Flying Experiences

Scenic Helicopter Tour

South Lake Tahoe, CA

From: $231.00 6 Options Available
Based on 10-Minute Flight for 2
Option & Pricing:
Please select an option above.
Multiple Locations

See some of Tahoe's most stunning destinations with this Scenic Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe's shoreline and more for 2+ passengers!

  • Take to the skies with an FAA certified pilot and enjoy approximately 10 to 30 minutes of flight time, depending on option selected
  • Fly to your choice of either Emerald Bay, Zephyr Cove or the famed Sand Harbor
  • This flight for up to 3 passengers is the perfect way to see Tahoe's top sights with family and friends!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Daily - 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
*Pending pilot availability

Essential Information
  • 250 pounds per person weight limit, subject to combined passenger weight limits
  • Third passenger is welcome if within combined passenger weight restrictions of 550 pounds per group, pending option purchased
  • Photo ID is required
  • Parental consent form must be signed for passengers under 18 years old
Depending on the option selected, you will either fly for approximately 10, 20, or 30 minutes (engine start to engine stop). Please plan for an additional 10-15 minutes of prep time on the ground.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This flight can accommodate up to 3 passengers so long as the combined weight of all passengers does not exceed 550 pounds.
Spectators are welcome to watch take-off and landing from a balcony at the airport bar.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions. In the event of inclement weather, your pilot will work with you to reschedule your experience.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions. Sunglasses and camera are recommended.
Are there any weight restrictions?

Yes. Each individual participant cannot exceed 250 pounds. In addition, the combined weight of all participants (up to 3, pending option selected) cannot exceed 550 pounds.

Can kids fly?

Yes! Children are welcome to enjoy the flight. If the child is under the age of 2, they must sit in an adult passenger's lap. Safety ear protection will be provided.

Can I bring my camera?


Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

South Lake Tahoe, CA

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