Big Apple Helicopter Tour of New York

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5.0 stars what a trip it was amazing to see New York frm the sky ,my grandchildren were in total awe It is a must to do for all visitors to the big apple. Reviewed by:Eric M.,
UK, October 2013
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Enjoy this amazing Manhattan helicopter tour with views of the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Chrysler Building, Ellis Island, New York Harbor, George Washington Bridge & Central Park. A helicopter ride over Manhattan & New York is the best way to tour the Big Apple.

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Information

Operates:Daily

Location:New York City

Region:New York

Duration:15 minutes

Tour Code:2770HIGH

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Departure Point:Flights operate from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport

Departure Time: Flights leave daily every hour and half-hour Sunday to Thursday from 9am to 4pm. Friday and Saturday 9am to 5pm.You must check in 30 minutes prior to departure time.

You will be required to call the tour operator upon arrival in New York to confirm flight time

All flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.

Inclusions

  • Helicopter tour

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • The listed price does not include the heliport/security fee, USD$35.00 per person, payable at the time of tour check-in. The security surcharge is required by our local supplier and is not within our control

Additional Info:

  • Confirmation for will be received at time of booking
  • Tours are not private. All helicopters seat 5-6 passengers
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Tour operator reserves the right to upgrade, alter or terminate any or all sightseeing tours due to security, weather or acts of God
  • Book now to guarantee a spot on the day of your choice. Once the reservation is made, you may call and advise your specific flight time preference
  • Weight restrictions may apply. In general, passengers may not exceed 350lbs (159 kg) and all safety equipment must fit properly
  • Children 0-2 years are free. These children must ride on a parent or guardian's lap. Lap children must weigh less than 25 lbs (11 kg) and will be weighed on the day of flight. Parents must also bring proof of age. Children who occupy a seat will be charged at the regular rate regardless of age or weight
  • Security Requirements: All guests must observe the following security requirements:

  • Must have a valid photo ID (i.e. - Passport or Drivers License)
  • Must check in all bags with security
  • No handbags or carry on bags will be allowed on the flight
  • Must walk through a metal detector
  • Personal cameras and video cameras are allowed onboard once they clear through security (disposable cameras available for purchase at heliport and will be allowed onboard the aircraft as well)
  • Due to federal law this flight does not fly directly over New York City

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 6 and 3 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure or fail to show up on the confirmed day of travel, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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Vouchers & Confirmation Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. Within 48 hours (often on the very same day!) you will receive a voucher confirming all details.

Voucher Info: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The Big Apple Manhattan Helicopter Tour (Helicopter)

Starpoints:

  • Take a bite out of The Big Apple with our amazing helicopter tour!
  • Flights depart daily from our centrally downtown Manhattan Heliport.
  • Fly in state-of-the-art helicopters, equipped with climate controls, providing heat and air-conditioning.
  • Each helicopter holds 6 or 7 passengers - each with forward facing seats for the best unobstructed views.
  • See eye to eye with the Lady Liberty as you fly beside the Statue, standing 150 feet tall!
  • Spot Wall Street - home to the New York Stock Exchange and the hub of the financial world.
  • Snap photos of legendary New York City skyline, including the Empire State & Chrysler Buildings.
  • See Ellis Island & the New York Harbor.
  • Enjoy some fantastic aerial views of the George Washington Bridge.
  • Please remember to bring the per person security and facility of $35.00 (USD) on the day of your tour

The Big Apple Manhattan Helicopter Tour (Helicopter)

Description

The Statue of Liberty is so close you'll capture the best view available on this comprehensive helicopter tour of New York City! 

Fly along the New York skyline as you pass by the Empire State building, formerly one of the tallest in the world. Enjoy fantastic aerial views of the Chrysler, Woolworth & Met Life (Pan Am) Buildings.

Soar over Ellis Island, where the first United States immigrants set foot in "Land of Opportunity." Panoramic views of New York Harbor, George Washington Bridge & more await you on this once-in-a-lifetime New York helicopter flight. 

Please Note: Due to air restrictions, we cannot fly over the city.


The Big Apple Manhattan Helicopter Tour (Helicopter)

Book now to guarantee a spot on the day of your choice. Once the reservation is made, you may call and advise your specific flight time preference

Weight restrictions may apply. In general, passengers may not exceed 350lbs and all safety equipment must fit properly

Please Note: All customers are subject to a mandatory $35.00 security and facility fee due at the time of check in.


Your Safety is Our Business
All guests must observe the following SECURITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have a valid photo ID (i.e. - Passport or Drivers License).
  • Must check in all bags with security or lockers are available for rent. (We recommend you leave your personal items at your hotel for safekeeping.)
  • No handbags, carry-ons, backpacks or personal items will be allowed on the flight.
  • No cell phones are allowed on the flight.
  • No keys, no lighters & no matches will be allowed on the flight.
  • Must walk through a metal detector.
  • Personal cameras and video cameras are allowed onboard once they clear through security.
  • Disposable cameras are available for purchase at heliport and are allowed onboard the aircraft in flight.

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