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Tahoe Helicopters

South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA
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About Tahoe Helicopters
Tahoe Helicopters offers scenic Helicopter tours that allow you to soak in peak-to-peak views, fly over pristine wilderness, and the unparalleled beauty of Lake Tahoe from the air. Daily, year-round helicopter tours are offered from the South Lake Tahoe Airport. Our expert pilots will guide you through a one-of-a-kind tour over incredible destinations, including: Emerald Bay, Fallen Leaf Lake, Zephyr Cove, and Sand Harbor. 10, 15, 20, 30, 45 and 60 minute tours available.
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Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe

Showcasing beautiful Fallen Leaf lake, Cascade Lake, Taylor Creek, and Pope Beach, this tour heads to breathtaking Emerald Bay. Surrounded by granite cathedrals and fed by Eagle falls, the lake's only

true bay is named for its emerald green waters.
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10 to 12 minutes
from $94.00

Zephyr Cove Helicopter Tour

See more of South Lake Tahoe from one of the best vantage points—the air—during this Zephyr Cove helicopter tour. This helicopter flight over South Lake Tahoe includes views of the lake, Emerald Bay, and Zephyr Cove from a window seat, as well as noise-reducing headphones so you can hear your guide’s commentary more clearly as you fly.
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20 minutes
from $180.00

Tahoe's Sand Harbor Helicopter Tour

Soar over Lake Tahoe and discover some of the hidden beaches and coves on this private helicopter tour. Admire the turquoise-blue waters of this alpine lake tucked away in the Sierra Nevada Mountains as you cruise over the landscape. Listen as your pilot-guide points out Glenbrook Bay, Secret Harbor, Skunk Harbor, and Chimney Beach as you reach Sand Harbor and Marlette Lake.
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30 minutes
from $265.00

Lake Tahoe Helicopter Tour: Circle the Lake

This 45 minute ride follows Lake Tahoe's pristine 72 mile shoreline, shimmering in shades of green and blue. While most of the shoreline is visible from the roads and highways circling the lake, nothing can compare to the view from a helicopter! Start by flying to Emerald Bay, then continue your journey around Lake Tahoe to witness the many stunning views Lake Tahoe has to offer.
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45 minutes
from $392.00
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Gillian L wrote a review Oct 13
Temecula, California31 contributions
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This flight was extraordinary. The helicopter was smooth and Marius is an excellent pilot. He also is a great tour guide as he told us all about everything we were flying over.Fun, professional and very personable. It is one of nature's treasures and seeing it from the air was awesome.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Kris wrote a review Oct 3
Pocatello, Idaho50 contributions16 helpful votes
This was a wonderful way to see the lake. The helicopter appeared to be very new and was comfortable. The pilot was knowledgeable and we felt very safe. I would gladly recommend them to anyone visiting Lake Tahoe.
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Joy Q wrote a review Sep 2020
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It was short trip but our pilot made us feel safe and wanting to go for a longer trip next time . We all enjoyed it .
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Date of experience: September 2020
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R J B wrote a review Sep 2020
Sacramento, California1 contribution
Having visited Lake Tahoe many times, there is no better way to totally wrap your mind around it's true beauty unless you see it from a Helicopter . . . Bilger
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Megan R wrote a review Aug 2020
Pensacola, Florida20 contributions3 helpful votes
We really enjoyed it! The scenery was beautiful, the ride was smooth, and our pilot was knowledgeable. It was our first helicopter ride and was completely worth it.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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