A New York helicopter tour is a once in a lifetime experience and one of the most enticing tours in the city. You’ll enjoy amazing and unforgettable views over Manhattan and its most iconic landmarks.
There are two tours available: one is 15-minutes long and the other is 20-minutes long.
Enjoy breath-taking views over the Hudson River during this tour as it flies over the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Governors Island and Manhattan’s financial district.
The tour includes incredible views of the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, the USS Intrepid, the George Washington Bridge or the immense Central Park. There is so much to see that you won’t know where to look and you’ll wish you could stay in the air forever.
The longer tour continues north until you get to the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Columbia University and Palisades Park in New Jersey (the famous cliffs that lead to the Hudson River).
At the very end of the tour, you’ll fly over the incredible Yankees Stadium.
When you book the activity, you must choose one of the two time slots we offer (from 12 pm to 2 pm or from 2 pm to 4 pm). After booking, we'll contact you to specify the exact time of the flight.
Helicopter night journey
If you prefer, you can take a helicopter ride of New York City at nighttime. The ride will be similar and you will enjoy unparalleled views of the city's most emblematic sights beautifully lit up.
15 minutes - 20 minutes.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
English speaking guide.
Helicopter ride for duration selected
When to book?
You can book up until 4 days before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.
Our providers commit to:
- Provide a safe and satisfying experience.
- Reduce, reuse, recycle.
- Incorporate eco-conscious technologies.
- Uphold fair employment standards.
- Foster the growth of local communities.
- Preserve the integrity of local culture.
- Safeguard both cultural and environmental heritage.
- Ensure ethical treatment of animals.
- Operate with honesty and transparency.
- Encourage sustainable behaviors among customers and staff.
This particular activity contributes as follows:
- No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - Is it possible to take a wheelchair on the helicopter?
A - The helicopter is accessible and there is a compartment for wheelchairs.
Q - How are seats assigned in the helicopter?
A - The assigned seats depend on the weight and height of the passengers to maintain the balance of the helicopter.
Q - Is it possible to take this tour with a four month old?
A - Yes.
Q - Does the helicopter have open doors?
A - No.
Q - Is there a weight limit for the activity?
A - Yes, the weight limit is 275 lbs. per passenger (125 kgs).
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions
Downtown Manhattan Heliport. Pier 6 East River.