Experience the beauty of a Tampa Bay sunset from the air on this guided helicopter tour. Fly over the waterfront mansions on the Davis Islands toward the city’s skyscrapers downtown. Then, explore Ybor City and the Hillsborough River on the way to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and the Alafia River. Hover over the Port of Tampa Bay as the sun sets into the water to end the day. It’s a sight for scenic eyes — an unforgettable, bird’s eye view of everything Tampa Bay.
Sunset helicopter tour over Tampa Bay
Fly over the skyscrapers of downtown Tampa at dusk
Keep your eyes out for exotic wildlife as you hover over Busch Gardens
This helicopter tour around and over Tampa Bay begins at the Peter O. Knight Airport on the Davis Islands, five minutes from downtown Tampa. Take off to the west of the city and enjoy a view of the most elaborate homes on the islands, including Bayshore Boulevard, as the helicopter turns north towards Tampa’s downtown skyline. Check out magnificent views from just above rooftop level. There’s Amalie Arena, home for ice hockey, basketball, arena football games and concerts; the Florida Aquarium, one of the top aquariums in the country; the University of Tampa and all the city’s skyscrapers — like Bank of America Plaza, 100 North Tampa and One Tampa City Center. Pass over Ybor City and the Hillsborough River en route to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, then watch the sun set behind downtown Tampa while floating over the Port of Tampa Bay. From there, it’s a twilight flight over the Alafia River and back to the Peter O. Knight Airport to conclude this unique and unforgettable tour of Tampa Bay.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
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Price is per person.
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required.
Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, or other circumstances, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
Please enter your desired departure time in the Special Requirements box at check-out.
Children under the age of 5 must be accompanied by an adult.
All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking.
Maximum weight per person is 300 lbs (136 kg). For groups of three (3) passengers, total passenger weight must not exceed 550 lbs (249 kg).
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Viator Traveler's Reviews
, Jun 2013
Unfortunately we missed the sunset as the tour of the Tampa skyline took too long. It was disappointing, as the trip was a surprise for my wife, who always want a romantic helicopter ride.