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New York Helicopter

Downtown Manhattan Heliport, On Pier 6, At East River, New York City, NY 10004 (Financial District)
212-361-6060
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Ranked #147 of 521 Activities in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: New York Helicopter offers Tours, Charters and Airport Transfers. Choose from three spectacular tours; Stature of Liberty, Central Park, or the Grand... more » Owner description: New York Helicopter offers Tours, Charters and Airport Transfers. Choose from three spectacular tours; Stature of Liberty, Central Park, or the Grand Tour which includes those sights more! You will feel safe with our well-trained pilots in our fleet of new helicopters. Views of NYC you will never forget. « less
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

We booked for the 12 minute trip which was brilliant. The helicopter took us from the South Street Port area all the way past the statue of Liberty and half way up Central Park. This was plenty. It cost about £80 each but if you wanted to go just a little bit further it would cost about another £30 -£40... More

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North Bellmore, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Really enjoyed the helicopter ride. The staff were great.The pilot was wonderful (friendly and pointed out all the sights). Beautiful views of the city. Well worth the price.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We took the grand helicopter tour of NYC on 8/16/14 the staff was pleasant and helpful, it was a beautiful day and although we enjoyed most of the flight I was seated next to a 300 lb man who took up his seat and a portion of mine ,being seated in the middle my view was obstructed and I was... More

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Shanghai, China
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124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Took my family on the helicopter ride it was an amazing experience from the first minute the booking process online the reservation process amazing staff and amazing service even the ride is only 20 minutes it is a experience of a lifetime worth every cent. VERY RECOMMENDED!

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Helpfull staff, great views. We flew with mild fog, which made me doubt going at first. Heli NY told us it would be good views and they were right. 20 minutes feel like 1 minute but worth every penny. Book in advance, it saves you a lot of time on busy days.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I was really looking forward to my helicopter flight over the sights of New York. We booked through our hotel, so assume this is the company they dealt with. The welcoming staff were friendly when we arrived this morning. We were kitted out ready to go. There were three in our group, all adults, and the other three seats were... More

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Our first full day in New York having arrived from NZ the day before was awesome. My husband gave me a helicopter ride for my birthday in the morning and shopping at Woodbury Common in the afternoon. A birthday i will never forget. i had only ever been in a helicopter once before - a small one a year previously... More

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This was the best thing that we did when we were in New York! Our pilot Floyd was on his last flight of the day and gave us double our allocated time!! We managed to get great views and great pictures. I would reccomend this to anyone visiting New York.

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Karaikudi, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

wonderful experience and need to have it every year. Everybody need to enjoy this. Dr.K.K. bizbilla.com

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Fantastic expierence,amazing views, I couldnt undestand the pilot ,he spoke too fast ,it doesnt take the 15 minutes its a round 12 minutes

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