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Manhattan Helicopters - Classic Manhattan Tour

Adults
$199.00
Children
$199.00
Highlights
  • 15 minute tour of Manhattan’s most iconic sites
  • See the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Freedom Tower, and the Empire State Building
  • Stunning aerial views
  • Take amazing photos and video from high above NYC
  • Convenient downtown departure location
  • Large windows perfect for sightseeing
  • Comfortable seating
  • Noise reduction headphones included
Soar to thrilling heights and experience New York City from the sky with the most popular tour by Manhattan Helicopters - The Classic Manhattan Tour!

Head to the Downtown Manhattan Heliport at Pier 6 and get ready to experience the Big Apple like you’ve never seen it before! Soar to breathtaking heights and come eye-to-eye with the city’s most iconic landmark, the Statue of Liberty. The tour continues into the city metropolis where you’ll have dazzling views of Ground Zero, The Freedom Tower, Times Square, and countless towering NYC skyscrapers. Conclude your aerial sightseeing with views of world famous Central Park and it’s magnificent greenery.

Safety is always top priority at Manhattan Helicopters. Each modern helicopter is equipped with comfortable seats, large windows, and BOSE noise-reduction headphones so that you can enjoy your time in the sky in comfort.

For a sightseeing experience unlike any other, book your Classic Manhattan Helicopter Tour today!

Helicopter Sights Include:

  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island & Governors Island
  • 9/11 Memorial/Freedom Tower & Battery Park
  • Empire State Building
  • Chrysler Building
  • Times Square
  • Central Park
  • U.S.S. Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum



IMPORTANT:

  • Please note that helicopter tours do not operate on Sundays
  • ADDITIONAL $35.00 per person Heliport fee payable prior to boarding
  • Bags and personal items are not allowed onboard (cameras only)
  • 300 lbs max weight per passenger. Passengers over 250lbs will incur an additional fee. (All passengers are subject to a weight check prior to boarding)
  • Seating in the helicopter is based on weight and balance
  • Valid Government photo ID required for check-in
  • Tour durations may vary based on flight routing and weather conditions
  • Manhattan Helicopters reserves the right to amend the flight route without notice (flights will be altered during Yankee home games)
  • Minimum of four (4) passengers per flight
  • Prices are subject to change without notice
  • Management reserves the right to refuse boarding to a passenger or to upgrade passengers at anytime
  • Passengers are subject to metal detector screenings prior to entering the Heliport
  • No refunds
  • No exceptions


Voucher Information:
After your online purchase you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation, with a link to your online voucher, will also be e-mailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. Redeem at any of the visitor center locations listed on the voucher. At the visitor center, simply show your voucher on your mobile phone or bring a printed copy.

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Departure Location:
Downtown Manhattan Heliport: Pier 6 East River between South Street Seaport and Staten Island Ferry

Departure Time:
Monday through Saturday- 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Tour Length:
15 Minutes

Voucher Information:
After your online purchase you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation, with a link to your online voucher, will also be e-mailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. Redeem at any of the visitor center locations listed on the voucher. At the visitor center, simply show your voucher on your mobile phone or bring a printed copy.

What will I see on the Classic Manhattan Helicopter Tour?
You’ll have a one-of-a-kind aerial views of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, Governor’s Island, the Freedom Tower, the 9/11 Memorial, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Financial District, the Empire State Building, Battery Park, Madison Square Garden, the Chrysler Building, Times Square, the U.S.S Intrepid, Central Park and the George Washington Bridge.

What happens after I make my purchase?
After you complete your online purchase, you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation including a link to your online voucher will also be emailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. As soon as you arrive in New York, call Manhattan Helicopters at the number listed on your voucher to make your reservation. Bring your voucher to the heliport 45 minutes before your tour is scheduled to start and show it at the customer service desk upon arrival.

How long is my voucher valid?
Your voucher is valid for 6 months.

