The global metropolis of New York City is already breathtaking when you walk through the streets and many of the buildings give you the feeling that they reach up to the sky. It will be a unique experience for you if you can see New York from a bird's eye view from a helicopter. It will take your breath away to see the world famous skyscrapers like One World Trade Center, Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center and many more from above.
What do you have to take into account on your helicopter tour? What options do you have to choose from for a sightseeing flight? And how much does such an adventure cost?
Below we have compiled the most important information for you:
The helicopter flight
The first hard decision you have to make is choosing a route. 3 different tours are offered. 15 minutes, 20 minutes and 30 minutes. On all tours you have wonderful views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and Governor Island, South Street Seaport, Brooklyn, Williamsburg and the Manhattan Bridge.
During the 20-minute sightseeing flight you also get a great view of Central Park , probably the most famous city park in the world, the George Washington Bridge and the New York Yankee Stadium .
The 30-minute sightseeing flight gives you a view from the Verrazzano Bridge, from which you have an impressive view of New York.
Prices vary depending on the desired route and cost per person
15 minutes $229
20 minutes $279
30 minutes $369
There are no reduced prices for children . Please note that our prices include the additional $30 helicopter fee . With other providers, this often has to be paid additionally on site.
What you should definitely pay attention to
The sightseeing flights by helicopter are very popular. Therefore, there is a strict schedule as to when which flight takes place. So please be there half an hour before your appointment. Please don't forget to bring a photo ID , ID card or driving license are sufficient, it doesn't have to be your passport. You then have to fill out a few papers and watch a safety video.
If you book tickets with us, you will receive a confirmation email and e-tickets, which you can then easily show on site when the time comes. The tour itself starts at Pier 6, on the east-south tip of Manhattan.
And when do you want to tackle the adventure of a helicopter flight over New York City? Click here to book immediately for this unforgettable experience :)
Due to the limited number of flights, flights are often fully booked, especially during the summer months and the Christmas period. It is therefore advisable to book the flight a little in advance . If you spontaneously decide to do so, you can stop by our visitor center. We are there for you every day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. My Trip to New York, 324 W 47th St., NY 10036