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Liberty Helicopter Tours

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Address: 6 East River Piers #212, 6 East River Piers, New York City, NY 10004
Phone Number: 800-542-9933
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Liberty Helicopters is the largest and most experienced helicopter...

Liberty Helicopters is the largest and most experienced helicopter sightseeing and charter service in New York City with a fleet of 14 American Eurocopter Helicopters. See famous New York City landmarks from a unique point of view or charter a helicopter for a trip to the Atlantic City casinos or the beaches of the Long Island. The choice is yours. Our reservation lines are open 7 days a week or visit us on the web.

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Up Up and Away

What can I say but fantastic! Easily located on river and next to water taxi stop in the financial district. Staff very friendly and helpful including the pilot who had very good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Joanne P
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London, United Kingdom

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What can I say but fantastic! Easily located on river and next to water taxi stop in the financial district. Staff very friendly and helpful including the pilot who had very good knowledge of the area.

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Munich
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The prices for heli flights over NYC are not a bargain, but one must have seen the big apple from above! The concrete canyons of the island of Manhattan will be impressive and the wide green plain of the Central park is just fantastic. This is a view to remember

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

During a surprise trip to New York with my partner, my grandparents had booked for us to the helicopter ride as a gift. Our flight was for 12am on Wednesday 25th November 2015 and we arrived an hour early expecting to have to wait but we were put straight in the que which we were really happy about as this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this as a surprise on my partners birthday- staff were lovely and enthusiastic, the helicopter ride itself was superb- i had ooked the 18-20 minute ride and we both though this was plenty, the shorter one would have been over too quick and you didnt need any longer. I thought there could have been more documentary from the pilot.... More 

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Kralendijk, Bonaire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed this helicopter trip.. It was a dream come true, booked 1.5 hour before taking tour and got one of my bucket list.. :)

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Arundel, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a 20 minute helicopter experience as a surprise for my wife to celebrate our 10 year wedding anniversary. It was a fantastic experience and a great way to see the city. It is somewhat expensive but worth every penny. In terms of getting there,we took the subway to South Ferry and when you come out of the station... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Turned up on the afternoon of the 10th only to find the new York helicopter company, who we had booked with had gone home due to the fact it had rained during the night and the morning. By pure chance and as we were so disappointed, we spoke to a guy working for Liberty Helicopters who was outside their office.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a native New Yorker, I have been on several helicopter tours throughout the New York City region. This is by far her hands down the best company. Excellent guides, FRIENDLY and FUNNY! EXCELLENT service!!!! My nanny cancelled on me the morning I was to take out of town family on a tour and I had to bring my 2... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The duration is at the minimum end of their advertised timings. It is almost impossible to make out what little commentary their is . You are hardly ever over land as you fly up and down the Hudson. Not recommended.

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this in May last year for our upcoming visit to New York. It had been my daughter (22) life long ambition to go there, so we went for new year and what an amazing trip. This was topped off by this truly magical trip on the helicopter. Neither myself or my daughter liked heights but the staff were... More 

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At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial District is where New York City began as a center of commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful setting are complemented by museums, countless skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District, home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis Island to learn about the vital immigrant history of the city.
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