Culture Trip stands with
Black Lives Matter

Link copied!

Manhattan Sky Tour: New York Helicopter Flight

New York City, United States
Stay Safe During COVID-19
Click here for more important COVID related information about this experience.


15 minutesMobile & paper tickets accepted

Take to the Manhattan skies for an exciting helicopter tour of New York City! Enjoy spectacular aerial views of Manhattan on this memorable 12-15-minute helicopter flight that takes you past the Statue of Liberty, New York's financial district of Wall Street and the humbling sight of Ground Zero. Catch a glimpse of the magnificent Empire State Building and historic Ellis Island for a truly birds-eye view of New York City!

What's Included

  • 12-15-minute Helicopter tour
  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Zip Aviation - Helicopter Tours & Charters
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • The listed price does not include a US$40 per person (including infants) heliport/security fee, payable at the time of tour check-in. The heliport/security fee is mandated by the Downtown Manhattan Heliport and is not within our control.

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Zip Aviation - Helicopter Tours & Charters, 6 E River Piers Downtown Manhattan Heliport, New York City, NY 10004-3200

ZIP AVIATION offers helicopter tours of New York City and private charter services from NYC to the entire Northeast United States. Three different helicopter tours of NYC are available, ranging from 15 to 30 minutes in length. Visit our location where you will watch a safety video and meet our team.

Duration: 15 minutes

The Location

Where To Go

Zip Aviation, 6 East River Greenway, Bikeway, NY 10004, USA


New York City, United States

Return details

Returns to original departure point


Average Rating


5 stars


4 stars


3 stars


2 stars


1 star


Written Reviews (24)

1 of 8

Beautiful View from<br/> Above New York...


Beautiful View from
Above New York City Skylines
Great Crew
Pilot was super Friendly
On time definitely will do it again

I was very pleased with...

Steven S

I was very pleased with my tour, the day was beautiful for flying, the views were stunning to view all of Manhattan. I would definitely recommend anyone to fly on a helicopter. Definitely a wonderful opportunity. The staff and the pilot very helpful

superbe. nice pilot and awesome...

Miguel H

superbe. nice pilot and awesome flight. easy and uncomplicatet. the flight was so beautifull. easy to accsess with metro line 1

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Helicopter seating is based on a 4- or 6-passenger helicopter, whichever is available at the time of your tour
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 250lbs (113kgs) will be required to purchase an additional seat. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour. 300-lb (136kg) maximum weight per passenger.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

New York City

Manhattan Sky Tour: New York Helicopter Flight

From $215.00
Secure Payment

More Experiences In New York City

Cultural & Theme Tours

Harlem Wednesday-Morning Gospel Tour


From $65.00 · 4 hours

Walking & Biking Tours

3-Day Immersive Photography Workshop in New York City

From $1,150.00 · 3 days

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

60 Minute Statue of Liberty Sightseeing tour-New York Harbor

From $12.50 · 1 hour

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Audio Guide Tour (Priority Access)

From $95.00 · 4 hours

Walking & Biking Tours

Statue of Liberty Tour and 9/11 Museum Entry


From $132.00 · 8 hours

Cultural & Theme Tours

Statue of Liberty Private Tour for Families with children

From $380.00 · 2 hours

From $215.00