Planning Tours for the Changing Autumnal Foliage

Fall is a-coming! There’s no better way to enjoy the view than from above. The city is finally cooling down and hustling and bustling with change as New York’s parks becomes warm, fluffy blankets of changing colors – you can’t go wrong scheduling a NYC helicopter tour during these upcoming months. Here are our top recommendations for seeing the visual change of the city right in front of your eyes this autumn.

Top HeliNY NYC tourist recommendations for the fall months:


Ellis Island

The gateway for over 12 million immigrants to the U.S, Ellis Island is also quite beautiful to see from above.

Central Park

It is said that Central Park is at its most beautiful in the autumn. Leaves turn into a lightshow of golds, browns and shades of red – you don’t want to miss the view that looks like it’s straight from a painting!

Roosevelt Island

Looking to kick back in a helicopter on a lazy sunday? Catch our City Lights Experience and get a top notch view of Roosevelt Island’s 50 foot tall lighthouse from above!

Grant’s Tomb

Check out the final resting place of the United State’s 18th president, Ulysses S. Grant – the largest mausoleum in all of North America.

The best part? All of the above are destinations on HeliNy’s flight itineraries and can be seen from our helicopters.

Experience our #1 ranked tour of NYC – the  Ultimate Tour. See Central Park, Grant’s Tomb, Ellis Island and more and enjoy our seasonal special at only $249 per seat*.

Experiencing the city that never sleeps for the first time this fall? Book a HeliNY tour to ensure that your first NYC experience will be one to remember. See NYC essentials like Central Park, Ellis Island and more with the New Yorker Tour for only $204 a seat*!

Feel like treating yourself this fall?  Indulge in our Deluxe Tour for our most exciting and exhilarating sightseeing tour yet. This season, you can experience Manhattan and ALL surrounding landmarks on our longest, 25-30 minute flight tour for only $334 per seat*.

Based in New Jersey? See New York City’s dazzling skyline from above with our City Lights Experience, departing from Linden, New Jersey. Score a  25-30 minute helicopter tour for only $229 per seat.


Book today before the guaranteed seasonal rush!

Hope you’re as excited for the changing season as we are!

-The HeliNY Team


*Price reflected is in addition to Heliport fees and taxes