Do I need to make a reservation for my Classic Manhattan Tour?
Yes, Manhattan Helicopters requires reservations. To reserve your tour, please call their reservations department at +1 (646) 395-3639 or toll-free at (888) 376-8935.

Do I need to specify a date of travel when I place my order?
No. When you begin your order, you will have to choose the day you believe you are going to use the voucher. However, we understand that plans change, so you’ll have 6 months to make your official reservation and use your voucher. Once you’ve made your reservation with Manhattan Helicopters, your booking is confirmed. If you need to reschedule, please do so 48 hours in advance. Otherwise, you will be charged their cancellation fee.

Why am I charged a $35 heliport fee?
This fee is required by the Downtown Manhattan Heliport. Every helicopter company is mandated to charge this fee, which covers the Downtown Manhattan Heliport’s operating costs.

Why do I need to arrive 45 minutes before my tour?
The pre-flight process to ensure your safety and comfort takes about 45 minutes. You will go through a security screening, check in with the reservations desk, and place your belongings in a private secure locker. Then, you’ll be assigned a seat according to your weight, watch a short safety video, and be outfitted with a life vest.

Will my tour be cancelled due to bad weather?
For your safety, tours may be cancelled due to bad weather. If you have any weather concerns, please contact the reservations department. Tours cancelled due to weather conditions may be rescheduled.

What can I bring on the helicopter?
Please bring your camera or smartphone to take great photos! Glasses/sunglasses are also allowed. All other personal belongings (including purses, scarves, backpacks, hats and all loose items) must be put in a secure locker prior to boarding.

What languages is the tour narration available in?
Recorded tour narration is offered in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Japanese and Russian. Only 2 languages can be played simultaneously. If more than 2 languages are requested from passengers on your flight, the narration language may be defaulted to English.
Soar to thrilling heights and experience New York City from the sky with the most popular tour by Manhattan Helicopters - The Classic Manhattan Tour!

Head to the Downtown Manhattan Heliport at Pier 6 and get ready to experience the Big Apple like you’ve never seen it before! Soar to breathtaking heights and come eye-to-eye with the city’s most iconic landmark, the Statue of Liberty. The tour continues into the city metropolis where you’ll have dazzling views of Ground Zero, The Freedom Tower, Times Square, and countless towering NYC skyscrapers. Conclude your aerial sightseeing with views of world famous Central Park and it’s magnificent greenery.

Safety is always top priority at Manhattan Helicopters. Each modern helicopter is equipped with comfortable seats, large windows, and BOSE noise-reduction headphones so that you can enjoy your time in the sky in comfort.

For a sightseeing experience unlike any other, book your Classic Manhattan Helicopter Tour today!

Helicopter Sights Include:

  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island & Governors Island
  • 9/11 Memorial/Freedom Tower & Battery Park
  • Empire State Building
  • Chrysler Building
  • Times Square
  • Central Park
  • U.S.S. Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum



IMPORTANT:

  • Please note that helicopter tours do not operate on Sundays
  • ADDITIONAL $35.00 per person Heliport fee payable prior to boarding
  • Bags and personal items are not allowed onboard (cameras only)
  • 300 lbs max weight per passenger. Passengers over 250lbs will incur an additional fee. (All passengers are subject to a weight check prior to boarding)
  • Seating in the helicopter is based on weight and balance
  • Valid Government photo ID required for check-in
  • Tour durations may vary based on flight routing and weather conditions
  • Manhattan Helicopters reserves the right to amend the flight route without notice (flights will be altered during Yankee home games)
  • Minimum of four (4) passengers per flight
  • Prices are subject to change without notice
  • Management reserves the right to refuse boarding to a passenger or to upgrade passengers at anytime
  • Passengers are subject to metal detector screenings prior to entering the Heliport
  • No refunds
  • No exceptions


Voucher Information:
After your online purchase you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation, with a link to your online voucher, will also be e-mailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. Redeem at any of the visitor center locations listed on the voucher. At the visitor center, simply show your voucher on your mobile phone or bring a printed copy.

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