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Address: 16425 Vanowen St, Van Nuys, Los Angeles, CA 91046
Phone Number: 310-948-4354
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Description: Elite Helicopter Tours is the #1 tour operator for 2010 serving the...
Elite Helicopter Tours is the #1 tour operator for 2010 serving the greater Los Angeles area with the lowest rates & no hidden fees. A helicopter tour of Los Angeles is a perfect way to see all the celebrity homes, architecture, historical sites, Hollywood sign, beaches, and more that make Los Angeles the world renowned place that it is. Our professional pilots, perfect safety record, air-conditioned Robinson R-44 helicopters, friendly and courteous service all make for an adventure of a lifetime. We also offer training, aerial photography/video, long-line/lifting services and more.
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Top of the World!

Our pilot was Rosco and he had a very funny way to show us around LA! In the 60 minute ride he not only took over Malibu / Beverly / Hollywood sign but told us many funny stories... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Our pilot was Rosco and he had a very funny way to show us around LA! In the 60 minute ride he not only took over Malibu / Beverly / Hollywood sign but told us many funny stories and made it very special! The whole concept of looking a over a city in a helicopter is amazing! The hills, the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

I realized who our pilot was during the flight but did not want to embarrass either of us by making a fuss. However to cap off an excellent trip by being flown around by a celeb just made our first day in LA just that bit more magical!

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Alta Loma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Having never flown in a helicopter before, I have to rate this as excellent because we took off and landed in one piece. Our pilot was Lorenzo Lamas, yes THAT Lorenzo. Our flight was exhilarating and Lorenzo was very informative and friendly. He's passionate about flying and knows the area well which makes this a trip worth taking. And it's... More 

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West Coast Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Our Pilot Rick has been flying for 35 years and I could not think of anyone better to have flown us around LA. A very skilled pilot but also knowledgeable of locations and properties. We originally booked their Bell Jet ranger to take 4 of us at once, but last minute maintenance grounded the chopper and we took 2 separate... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Was an incredible experience. From setting up the trip to the actual flight everything was very easy. Lorenzo our pilot was very accommodating and did a great job showing us the birds eye view. Highly recommend to anyone

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Had a helicopter tour today with Elite Helicopter tours if you want to see LA at its best this tour is a must , the pilots are amazing and will point out the best landmarks seeing the Dodgers stadium and the Hollywood sign was awesome and we even flew over Johnny Depps house , LA is a beautiful city and... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I've lived in LA all my life and seen most of the sights, but seeing it from a birds eye view is like a different city. Circling the downtown sky line was pretty cool. Our pilot Gil was informative and a very experienced pilot. Would totally recommend to any one who was born and raised in LA or visiting for... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Elite Helicopter Tours beats every every experience I have ever had by miles. My experience with this company showed me a world I never though existed. I couldn't stop with just one flight. After the very first flight I took I came back for training. The pilots everything to me such as how the machines worked and how the obtain... More 

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Ellabell, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

My wife and I went to the Los Angeles area and wanted to do something unique. So we looked up Elite Helicopter Tours. Communication to the company was very open and effective. We were given clear and conscience directions to the air port, and were greeted at the gates by one of the pilots. Both pilots were professional and courteous.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I took an Introductory flight with Elite Helicopters and thoroughly enjoyed it. My instructor Andy was friendly, professional and a very competent pilot. There helicopters are all well maintained and the whole experience was very enjoyable. I will definitely go back and fly with them again.

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Additional Information about Elite Helicopter Tours

Address: Address: 16425 Vanowen St, Van Nuys, Los Angeles, CA 91046
Phone Number: 310-948-4354
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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