The Ultimate Tour helicopter flight over upper Manhattan
Activities

The Ultimate Tour helicopter flight over upper Manhattan

Free cancellation
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 20 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Soar over the Hudson and gaze at the island of Manhattan aboard a spacious helicopter offering unobstructed views
  • Marvel at iconic landmarks including the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty and Empire State Building
  • Take the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to snap gorgeous photos from above NYC
What to expect

Ever wonder what Manhattan looks like from above? Find out for yourself on a breathtaking helicopter flight, complete with spacious cabins and floor-to-ceiling windows. Admire the Statue of Liberty, World Trade Center, South Street Seaport and 150-year old Brooklyn Bridge as you soar up the Hudson River past the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on the West Side. Enjoy sweeping views of Rockefeller Center, the Empire State, Chrysler and MetLife Buildings.

Head towards uptown and fly above the impressive George Washington Bridge, connecting the neighboring states of New York and New Jersey, and pass the Palisades cliffs. From above the Hudson, NYC landmarks such as the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Columbia University, Central Park and even Yankee Stadium on non-game days are visible.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Approximately 17-20 minute flight over Upper Manhattan
    Reduced price
    • Infants (under 2 years old): free sitting on parent's lap
    Where

    Downtown Manhattan Heliport - Pier 6, New York, NY 10004

    Meeting point:

    Pier 6 on East River, located on South Street between the South Street Seaport and the Staten Island Ferry Terminal.

    What to remember
    • All tours are subject to availability
    • Tour takes an alternate route during Yankee games
    • All guests in your group must present a valid, government-issued photo I.D.
    • Max. weight: 275 lbs (125 kilos) per passenger
    • Standard price applies to all passengers above 2 years of age. Infants under 2 years must sit in an adults lap at no charge
    • All passengers are required to view a safety video before flying
    • All bags are subject to inspection; bags/purses must be locked up
    • Refunds will not be granted if canceled within 24 hours of the tour. In case of severe weather (heavy rain or snow, low clouds, dense fog or lightning), tours may be rescheduled or refunded completely with a 24 hours' notice. No refunds will be given for no-shows
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Helicopter Flight Services
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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