectacular 25-30 minute tour of the famous New York sites
  • Fly South to the Verrazano Bridge
  • Enjoy stunning views across the harbour as you approach Manhattan

Experience Excludes

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off


Closed on Tuesdays during winter. Flies Mon-Sat throughout March-December

Departure location

Pier 6, Downtown Manhattan, East River

Start times

9am-5pm , 10am-4pm during 13Jan-28Feb


25-30 minutes

Terms & Conditions

  • There is a combined Security Fee/Passenger Service Charge of $35 per person that has been in included in the price you have paid
  • The Deluxe Helicopter Tour is a shared flight. Each flight accommodates up to 6, 7 or 12 persons, depending on helicopter used
  • 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 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 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 NY Heli, 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 275lbs.
  • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellations for bookings cancelled with the operator up to 72 hours before your chosen activity date. No refunds are given for cancellations made within 72 hours.