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How Long Is a Helicopter Tour?

February 25, 2016

helicopter ride nyHelicopter Flight Services offers several tours of New York City and the surrounding area. The tours will take you near many famous locations and historic landmarks.

The New Yorker Tour will fly you past many iconic sites, including the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, South Street Seaport, Governors Island, and Ellis Island. The helicopter will travel up the Hudson River, taking you past the Chrysler and Empire State Buildings; World Financial Center; Chelsea Piers; Jacob Javits Convention Center; The Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum; Time Warner Center; and Central Park. You will also see New Jersey’s Goldman Sachs Tower, Colgate Clock, Liberty State Park, and Ground Zero. The New Yorker Tour lasts about 15 minutes.

The Ultimate Tour is our No. 1 rated tour of New York City. This encompasses all of the sites included in the New Yorker Tour, as well as Columbia University, Yankee Stadium, New Jersey Palisades, and the George Washington Bridge. The Ultimate Tour lasts approximately 20 minutes.

The Deluxe Tour is Helicopter Flight Services’ most comprehensive tour of New York City. It includes all of the sites in the Ultimate Tour, in addition to Coney Island, Brooklyn, New Jersey, the Verrazano Bridge, the northern tip of Manhattan, and Grant’s Tomb. The Deluxe Tour lasts roughly 30 minutes.

Our VIP: Air & Sea Tour will take you on a helicopter up close to the Statue of Liberty; New York Harbor; the Hudson and East Rivers; the Chrysler and Empire State Buildings; World Financial Center; Chelsea Piers; Jacob Javits Convention Center; the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum; Time Warner Center; Central Park; and other sites. This portion of the tour lasts about 15 minutes. You will follow that up with a water taxi tour of many famous New York sites at night.

Whether you are a first-time visitor to New York City or a lifelong resident, a tour from Helicopter flight Services is an exciting way to experience the city and get a unique perspective on many historic landmarks. Contact us today to make a reservation.

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