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Dam Helicopter Tours

Highway 93, Parking Lot of the Hacienda Hotel & Casino, Boulder City, NV
1.702.294.2200
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Ranked #12 of 18 activities in Boulder City
Type: Tours
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Harper
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

If your wanting to try a helicopter ride while near lake mead or hoover dam this is the place to go. The staff was super friendly and knowledgable and the price was great!

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New York, New York, United States
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

driving towards the hoover dam we saw the sign for helicopter rides under 30$ no way thats true so we had to stop on the way back to vegas. It was so true there was no way we weren't going to do it. 30$ gets you a 2 minute ride (basically its a nice view but the point is your... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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72 reviews 72 reviews
23 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I came here last year with just my son, so this time I brought along my daughters as well. We came for our flight in the morning around 10, and we didn't have to wait at all! Just filled out some paperwork, paid with a credit card, had our weight taken, listened to an ultra-brief safety talk, and away we... More

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San Francisco, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Indeed the $20 helicopter ride is tempting, you would regret being here if you are interacting with the only lady working there(in her 50's). She is full of attitude and would treat you as harshly. I felt that I may be mistaken about her attitude, but people interacting with her said the same thing. Worst customer experience. Pros: $20 for... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Friendly staff, it's a bit like a conveyor belt though and the driver up the hill goes too fast for nervous passengers in cars! The $29 ride is literally 2 mins in the air, $59 gets you just over 5 mins and goes over the Dam and Lake Mead really enjoyed it but they do expect tips. Don't expect to... More

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Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Took the $29 dollars ride, 2 minute trip. Really short but my first helicopter and it was fun! Staff was nice, just ask when you sign up how many groups are in front of you.

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edmonton, ab
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Very enjoyable. We took the five minute flight { some bonus time was in there too} , over and around the dam and lake mead. Very impressed with the staff and their knowledge. I avoid things like Ferris wheels, trams, etc, but this was so different! What a pleasant surprise. Will definitely do it again if in the area. There... More

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Henderson, Nevada, United States
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We took the route over the Hoover Dam for $60 per person and it was awesome! It is about a 5 minute ride but felt much longer while in the helicopter. Also the pilot gave us an extra minute and a half ;) The staff was all very nice and "real". The lady who does the safety overview is Dam... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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72 reviews 72 reviews
23 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

I surprised my 9 year old son with a ride in a helicopter, and it was a blast for the both of us! Along the way to Las Vegas, the Dam Helicopter Company is located in Boulder City, on US – 93, right in the parking lot of the Hacienda Hotel & Casino. We took the 10 minute ride which... More

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Los Angeles, California
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27 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The $29 helicopter tour will grab your eye for sure but there are quite a few value deals to choose from. We chose the "Hoover Dam" tour and were extremely pleased with your purchase. Everyone made sure we were properly informed and enjoyed our tour. I'd definitely do it again!

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