NYC: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Helicopter Tour

NYC: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Helicopter Tour

From US$ 224 per person

Discover the beauty of NYC from above with this 17-19 minute helicopter tour. Marvel at views of Manhattan's towering skyline, the Statue of Liberty, and Ellis island.

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Duration 18 minutes
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Get a bird's-eye-view the Empire State Building and the Statue of Liberty
  • Discover the stunning beauty of Central Park and its lake from above
  • Ride in a well-maintained craft with a pilot that puts your safely first
  • Expereince the excitement of taking off and landing in a helicopter
  • Snap pictures of incredible panoramic views of Manhattan's skyline
Full description

Explore NYC from above with this helicopter tour. Experience the thrill of flying over the city's hottest sites like Central Park, the Empire State Building, and the Hudson River. Capture pictures of stunning views of the city from the air. 

Be picked up by a comfortable shuttle bus from a centrally-located meeting point and sit back and relax on the drive to the helipad. Get weighed to ensure that the flight goes smoothly. Hop aboard the helicopter and buckle up for take-off. 

Feel the excitement of swooping over the glittering towers of Manhattan. See the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island from the sky. Fly by the Empire State Building, and check out Central Park from above as you fly along the Hudson River before cruising by the Intrepid Air, Sea, and Space Museum.

  • Helicopter tour
  • Pilot
  • Free onsite parking
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Meeting point

Please call the activity provider at 1-862-849-2652 as soon as you arrive at FlyNYON Helicopter Tours and the shuttle van which is light blue with a red and white helicopter and New York Helicopter logo will pick you up from the front of the bistro located at the middle of the building.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Helicopter seats 6 passengers and 1 pilot
  • Tours require a minimum of 5 passengers for the tour to operate, so if the threshold is not met, the tour can be rescheduled
  • All 6 seats must be purchased for a private tour
  • Seating goes according to weight and balance
  • The max weight is 250 pounds per person
  • Passengers are weighed at the activity provider's facility and passengers weighing more than the weight limit are required to purchase an additional seat or they will forfeit their flight

Product ID: 424783