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Elite Helicopter Tours

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Address: 16700 Roscoe Blvd, Van Nuys, Los Angeles, CA 91406-1100
Phone Number: +1 310-948-4354
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Elite Helicopter Tours is the #1 tour operator for 2015 serving the greater...

Elite Helicopter Tours is the #1 tour operator for 2015 serving the greater Los Angeles area with the lowest rates & no hidden fees. A helicopter tour of Los Angeles is a perfect way to see all the celebrity homes, architecture, historical sites, Hollywood sign, beaches, and more that make Los Angeles the world renowned place that it is. Our professional pilots, perfect safety record, air-conditioned Robinson R-44 helicopters, friendly and courteous service all make for an adventure of a lifetime. We also offer aerial photography/video, long-line/lifting services and more.

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We took a VIP tour which was just amazing, weather was good so had great views down the coast and of downtown. Had to miss out Santa Monica because of Air Traffic Control but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a VIP tour which was just amazing, weather was good so had great views down the coast and of downtown. Had to miss out Santa Monica because of Air Traffic Control but these things can't be helped. My girlfriend was nervous about her first helicopter experience however our pilot Rick was fantastic at putting her at rest and... More 

Thank Chris C
Sacramento, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My best friend and I did the 30min ride for $150. They took us to the coast, by downtown and to the Hollywood sign as well as seeing celeb houses. Definitely recommend if you're willing to pay the $150.

Thank Cieramitch
Valley Stream, New York
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39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

What an amazing experience. I would absolutely recommend this company to anyone looking to do a helicopter tour of LA. The location was easy to find. The staff was very professional. The pilot clearly knew what he was doing and I was totally comfortable the entire time. Take off, landing and the entire flight was super smooth. Not only was... More 

Thank metsontheroad
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

After traveling one month through CA, LA's Downtown is not the most beautiful. So just check out Hollywood Boulevard (kind of boring) and enjoy Venice/Santa Monica. The Flight was the highlight of LA. Gerry was kind, flexible and sophisticated. Totally recommended!

Thank Jan H
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

I took my teenage daughters on this tour. It was fantastic! The pilot was friendly and knowledgeable. He took us around LA showing us landmarks, even the homes of stars. The ride was smooth and easy. We enjoyed every second and are looking forward to taking an even longer tour again. VERY recommended!

Thank Chet Bashari A
Los Angeles, California, United States
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

I did this on a fluke when a business association of mine was visiting from China. We did the deluxe 45 minute ride which was incredible.

Thank Lawrence S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

The deluxe tour was an amazing experience , very informative pilot who positioned the helicopter to give you the best views.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Or 'epic' as described by my 7 year old! A truly amazing experience and the best way to see LA. We were looked after from the moment we arrived. All the staff were super friendly and happy to have us. Our pilot Rick was fantastic; so informative but allowed us to 'take it all in' as well so didn't bombard... More 

Thank Indiec1981
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23 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

My teenage daughter and I prepurchased this trip via skype msgs from Australia. We drove from anaheim to van nys which was a nice easy drive, we arrived as scheduled and left on time. Both pilots have extensive knowledge of the area and made us feel completely safe. The trip was extensive and covered all areas of LA, canyons and... More 

Thank Sandra E
Paris, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Deluxe Tour was amazing and Gary (the pilot) was so friendly, he made ourself at home very easily and did everything is took to make this ride confortable. I highly recommend this Helicopter Tour Company for it's professionalism and quality of flight!!

Thank Floris G

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