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Vacation Destinations Near to New York City

For the busy New Yorker, there is not much time to vacation outside of the city. Below are five vacation destinations near the city that can be reached within an hour by helicopter. Hamptons, New York – A longtime fabled playground for New Yorkers, the Hamptons offers luxury, relaxation, beaches, fine dining, sport, and pampering….

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New York City Helicopter Pilot on the Job, A Career to Love

NEW YORK, NY – Captain Andrew Woods at Manhattan Helicopters is one of the most highly reviewed and requested tour pilots in New York City. Check any tourism review site, Trip Advisor, Viator, or the like, and you are bound to see his name next to multiple stars. Mashable producer Evan Engel recently interviewed Woods…

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Give Mom the Gift of a Helicopter Ride for Mother’s Day

Looking for something special to give your Mom, wife, or grandmother but still stumped on authentic ideas? A luxurious helicopter tour over New York City is your answer! Helicopter tour companies charge as low as $145 per seat, which may seem steep until you hear what they will get to see. Passengers are seated in…

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Helicopter Tour Safety

Security Screening. Prior to entering the heliport, you will go through a full metal detector screening by heliport security. Security officials will scan passengers for prohibited items such as weapons, chemicals, explosives, or anything else that can harm a passenger or pilot. Rest assured you are safe flying out of the Downtown Manhattan Heliport with…

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Five Tours You Must Try in Manhattan

Manhattan Helicopter Tour. Seeing New York City from 1,000 feet above it offers the most magnificent aerial viewpoints to the most curious of tourists. If you’re not up for walking, sit back, relax, and let Manhattan Helicopters fly you around the Big Apple’s fabled monuments in style. In 30 minutes or less you can capture…

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Helicopter Getaways from New York City

1. Hamptons During the warmer months, thousands of New Yorkers flock to the lush playgrounds of the Hamptons. Rather than sit in two hours of bumper-to-bumper traffic, many people charter helicopters to their favorite location. Charter helicopters are priced based on the aircraft (based on number of passengers), flight duration, flight time, and landing location….

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