City Skyline Helicopter Tour

Linden, NJ

Item #: AIR-NEW-0041
From: $274
Option & Pricing:

Buy now and choose a date & time later.

Please select an option above.

Instant eVoucher Delivery (Sample)

30 Days Returns on eVouchers

No Expiration Dates

Easy Exchange


Take in beautiful views of New York City's Skyline during this unique City Skyline Helicopter Tour over Northern Manhattan!

  • Experience provider has been in operation since 1985
  • FAA certified pilots have logged thousands of hours of flight time
  • Take in sights such as the Palisades Cliffs, Yankees Stadium, Columbia University, and Grants Tomb
  • Fly over Northern Manhattan over the George Washington Bridge and enjoy views of New York City on this amazing helicopter tour!
Linden, NJ
When Do I Choose A Date?
If giving as a gift, your recipient can choose a date at their convenience; otherwise, you can choose one after checkout.

April - September:
Friday through Monday - 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Essential Information
  • Minimum of 4 passengers for the helicopter tour to operate
  • Weight limit of 275 lbs per passenger
  • Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian - there is no age limit to participate
  • Children 2 years old and up are full price as, due to FAA regulations, they must sit in their own seat
  • Infants under the age of 2 years old will sit on parents’ laps at no additional charge
  • All bags will be subject to inspection
  • Price includes heliport fee and fuel surcharge
  • All passengers must present a valid photo ID (passport or driver's license)
The helicopter tour lasts approximately 25-30 minutes.
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
Due to COVID-19, this experience is limited to 5-6 participants.
This experience is only for those booked on the tour.
Weather Dependent
This tour will run in light rain as long as the visibility is still good. In the event that severe weather or low visibility causes your flight to be canceled, please reschedule with the tour provider.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothes appropriate for the weather.
What happens if the weather is bad?

This tour will run in light rain as long as the visibility is still good. In the event that severe weather or low visibility causes your flight to be cancelled, please reschedule with the tour provider.

Can I fly in the helicopter if I use a wheelchair or have mobility issues?

Yes, you will need to be able to sit in one of the seats in the helicopter with your legs bent. Please let Virgin Experience Gifts know in advance if you have any wheelchair or mobility issues.

Is there a weight limit?

Yes, the weight limit is 275 lbs per passenger. 

How high will we fly?

This tour will fly between 1500 and 2000 feet. 

What type of helicopter will we fly in?

You will fly in an Airbus EC130, Airbus EC155, or Bell 407 helicopter. 

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 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, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 72 hours prior to the experience and subject to a fee. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

In the event that your tour is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be able to reschedule directly with the experience provider.

Other New York Experiences

Customer Reviews

This experience has a customer rating of 5
based on 1 reviews.
Amazing experience. The process was easy and the helicopter tour was as great as I imagined it would be. I highly recommend.
Response from Virgin Experience Gifts
Hello, Paul! Thank you for an incredible review and recommendation for this unique adventure! We love that you could see the city from another perspective and that your experience was exactly as imagined! Here is to a great day! Kind Regards, Brianna 
View More Reviews:

How It Works...

Choose from 4,200 Experiences


Choose from
4,200+ Experiences
E-Voucher Delivered Instantly


Delivered Instantly
Your Recipient Books Their Experience


Your Recipient Books
Their Experience
Create unforgettable memories


Create unforgettable