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See New York City like you’ve never seen it before, from above, during this 12-minute helicopter ride over Manhattan. Gaze in wonder at incredible bird's eye views of the Statue of Liberty, Wall Street and the financial district and the solemn monuments at Ground Zero. You’ll also spot world-famous Big Apple sights like Ellis Island and the Empire State Building during this breathtaking flight.


  • 12-minute helicopter flight over New York City
  • Fly over Manhattan and New York Harbor
  • Bird's-eye views of the Statue of Liberty, Ground Zero, Empire State Building and Ellis Island
  • Great photo opportunities of Manhattan's world-famous skyline
  • Fly on modern, state-of-the-art aircraft
  • The perfect experience for first time helicopter flyers!

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Manhattan Sky Tour: New York Helicopter Flight

Manhattan Sky Tour: New York Helicopter Flight

Take to the skies above New York City for an unforgettable 12-minute helicopter flight above the epic landmarks of the Big Apple. If you’re looking for a way to take your New York visit to the next level, this helicopter sightseeing experience is the perfect option.
Head to the downtown Manhattan Heliport on Pier 6 for your flight. Your exact takeoff will depend upon the option selected, with morning, midday, afternoon and late afternoon time frames available. Once you’re strapped in to your state-of-the-art modern helicopter, it’s time to begin your ride.

Glide into the air as the ground recedes below you, watching as some of the city’s most famous parks, buildings and landmarks come into view. Near downtown Manhattan you’ll be able to see Governor’s Island, Ground Zero, the Statue of Liberty and greater New York Harbor. Continue up the edge of the island, admiring the majestic views of skyscrapers along the way, before reaching the USS Intrepid, a World War II-era aircraft carrier that now houses a museum. 

Head back down the iconic Hudson River, taking in sweeping views of the city and well-known landmarks like the Chrysler Building, Met Life Building and Empire State Building as you fly. Back down near the city’s harbor you’ll be able to spy historic Ellis Island, once the entry point for millions of immigrants in search of a better life in the United States, along with other New York attractions like Battery Park, the Federal Reserve Bank and the New York Stock Exchange. 

Whether you’re a seen-it-all New Yorker or visiting the city for the first time, this superlative-worthy aerial ride is sure to be a trip to remember.
Please note: the listed price does not include USD $35 fee for security and the heliport, payable at the time of your check-in.

Customer Reviews

Neil C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Brilliant trip- brilliant city ! Thank you

Anthony H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Excellent tour of Manhattan and worth the money for such a great trip.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016


Marcella N

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Good easy service would use again


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Very exciting well worth doing the Video is also worth doing very pleased ....


5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Great service throughout and what a fantastic experience!!!!! Definitely the best way to see Manhattan!!!

Christopher B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Jeff the pilot was awesome. Trip was great.

Ashleigh W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

Highly recommend this tour, it was absolutely fantastic, views were phenomenal. Definitely a must for first timers to New York! Amazing!!


5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

It was a fantastic trip! Nothing I had done or seen before! Amazing and unforgetable experience. I'm happy I had decided to do it. Fantastic

Andrew A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

Excellent tour, very well conducted and fantastic views.

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