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Niagara Helicopters Limited

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Address: 3731 Victoria Ave, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 4B2, Canada
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+1 905-357-5672
09:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:00

For over 50 years Niagara Helicopters has been flying guests from all over...

For over 50 years Niagara Helicopters has been flying guests from all over the world over the majestic Niagara Falls! Views include the Whirlpool Rapids, American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and the Canadian Horseshoe Falls. Open 364 days a year (weather permitting) from 9am until sunset, Niagara Helicopters is located only 5 minutes from the Falls with plenty of FREE parking! On-board commentary available in 12 languages with 7 languages spoken on-site.

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WOW!!!!!!!!!!!! Must do if you want to be thrilled.....

The team at Niagara Helicopters made the ride a once in a lifetime event for the Falls. I felt very safe and comfortable in this helicopter. If you have the time, go for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 July 2016
Elizabeth C
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

The team at Niagara Helicopters made the ride a once in a lifetime event for the Falls. I felt very safe and comfortable in this helicopter. If you have the time, go for it......

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Amazing trip with zero issues and staff were helpful, kind and fun! The photo was great and I recommend this to any age group

1 Thank Sphinc69
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of taking a helicopter ride over niagara falls fantastic staff who helped my wife has she is a full time wheelchair user. Well recommended to everyone and the less mobile. Best way to visit this attraction is on a wego bus if you are not driving ask the driver and he will tell... More 

2 Thank ganchie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

First time in a helicopter and it was great. The pilot certainly knew what he was dong. Felt completely safe and got some amazing pictures of the falls. Only drawback: too fast!!! You feel you can stay up there for hours!

1 Thank Alexandra N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Treat yourself to a once in a lifetime trip over Niagara Falls. The pilot was very efficient, and handled the helicopter with great ease. He took the time to circle the falls several times, from different angles. My suggestion is to get a front seat or window back seat. These helicopters are newer models, well equipped and spacious. If you... More 

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Holland, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

The trip across the front of the American Falls and over around, and back over the top of the Canadian Falls was awesome. Did not feel as if the trip was too hurried as time was spent hovering around and over the Canadian Falls. A whole new perspective on the massiveness of the Falls.

Thank Ray D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Tourist trap. Short trip, limited viewing of the falls, expensive. Quick to take your money, usher you on a helicopter, quick happy snap, fly over the falls with voice recording playing. I've done a number of helicopter flights around the world and to date this is the only one I wouldn't recommend.

1 Thank Mathew L
Anna P, General Manager at Niagara Helicopters Limited, responded to this review

Dear Mathew: I am sorry you did not have a pleasant experience with our company. We do as much as we possibly can to avoid being a "tourist trap". Unfortunately our flight path is regulated by Transport Canada and the FAA. We literally must follow a standardized path in order to ensure public and client safety. There are several helicopters... More 

Maroochydore, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Oh what an experience. Didn't have to wait long to have an experience of a lifetime flying over the spectacular Niagara Falls Park. I was fortunate to be sitting in the front seat and had a birds eye view and I have great photos of the river and the falls. Something I will remember forever.

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Maumelle, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Our tickets were part of a package deal with our hotel so I feel like we got a good deal. When my group of 4 arrived there was no wait time. We were the only ones in the helicopter so there was no problem for us with the seating. I wasn't a big fan of the recording but I understand... More 

1 Thank Karen P
Sunbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Our Niagara tour dropped us off at the helipad and we had a very short wait. There's the obligatory photos to get out of the way before you climb aboard the very smart chopper - there were 3 of them in use - and away incredibly smoothly. The headphones provide a fairly unobtrusive commentary of the various things to see... More 

Thank Georgie T

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