Scenic Hudson River Helicopter Tour

From: $463   

Location(s):

Danbury Municipal Airport - Danbury, CT

Availability:

Year-Round:
Mondays - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wesnesday through Saturday - 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
*Pending pilot availability

Experience the beauty of the Hudson River Valley in a whole new way with this scenic helicopter tour!
  • Fly with a FAA Certified pilot for this approximately 45-minute tour
  • Travel nearly 75 miles in a Robinson R44-helicopter which can accommodate up to 2 passengers
  • Aerial tour may include views of Katonah, Yorktown, Bear Mountain, Cold Spring, and West Point
  • Enjoy unbeatable bird's eye views of the iconic Hudson River!


More detailed description >

Description:

The Hudson River Valley is renowned for it's beautiful scenery and quaint riverside villages. Many have explored the area on foot, but few have experienced the beauty of the Hudson River from above. Now is your chance with this scenic helicopter tour of the Hudson River!

Your tour will begin at the Danbury Municipal Airport where you will meet your FAA Certified pilot and guide. Before lift-off, your pilot will give you and your group a quick ground safety briefing so everyone is safe and familiar with all of the protocols. Next, you will climb aboard a Robinson R-44 helicopter embark on your journey!

Flying high above the Connecticut countryside and up the Hudson River Valley, some memorable sights on the approximately 45-minute flight may include (and are subject to change):

  • Katonah
  • Yorktown
  • Croton on Hudson
  • Peekskill
  • Bear Mountain
  • West Point
  • Mohopac
  • and more!



Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • 240 pounds per person weight limit, subject to combined passenger weight limits
  • Third passenger is welcome if within combined passenger weight restrictions of 480 pounds per group
  • Photo ID is required
  • Parental consent form must be signed for passengers under 18 years old

Duration:
Plan to be at the airport for a total of 60-75 minutes with approximately 45 minutes of flight time (engine start to engine stop).

Maximum Participants:
The combined passenger weight restriction for this tour is 480 pounds. Typically, this accommodates 2 adults and 1 child. If within the combined weight restrictions, 3 adults could participate.

Spectators:
This experience is for participants only

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions. In the event of inclement weather, your pilot will work with you to reschedule your experience.

What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions. Sunglasses and camera are recommended.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 24 hours prior to your experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 24 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is cancelled due to inclement weather or aircraft maintenance, you will reschedule your experience directly with the experience provider.

Experience ID:
AIR-CON-0008



View FAQ's >

  1. Are there weight restrictions for this tour?
    Yes. Individual passengers must not exceed 240 pounds. The combined weight limit is 480 pounds. Typically, a tour can accommodate 2 adults and 1 child, but 3 adults could fit if they are within the combined weight restrictions.
  2. What happens if the weather is bad?
    If the flight gets cancelled due to the weather, participants may reschedule the experience at no additional costs. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.