Experience the sights that make New York famous with our Central Park Tour. 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.

Manhattan’s Central Park receives about 35 million visitors each year, but you will have the best view of it all on this tour. Look Lady Liberty in the eye and see where millions of immigrants entered our beloved country at Ellis Island.

This tour costs $189 + $35 Heliport Fee per person.

The duration is approximately 17 to 19 minutes.

Tour Highlights

  • Ellis Island
  • Governor’s Island
  • Central park
  • Empire State Building
  • Hudson River
  • Intrepid Air, Sea and Space museum
  • South Street Seaport
  • Wall Street Financial Center

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Tour Route

You will experience some of our favorite places that make NYC world famous on this tour!

Central Park and the Statue of Liberty are not only cherished by New Yorkers, they are significant to our country’s history. Experience each of these NYC treasures on this helicopter tour as well as Ellis Island, the Empire State Building, the Intrepid Air, Sea and Space Museum.

Approx. 19 minutes

As per agreement with City Hall, all tour helicopter companies are restricted to flying over water.



The best way to experience the symbols and sights of America’s freedom is on the Liberty Tour.


Want a little more? Our Grand Tour offers all of the sights listed above and then some!

Cancellation Policy

New York Helicopter Charter Inc. requires 48-hours in order to change or cancel a Helicopter Tour reservation.

New York Helicopter sightseeing tour reservations canceled within 48 hours before their scheduled departure will be assessed a cancellation fee equal to the full purchase price of the original ticket.

No-shows will be assessed a 100% cancellation fee.

If you need to change or cancel your tour reservation with us, please provide us with 48 hours notice prior to your scheduled tour time and we will be happy to accommodate your schedule change.

Any passenger failing to board their flight will be considered a no-show. No refund will be made for any unused portion once any segment of a scheduled flight is used.

Group Tour Policies: There are NO refunds on group tours reservations (6 or more passengers), however it is good for 1 year and must be utilized.

Terms and Conditions: All flights must have a reservation. No “walk-ins”. New York Helicopter has the right to cancel any flight any time for any reason -Management reserves the right to upgrade passengers on any tour flights. All passengers must have a valid photo ID and the credit or debit card used to book reservation. All flight reservations must be confirmed. Cancellations must be made 48 hours prior to your scheduled flight time. Gift Certificates bought directly from New York Helicopter Charter Inc. are valid for one year from the date of purchase.

IMPORTANT NOTICE *** Check in time is 45 minutes prior to your scheduled flight time at 78 John Miller Way, Kearny, NJ 07032.

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