• Location: Medellín, Colombia
  • Duration: 20 minutes (approx.)
From USD $ 195.00 View price calendar

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Glide over the spectacular city of Medellin in a powerful helicopter during an exhilarating 20-minute helicopter ride. Soar over lush green mountains, sparkling skyscrapers and rushing rivers as an experienced guide directs your attention to significant sights. Return to the ground and choose to set out on a captivating 2-hour tour of the city, personalizing your itinerary depending on how much time you want to spend at each attraction. Convenient round-trip hotel transportation is included in the tour.


  • Helicopter ride over Medellín with an optional city tour
  • Fly over and take in a stunning perspective of the second-largest city in Colombia
  • Admire sweeping views of Aburrá Valley, mountains, skyscrapers and parks
  • Upgrade to include a city tour led by a knowledgeable guide who follows an itinerary catered to your interests
  • Visit attractions such as Pueblito Paisa, Botero Plaza, Zona Rosa district, and sites related to Pablo Escobar
  • Pickup and drop-off from most hotels included

What You Can Expect

Medellín Helicopter Flight with Optional City Tour

Medellín Helicopter Flight with Optional City Tour

Helicopter flight tour (1.5 hours)   Depart from your Medellin hotel and begin your journey to the airport in a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan. Feel your excitement heighten as you approach the launch pad, upon which your stylish helicopter awaits. Listen to an informative safety briefing, climb aboard the listen as the blades blur into action and you begin to ascend over the city. 

Gaze at the spectacular scenery as you glide over Medellin’s mountains for 20 minutes; admire the lush Aburra Valley, the snow-capped peaks of the Andes Mountains and the rushing Medellin River as you hover. Swoop over the verdant wonderland of Cerro Nuitbarra and capture panoramic vistas of the city’s distinctive downtown. 

After your remarkable ride, relax during the smooth journey back to your hotel. Alternatively, choose the city tour extension to continue your adventure. 

Optional City Tour (3 hours with Helicopter Flight)Explore the metropolitan magnificence of Medellin alongside your knowledgeable local guide. Greet your guide at a central location and listen to potential itinerary options; decide with your group which attractions you find most alluring, then set out to discover the spectacular city sights. 

During your 2-hour tour, visit impressive monuments and ambient plazas to delve deeper into the controversial and captivating history of Medellin. Begin in the artistic and ambient Botero Plaza to admire the delightfully disproportionate sculptures of Fernando Botero, a world-renowned artist who grew up in the city. Immerse yourself in the refined atmosphere of Pablado, a chic and cosmopolitan neighborhood home to exquisite eateries and bespoke fashion boutiques. Inhale the fragrant air of the verdant Cerro Nutibarra Park, marveling at the detailed reconstruction of a typical Colombian colonial town on the top. 

Ride the smooth Metrocable gondola to enjoy panoramic views of the city; soaring over the elevated hillside communities the construction was built for. Delve into the history of notorious drug lord Pablo Escobar with a visit to the Monaco Building and his gravestone, and gasp at the atrocities induced by his illegal activities.  

After enriching exploration concludes, return to your Medellin hotel or request to be dropped off in another location to continue your discovery independently.

Customer Reviews

Roger Z USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2016

Well worth the price, great view of the City, if you have never been on a helicopter ride, this one is for you, DO IT !!!!!!!

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