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The New Yorker Helicopter Tour

See the famous New York landmarks from up above during this inspiring flight. This tour includes a close up view of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

Looking to do some sightseeing in New York? Then this tour will give you a fantastic view as you soar through the air above one of the greatest cities in the world!

On this inspiring flight, you will see the famous NY destinations and the skyline that has inspired so many. The New Yorker Tour includes a close-up view of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. It also includes the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridge, Ground Zero and the Freedom Tower. You will see unmistakable and iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, see the lights of Broadway and much more on this remarkable flight all aboard award-winning helicopters!

Your journey in the sky will take you up the Hudson River past sites including (Subject to change without notice):

  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • One World Trade Center
  • Chrysler Building
  • Empire State Building
  • Chelsea Piers
  • The Intrepid
  • Central Park
  • Times Square


Daily, closed on Sundays.

Start times

9.00am-5.30pm and 10.00am - 4.00pm during the winter months (January and February).


12-15 minutes

Experience Includes

  • A breathtaking 12-15 minute helicopter tour over Manhattan
  • Enjoy a bird's-eye view of the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Marvel at the Empire State and Chrysler buildings
  • Make memories to last a lifetime

Departure location

Downtown Manhattan Heliport, Pier 6, East River, New York, NY 10004

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 New Yorker Helicopter Tour is a shared flight. Each flight accommodates up to 6, 7 or 12 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 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 290-300lbs.
  • 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.