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New York Helicopter Tour: Ultimate Manhattan Sightseeing

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Downtown Manhattan Heliport, Pier 6, (South St. & E. River)
Manhattan, NY 10004
Seated in comfort, experience all the sights of Manhattan from the air on a 17-20 minute helicopter flight. Enjoy bird's-eye views of top Manhattan attractions including the Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, the Chrysler Building, the World Financial Center, the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Central Park and the Brooklyn Bridge. Continue up the Hudson River to the northern point of Manhattan, where you can see the George Washington Bridge, the New Jersey Palisades, Yankee Stadium, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, and Columbia University.


  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Qualified and professional pilot
  • Great overview and orientation of the city

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Brooklyn Bridge, New York City, New York

Fly over the Brooklyn Bridge.

Pass By: Statue of Liberty, New York City, New York

Fly past the Statue of Liberty.

Pass By: Chrysler Building, New York City, New York

Fly past the Chrysler Building.

Pass By: Empire State Building, New York City, New York

Fly past the Empire State.

Pass By: Ellis Island, New York City, New York

Fly past the Ellis Island.

Pass By: Rockefeller Center, New York City, New York

Fly past the Rockefeller Center.

Pass By: Central Park, New York City, New York

Fly past Central Park.

Pass By: Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York

Glimpse the Yankee Stadium from the Hudson River.

Pass By: Hudson River, New York

Fly over the Hudson River.

Pass By: George Washington Bridge, New York City, New York

Fly over the George Washington Bridge.

Pass By: Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine, New York City, New York

Fly past the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine.

Pass By: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, New York City, New York

Fly past the Intrepid Sea.

Pass By: Columbia University, New York City, New York

Fly past Columbia University.

Pass By: Brookfield Place - BFPL, New York City, New York

Fly past the Brookfield Place.

Pass By: Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex, New York City, New York

Fly past Chelsea Piers.

Pass By: Helicopter Flight Services - Helicopter Tours, New York City, New York

Fly past Helicopter Flight Services.

Pass By: Palisades Interstate Park, Alpine, New Jersey

Fly past the Palisade Interstate Park.


  • Live commentary on board
  • Heliport Landing and facility fees
  • Fuel surcharge


  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Transportation to/from attractions

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 275 lbs may be unable to fly. If passengers require a seat belt extender they will not be able to attend
  • A current valid government issued photo ID is required on the day of travel
  • All bags are subject to inspection. Complimentary lockers are available to hold belongings while flying
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult. Infant rates apply for children under 2; infants will sit on their parents lap.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Terms & Conditions

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Voucher Info

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

Local operator information

Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

Schedule & Info

Departure Point
Helicopter Flight Services Inc

Departure Time
Flights depart year round, Monday - Saturday every half hour as follows:
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pmWinter Hours (Jan 10–Feb 28): 10am to 4pmNo flights on Sundays

17 to 20 minutes


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