Grand Island Helicopter Tour $349

Grand Island Helicopter Tour
25-30 minutes

This is the closest experience you will find to flying your own helicopter!  Your flight of fantasy extends the Big City tour south past Liberty Harbor to the world-famous Coney Island beach and amusement park.  You will fly over the spectacular Verrazano Bridge, the longest double decker suspension bridge in New York connecting Staten Island and Brooklyn.  The grandeur and romance of the vistas make this tour a perfect date or family adventure.  Your pilot will turn back northbound, and you will pass the Statue of Liberty again as you head home to downtown.  You will revel in the delight of seeing New York's harbors and beaches in their entirety!  Bring a camera to capture these unparalleled views in your memory forever!  Tours available Mon-Sat 9am-7pm. 

Tour Length: 25-30 minutes
$349 Fare per Passenger
$40 Heliport Fee
*4 to 6 Passengers per Helicopter
Full Payment Due Before Tour.
Book online now!
Sights Include:
Statue of Liberty 
Ellis Island 
One World Trade Center 
9/11 Memorial Site
Brooklyn Bridge
Battery Park
Wall Street
Empire State Building
Chrysler Building 
Madison Square Garden
U.S.S. Intrepid Museum
Times Square
Central Park
Columbia University
Grant's Tomb
George Washington Bridge
Harlem and Harlem River
Bronx & Yankee Stadium
Palisades Cliffs
Spuyten Devil Bridge
Verrazano Bridge
Staten Island
Coney Island Beach & Amusement Park

Make it a Private Grand Island Tour!

Would you like the helicopter all to yourself?  Private tours are also available for all three public tour routes. You will be the only passengers aboard your own personal helicopter. Book now for that special date, marriage proposal, need-to-impress meeting, or other special occasion. (2 passenger minimum, 6 passenger maximum)

Up to 6 passengers: 



*all fees included

Call us to reserve a private tour at (212) 422-1700. $100 per person deposit required to book private tour.  Full payment due before tour. 

Disclaimer: $40 heliport fee per passenger as mandated by the Downtown Manhattan Heliport.  Cancellations made 24-48 hours before the scheduled departure time will incur a fee of $50 per passenger.  Cancellation made within 24 hours of the scheduled departure time, as well as no-shows, will incur 100% of tour charges.  Please contact Zip Aviation at least 24 hours in advance, and we will re-schedule your tour at no additional cost.  Late arrivals will be addressed on a case-by-case basis depending on seating and aircraft availability.  Reservations made at the heliport forfeit the right to cancel after payment has been made.  A deposit may be required to guarantee seats.  300-pound (lb) max weight per passenger.  Passengers over 250lbs will incur a fee.  Scheduled duration of tours may vary based on flight routing and weather conditions.  Zip Aviation reserves the right to amend the flight paths without notice.  Flight routes will be altered during Yankee home games to avoid restricted airspace.  All passengers must pass through a metal detector security screening and present a government-issued ID for security purposes.  Prices are subject to change without notice.  Zip Aviation reserves the right to refuse boarding to a passenger or to upgrade passengers at any time.  Zip Aviation reserves the right to alter or terminate flights due to weather, security, maintenance, emergencies, aircraft availability, or acts of God.  
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