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Caribbean Helicopters

Runway 10, V.C. Bird International Airport, St. John's, Antigua
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Helicopter tour of Monserrat

Two words: absolutely fantastic. This was our daughters’ first experience in a helicopter, and it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Iain S
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
Absolutely amazing tour of volcano on Montserrat from Antigua

My husband and I decided to do the tour of the Soufrière Hills volcano on Montserrat. It was an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ashley R
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“helicopter tour” (21 reviews)
“active volcano” (15 reviews)
“safety briefing” (23 reviews)
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Runway 10, V.C. Bird International Airport, St. John's, Antigua
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two words: absolutely fantastic. This was our daughters’ first experience in a helicopter, and it did not disappoint, the pilot was excellent and very knowledgeable about the area and the volcano, not surprising really as part of his job is taking the vulcanologists out to...More

Thank Iain S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I decided to do the tour of the Soufrière Hills volcano on Montserrat. It was an unforgettable experience. If you are over the weight limit, don't be afraid to talk to them about going. I paid an extra half ticket price because...More

Thank Ashley R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three of my friends and I flew in from Nevis early in the morning. Our heli flight was scheduled for 12.00 but the very friendly staff managed to shift us to 10.30 which suited us greatly because we had all day before our night flight...More

Thank VICTOR K
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Enjoyed a wonderful trip to see Montserrat! The entire staff was helpful and knowledgeable. They make safety a priority, and help nervous travelers feel at ease. The pilot was an excellent guide, full of lots of interesting facts and information. The sights you will see...More

Thank amandak2782
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We took the helicopter to see the volcano on the island of Montserrat. The pilot was excellent, the flight was smooth, and we would go on this venture again. Worth every penny.

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We booked this helicopter trip through P & O Cruises when visiting Antigua on the Aurora cruise ship. We were met on the quayside by a rep who took us to the minibus for a short journey out to the helipad. We were shown a...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We’d booked this flight before joining our cruise as we considered it to be the opportunity of a lifetime to see the devastation on the island of Montserrat caused by volcanic eruptions in the nineties. The pilot (Greg) was extremely informative and a very good...More

Thank mcesteve
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first time in a helicopter and we were not disappointed. My husband got the front with the pilot who talked and point things out the whole ride. He showed so many cool sites. To see the island from above is amazing. We...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We booked the helicopter trip before embarking on our cruise, after reading the reviews we were looking forward to a trip of a lifetime for our silver wedding anniversary. We arrived at the helicopter base on the day of the flight only to be told...More

Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We chose an excursion to Montserrat's volcano. The staff were polite and helpful and took their time briefing us on safety aspects of the helicopter we were going to fly in. They sorted us by weight such that the helicopter was appropriate balanced. I got...More

Thank Scott M
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timeshareaddict
1 November 2016|
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Response from NeilDickinson | Property representative |
Hi Nancy We do not provide pick up and drop off service. All the major hotels have agreements with the taxi association who can and do provide taxi services to and from our heliport at Fort James. Please let me know if we... More
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Pamela H
25 September 2016|
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Response from Roger K | Reviewed this property |
We did reserve. I think we did need our passport as well from what I recall.
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