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Panhandle Helicopter

117 reviews
Panama City Beach, FL, USA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I had any complaints it would be that the ride was too short ! We chose the shark tour hoping to see some sharks. The water was not clear enough to see the sharks so that wasn't great. I'd say they knew that and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Eric B
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

The highlight of our trip to Pier Park was taking a helicopter ride to Shell Island at 400 feet. It was my wife’s first trip in a chopper and sitting in the front seat, she got to experience a view of a lifetime. Our pilot...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ripper1980
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This was awesome! Our first time in a helicopter, and the scenery was gorgeous! Great way to see the beaches and wildlife. Highly recommend taking a flight!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dlogalbo
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

OMG, we done the 36 minute tour and man it awesome, the pilot was great and the views from the air were spectacular!! I can’t say enough good stuff about it, best thing we done all week!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jwoods115
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Office girls are a little bit rude. Go early because it gets busy. Think prices are a little bit pricey for what you get. We did Shark run. We loved our pilot. He talked to us about everything. Very informative we saw a lot of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

First time in coptor, pilot was great, flew down beach to shell island and back, goves u good perspective of the ocean and condos. Will do again

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank seminole380
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I done the shell island tour. It was absolutely amazing! Our pilot was great and very informative! Saw sharks and manta rays! I cannot wait to do it again! Definitely recommend!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank olivia103198
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff and the pilot was very informative and nice. View was amazing. It was worth every penny for this adventure!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jessica P
Reviewed July 20, 2018

My family kept seeing the helicopters traveling up and down the beach and wanted to check the out. The price was right for a quick, fun, and memorable adventure. The view of the Emerald Coast from the air is quite beautiful!

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank dbash11
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

The only way to see our beautiful beach with fantastic pilots on top notch helos! Highly recommended.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Rick R
February 16, 2019|
Response from jwoods115 | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase on the spot, no need to purchase in advance. You will really enjoy the ride, go ahead and do the longer ride it’s really worth it! Have fun!
March 16, 2018|
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Yes they can!!!
Carol C
May 1, 2017|
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Response from PanhandleHelicopter | Property representative |
Hey Carol, Thanks for contacting us here at Panhandle Helicopter! Unfortunately our helicopters can only hold a total of four people with one of those being the Pilot, which leaves three available seats for passengers. What... More