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Grand Island Helicopter Tour, New York

  • Sit back and relax while one of our highly trained pilots fly you over NYC!
  • Be inspired by the breathtaking views on this 25-30 minute tour
  • Spot famous landmarks as you soar through the skies!
  • Lower, Midtown, and Upper Manhattan plus Coney Island

Feel like a celebrity as you lift off in luxury and catch sight of this breathtaking NYC skyline view.

This is the closest experience you will find to flying your own helicopter! Your flight of fantasy extends the Big City tour south past Liberty Harbor to the world-famous Coney Island beach and amusement park. You will fly over the spectacular Verrazano Bridge, the longest double decker suspension bridge in New York connecting Staten Island and Brooklyn. The grandeur and romance of the vistas make this tour a perfect date or family adventure. Your pilot will turn back northbound, and you will pass the Statue of Liberty again as you head home to downtown. You will revel in the delight of seeing New York's harbors and beaches in their entirety! Bring a camera to capture these unparalleled views in your memory forever!

Sights Include: Brooklyn Bridge, Wall Street, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, One World Trade Center, 9/11 Memorial, Battery Park, Chrysler Building, Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden, U.S.S. Intrepid, Times Square, Central Park, Columbia University, Grant's Tomb, George Washington Bridge, Harlem and Harlem River, the Bronx, Yankee Stadium, Spuyten Devil Bridge, Palisades Cliffs PLUS Staten Island, Brooklyn, Verrazano Bridge, Coney Island, Coney Island Amusement Park and Beach.


25 mins

Height Restriction

No minimum height

No maximum height

Wheelchair Friendly


Maximum Weight

250 lb

Weather Dependent

Outdoor - Yes

Customer Guarantee

This product is covered by the Experee Guarantee and Cancellation Policy


This experience is not suitable for spectators

Animals Allowed

No Animals Allowed

Toilet facilities


Disabled Toilets

Minimum Age

No minimum age

Important Information

$40 heliport fee NOT included in the price of the ticket, this is paid on the day of your flight booked.

Maximum passenger weight is 250lbs, passengers in excess of that weight must pay for an additional seat.

All passengers must pass through a metal detector security screening and present a government-issued ID for security purposes.

Please note that for this product you are only booking the date. The exact time will be confirmed, by the supplier, once the date is confirmed.

You must arrive 45 minutes prior to scheduled time.

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About the provider

Zip Aviation, New York City

Downtown Manhattan Heliport,
6 East River Piers,
New York,
NY 10004,
United States

Our helicopter tours of NYC provide you spectacular views and a very unique experience. We offer you a new look at this beloved city like no other helicopter tour can! Zip Aviation is committed to maintaining your proven customer satisfaction and an impeccable safety record. See all of New York City’s historical sights today from the most breathtaking aerial angles during your helicopter ride around the Big Apple! All tours are offered in the following nine languages: English, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, and Portuguese.
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