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Manhattan Helicopters

6 E River Piers, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, New York City, NY 10004-3200
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What can I say, the overall experience was great. I just wish we could have been up there for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gemayel B
Book it now!!!!

This was the highlight of our trip to New York. Can’t thank our pilot Andrew Woods enough, from... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
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We provide breathtaking helicopter tours around Manhattan’s skyscrapers, with packages designed for every budget range. Whether you're a leisurely sight-seeker, an aspiring photographer, or a die-hard thrill seeker, this once-in-a-lifetime adventure is not to be missed!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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6 E River Piers, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, New York City, NY 10004-3200
Financial District
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What can I say, the overall experience was great. I just wish we could have been up there for a little while longer. My girlfriend and I was like a greedy kid in a cookie factory. Our Pilot John was absolutely AWSOME!! He made the...More

1  Thank Gemayel B
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

This was the highlight of our trip to New York. Can’t thank our pilot Andrew Woods enough, from taking us for a lovely coffee and a chat to then treating us to the breathtaking views of New York. He went above and beyond for us...More

3  Thank luxorlover
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic 30 minute flight. This is an absolute must do item while in manhattan. The views are spectacular, obviously weather dependant. I couldn’t fault the company either. Very simple and easy preparation for the flight. Expensive but this is no ordinary holiday trip/excursion tour or...More

Thank ANDY C
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Once in a lifetime adventure (twice if you're a lucky girl). Lovely, friendly service and staff. Pilot was knowledgeable of the area and put us at ease. Definitely recommend this helicopter company.

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Getting there was easy, check in was ok, we had no safety drill, were given lifejackets for the waist but immediately had to put our gear in the lockers which required more money...really!!!. our safety briefing time was given over to getting video shot of...More

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ManHeli, Customer Service Team at Manhattan Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Hello travelm858, We are sorry to hear that your Tour with us is less than stellar as this is not what we want our guests to experience when flying with us. We strive very hard to give our guests an unforgettable and memorable (and for...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Despite the rather high price I have to recommend this service with all my heart. Friendly staff and very professional pilot. He threw a joke before we were in the air: he first asked everyones nationality, then experience with flying in a helicopter and finally...More

Thank Ari K
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful staff. They all made their best to accommodate us without reservation. They show professionalism and care about the customer. Pilot’s skills were awesome. Seamless takeoff and smooth landing. Very well prepared , the pilot offered excellent knowledge of the Are and ping points all...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

Someone being a very nervous flyer I cannot thank manhattan helicopters enough for how they treated me, they instantly calmed me down and even put me in the front seat with the fantastic and funny Irish pilot, if you can get him then even better,...More

1  Thank annaitg
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

Great service, easy to book, super pragmatic and a great family activity! ... with small disclaimer ... the ramp agent took a few pictures before take-off, we bought the memory stick at check-out for 35$ !!! and files were 'corrupted' ... I trust their business...More

1  Thank FReithmeier
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Whilst walking along the Seaport area of South East Manhattan with the intention of checking out availability of flights, we came across a staff member from Classic Manhattan Helicopter Tours (the exact tour company that we had researched). Our group of 6 walked to the...More

1  Thank specialagentolley
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Nearby
Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
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ashleyapplebaum56
May 23, 2018|
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Response from Ari K | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Actually they take photo for you. With your phone or camera.
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jellenagm
February 3, 2018|
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Response from specialagentolley | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely...I took plenty through the clean door windows.
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gdiana88
April 24, 2017|
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Response from ManHeli | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your inquiry. Please call us to learn more about our specials. Our Customer Service Representatives will be more than happy to help you book your Tour.
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