Flying Experiences

Deluxe New York Helicopter Tour

Manhattan, NY

From: $429.00 4 Options Available
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Location
Multiple Locations
SKU
AIR-NEW-0061
Overview

This is the deluxe NYC helicopter tour! Not only will you see all the historic sites of Manhattan, but you'll do so from a whole new perspective - a bird's eye view!

  • Experience provider has been in operation since 1985
  • FAA certified pilots have logged thousands of hours of flight time
  • Fly aboard a meticulously maintained Airbus EC130, Airbus EC155 or Bell 407helicopter
  • Take in sights such as the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, Coney Island, Yankee Stadium, Chelsea Piers and more!
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!

Year-Round:
Monday through Saturday - 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
 

Essential Information
  • All passengers must present a valid photo ID (passport or driver's license)
  • The maximum weight per passenger is 275 lbs due to seat size restrictions
  • 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
Duration
Approximately 25-30 minutes of flight time
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.
Spectators
This is only for those on the tour
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the Experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions.
Is there an age restriction?

No, passengers of all ages are allowed. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Infants under the age of 2 years old will sit on parents’ laps at no additional charge

Is there a weight restriction?

Passengers must weigh less than 275 lbs, due to seat size and seat belt restrictions.

Who are your pilots?
All pilots are FAA Certified and logged thousands of hours of flight time. Many have backgrounds serving as helicopter pilots in the military, law enforcement or other civilian capacities.
What happens if the weather is bad?
If the flight gets cancelled due to the weather, participants may reschedule the experience at no additional costs. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
How many people will be in the helicopter?

The helicopters can accommodate up to 6 people. If you are booking less than 6 people, please note, you may be joined by additional guests!

Returns
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Exchanges
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.

Location
Financial District - New York, NY

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