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Coastal Helicopters

410 Airport Rd, Manteo, NC 27954
252-475-4354
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Ranked #1 of 18 activities in Manteo
Type: Tours
Owner description: Coastal Helicopters offers air tours and scenic flights over the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina...we can take up to three passengers on an... more » Owner description: Coastal Helicopters offers air tours and scenic flights over the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina...we can take up to three passengers on an exciting trip along the oceanside past lighthouses, marine life and wild ponies. From Corolla to Ocracoke and beyond, creates memories that last a lifetime! « less
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Fort Smith
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

This was an amazing experience. Larry and Stephanie are completely professional and you can tell they have a passion for what they do. I definitely recommend this as a great way to see the outer banks. Even in the wind, the ride was smooth. We did the 30 minute and I would definitely like to go for a longer ride... More

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Fly Creek, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

This was a last minute decision to book this flight and we are so thankful we did it! Larry and Stephanie are two wonderful people and they made us feel so comfortable especially since this was our first flight. The flight was smooth and the views were spectacular! Larry was a terrific pilot and tour guide and Stephanie made us... More

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Fargo, North Dakota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The whole process was great! Larry is not only a great pilot, but a guide too. He explained a lot of the history of the area to us. We flew in the helicopter this time around, next summer it's the bi-plane!

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Greensboro, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

Larry and Steph were so friendly and professional from the minute I spoke to them. Planning a birthday surprise for my boyfriend Kenny took a lot of time and energy. They made it easy and delivered everything they promised. The DVD is worth the extra charge. It is lifetime keepsake we enjoy watching and sharing am with our friends. Larry... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Larry and his wife Stephanie Ihle are natives of the OBX.. Run this fabulous air business.. Have a great 4 seat helicopter.. (And a biplane for the warmer months) .. Want to see the wild horses in Corolla? Tour the Albemarle Sound? Buzz Duck or Nags Head? So cool. And they are the NICEST folks.. Very accommodating. 5stars +++++ We... More

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Stafford, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

My wife and I were looking for something different to do in the Outer Banks. We chose to do the helicopter tour. Larry and his wife could not have been more friendly upon our arrival. It was our first helicopter ride and Larry was a great pilot and guide commenting on many points of interest on the Islands. The view... More

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Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Larry and Steph could not have been more friendly and helpful. A helicopter ride was the last thing on my bucket list. Larry is an excellent pilot and tour guide. The outerbands is beautiful and to see it by air was awesome. I had a wonderful time and would like to take my grandchildren on my next visit.

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Corolla, North Carolina
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Highly recommended for those that love OBX and want to see the fragile ecosystem from a "macro" view. We went two hours - great for me but 30 minutes longer than family preferred. Very organized, friendly and safe!

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San Francisco, California
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

My first time on a a helicopter and certainly the first time for my 4 yr old daughter. We both loved it. I booked it because i was apprehensive about this trip to the outer banks (long travel from San Francisco, family reunion w cousins my daughter had never met) and I wanted to do something that would make the... More

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Shenandoah, Virginia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We have been going to the Outer Banks for years and it has aways been my place of peace. I had always wanted to the Outer Banks from the air and this was the year. I made the trip into a two day adventure. First day with two of my sons from Manteo to the Virginia state line traveling the... More

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