GRAND ISLAND HELICOPTER TOUR

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Feel Like You’re Flying Your Own Helicopter over NYC

This once-in-a-lifetime helicopter flight extends the Big City tour south past Liberty Harbor to the world-famous Coney Island beach and amusement park. You get to 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 turns back northbound, and you pass the Statue of Liberty again as you head back downtown. 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!

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
  • The Bronx and Yankee Stadium
  • Palisades Cliffs
  • Spuyten Devil Bridge
  • Plus
    • Verrazano Bridge
    • Staten Island
    • Coney Island beach and amusement park
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  • Disclaimer: This tour includes a $40 per person heliport fee as mandated by the Downtown Manhattan Heliport. Cancellations made 24-48 hours before the scheduled departure time incur a fee of $50 per passenger. All cancellations made within 24 hours of the scheduled departure time, as well as no-shows, incur 100% of tour charges. If you can’t make your tour, please contact ZIP AVIATION at least 24 hours in advance to reschedule your tour at no additional cost.

    Late arrivals are addressed on a case-by-case basis depending on seating and aircraft availability. Reservations made at the heliport on the day of the tour forfeit the right to cancel after the payment has been made. A deposit may be required to guarantee seats. The maximum weight is 300 pounds (136 kilograms) per passenger. The scheduled duration of tours can vary based on flight routing, airspace restrictions, and weather conditions.

    ZIP AVIATION reserves the right to amend flight paths for safety without giving notice to passengers. Flight routes are altered during Yankee home games to avoid restricted airspace. All passengers must pass through a metal detector security screening and present a valid government-issued ID for security purposes. Tour prices are subject to change without notice. ZIP AVIATION reserves the right to refuse boarding to passengers or upgrade passengers at any time. ZIP AVIATION reserves the right to alter or terminate flights due to any circumstance including weather, security, maintenance, emergencies, aircraft availability, or acts of God.