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Zip Aviation Helicopter Tours

Pier 6 East River, New York City, NY (Financial District)
1.866.947.6837
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Ranked #99 of 524 Activities in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
Owner description: Zip Aviation's Professional Aviation Team is committed to constantly improving our customer's experience. Our NEW management and flight crew teams are... more » Owner description: Zip Aviation's Professional Aviation Team is committed to constantly improving our customer's experience. Our NEW management and flight crew teams are focused on your safety. We are completely dedicated to deliver an awesome experience during your visit and Tour. We strive to be the consumate and Premier Helicopter Service in New York City. « less
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hull
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Couldn't fly when we turned up do to a bit of a mix up and told to come back the next day which was good because the weather was better. A must when in New York, absolutely brilliant

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My husband and I booked this tour through British Airways when we booked our 5 day trip to NYC. The helicopter tour was on the day of my 30th birthday, I got to sit in the front with the pilot who was also celebrating his birthday, the tour itself was out of this world. Getting to see NYC from a... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Great team and fantastic flight, second trip ive taken with them over 2 years (Last time we were here in 2012), will definately fly with them again...Santiago and the rest of the crew there were faultless..

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Armitage
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

What a fantastic experience. We arrived early and the ground staff were very helpful in getting us onto an earlier flight. We were incredibly lucky to get Captain Andrew Woods as our pilot and I was even luckier to get chosen to sit in the front. I am a nervous flyer, but with his calm manner and sense of humour... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This helicopter sight seeing trip was absolutely surreal and breathtaking!! Great way to see all the boroughs of New York. Our Pilot was a guide called Cameron and he was very friendly, knowledgeable, informative and funny. There were four of us and he answered all of our questions, and joined in with our chatter!!!! Really worth every penny we paid.... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Myself and daughter Charlie's first trip to NYC and what a way to start our visit! All staff very friendly keeping everyone relaxed! A special big thank you to Andrew our pilot, made Charlie feel relaxed and welcome... OMG I sat in the front....... made my holiday ...... thank you Captain Wood!!!! X

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

We have been to NYC three times so we were looking to do something different. In short it was brilliant. We did the 30 minute tour and it was a great way to see a view of Manhattan and the Bronx that you can never see from any building. That and the fact that they use music to add to... More

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Londonderry
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in New York for 3 days on our way home from Mexico - it was fab - especially the helicopter ride over the city, breathtaking! Only wish I could remember the songs that were played in the helicopter as well as 'New York' as they would be great to put to my wee video of photos. Thanks Zip... More

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Caledon, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We were introduced to Zip aviation at the Seaport area pier / east river by sales rep Carlo Torres who discussed our flight options with us. He was not pushy by any means and super friendly. His approach was genuine, and made you feel like you were on the flight before you were actually there. Thank you Carlo for approaching... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

A truly one of a kind experience. Stunning skyline, exilerating flight, set to perfect mood music. Captain Andrew really looked after us. (Even escorted group to next destination).Thanks zip for putting the icing on our 'big apple' cake. Xxx

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