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Bird's Eye View Helicopters

211 Airport Access Rd, The Newport State Airport (Colonel Wood Airpark), Middletown, RI 02840
+1 401-843-8687
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It was a gorgeous morning...perfect for a helicopter tour of the area. Our pilot was really great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan R
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West Sand Lake, New York
Wonderful Trip, Excellent Staff

I called Bird's Eye View on a lark while in Newport; it had been foggy all morning and the fog was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fotopug
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Providence, Rhode Island
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211 Airport Access Rd, The Newport State Airport (Colonel Wood Airpark), Middletown, RI 02840
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a gorgeous morning...perfect for a helicopter tour of the area. Our pilot was really great, and seeing the mansions from the air was spectacular, as well as flying fairly close to the top of the Newport Bridge!

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I called Bird's Eye View on a lark while in Newport; it had been foggy all morning and the fog was burning off. After a long week, we were looking for something fun to do. Bird's Eye was able to accommodate me on the same...More

Thank Fotopug
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us planned this ride as a way to celebrate our birthdays. We were over the moon with this experience ! One friend was somewhat anxious about this as the day approached. She was so pleased and excited after our tour, she immediately posted...More

Thank Mary-Beth S
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We have been to Newport a few times. Love the mansions and the food. But made time to do this helicopter tour. Our daughter was with us this time and suggested it would be fun.Driving to the airport and ride took all of an hour....More

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Bird's Eye View... 1, Passenger Experience at Bird's Eye View Helicopters, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We really appreciate it! -Angel

Reviewed November 27, 2016

We took one of the mansion tour helicopter rides and this was the highlight of our newport trip. The ride was so nice and it was neat to get that unique aerial view of the mansions. We didn't reserve ahead of time but called in...More

Thank reindroped
Bird's Eye View... 1, Manager at Bird's Eye View Helicopters, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! It was a pleasure flying with you!

Reviewed November 1, 2016

This was my first helicopter trip and I truly enjoyed it! We went to the airfield about 1 1/2 to 2 hours drive from Boston. The heliport is part of a private airport in Middletown, Rhode Island. The helicopter tour office is in a modern...More

Thank goinallover_10
Bird's Eye View... 1, Owner at Bird's Eye View Helicopters, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a great review. Thank you for flying with us! :)

Reviewed October 12, 2016

All was as described in web site. We were picked up at cruise ship port (we opted for the round trip van ride they provide). The friendliest people you can deal with. This is THE way to see Newport. We took the mansion tour. If...More

Thank MISC2014
Bird's Eye View... 1, Office Assistant at Bird's Eye View Helicopters, responded to this review

We are very happy to hear that! Thanks so much for flying with us and for sharing your experience with everyone! =)

Reviewed September 1, 2016

Smooth ride, was with someone who does not love to fly and he loved it. Pick up service available at your hotel. Friendly staff many flights to choose from

Thank Alexandra B
Bird's Eye View... 1, Owner at Bird's Eye View Helicopters, responded to this review

So happy you enjoyed your flight. Thank you for your positive review!

Reviewed August 3, 2016

This was a surprise from my husband (I thought we were going on a boat cruise) and it was amazing. We sat on a bench and watched people sky dive while we waited. We watched a quick safety video and went right up.Patrick our pilot...More

Thank cvencile
Bird's Eye View... 1, Bird's Eye View Associate at Bird's Eye View Helicopters, responded to this review

We are very happy to hear that! Thanks so much for flying with us and for sharing your experience. We appreciate it very much!

Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We went for the bay tour and had the absolute best time! All the staff were friendly and professional. Our pilot was fantastic and also pointed out all the landmarks as we went. The views were just breathtaking! They offer a dvd of your trip...More

Thank TnSmoothie
Bird's Eye View... 1, Public Relations Manager at Bird's Eye View Helicopters, responded to this review

We are very happy to hear that! Thanks so much for flying with us and for sharing your experience. We appreciate the extra stars :)

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Lytes2c
What lighthouses do you see from the lighthouse tour on the Bird's Eye View helicopter?
May 11, 2016|
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Response from Birds Eye View H | Property representative |
Good question! Rose Island, Goat Island, Beavertail, Castle Hill, Dutch Island, Hog Island and Ida Lewis. Feel free to check out our website for more information as well. Thanks!
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Zacac
Cuanto es el valor por un tour por persona
June 28, 2015|
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Response from Birds Eye View H | Property representative |
Hi Zacac, Our most popular tour is the island tour which is $110 per person. More information about our tours can be found on our website. Please call us at 401.843.8687 for more help. Thanks!
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