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Manhattan Helicopters

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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...more
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6 E River Piers, Downtown Manhattan Heliport, New York City, NY 10004-3200
Financial District
+1 212-845-9822
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

On our weeks holiday to New York City, over the new year period, it was on our list for myself to have a helicopter ride! We were looking for the place were they flew from and came across Nef Rivers, who explained about the different...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank O7127QEvalerieh
ManHeli, Customer Service Staff at Manhattan Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Hello O7127QEvalerieh, Thank you for your wonderful review! We love hearing stories like yours. We're glad that Nef and Andrew made your experience unforgettable! We hope that your review will help people on the fence about a Helicopter Tour take that bold step and go...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018

flying around fifth ave, looking into the liberty statue eyes , hold the breath facing the skyscrapers ??? can those be enough reasons to go ????? hahahahaha for it was ..........

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Chris C
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Loved every minute of this trip. It is well worth the money spent we were up for 12 minutes approx. A big thank you to Deftali Rivers 111 he looked after us explaining everything whilst taking us to the heliport. He is a real gentleman...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank 810janeh
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience, worth every penny. Pilot amazing and loved him playing Frank Sinatra NY as we flew over. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Gayle B
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

From initial contact to the end of the flight it was a great experience,all the staff were friendly and helpful and the trip was a fantastic experience

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank M5850GEpaulw
Reviewed September 20, 2018

I spent a few days in New York City with my girl in September and we did a lot of things, but without a doubt, the highlight of our trip was Manhattan Helicopters.The service was so efficient that we were flying in no time but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank gabrielegg1983
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

I booked the vip tour with Viator which includes 25 min of helicopter tour following with the cruise ride. as soon as i arrived, they got me on the flight with my 8 year old daughter, everything was in order in a very professional manner....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Saemkim
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We arrived on the 27th July without a reservation, the staff greeted us with open arms and all the advice we needed. Within an hour we were all set to fly. Our pilot was friendly and obviously very qualified. The weather was amazing and the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank mlccd
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We took the 12-15 min flight with pilot Melissa. Great view over NYC. Nice and clear explanation of the sights and even how a helicopter works! Exciting time pre-boarding and after boarding by Osvaldo which completed the experience and made it more than just a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Annabelle O
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Had an amazing time here, we chose a 15min flight and the lady pilot was incredibly knowledgeable and clearly enjoyed her job (who could blame her!!) There's something very special flying around Manhattan in a helicopter and something everyone should try once!

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Brett D
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Helen B
October 22, 2018|
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Response from ManHeli | Property representative |
Hello all. Yes, we do run our Tours in December and all year round. Tours operate from Mondays through Saturdays (no Sundays) and from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. On Major US Holidays, Tours run till 4:30 PM only. Please note that... More
May 23, 2018|
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Absolutely...I took plenty through the clean door windows.