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Helisight

Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22430-200, Brazil
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Best of Rio De Janeiro!

Since our first visit to Rio de Janeiro, we have been dreaming of flying over the world-famous... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Ruined the purpose of my trip, dont fly here!!!!

Ruined the purpose of my trip. I went to Brazil for a wedding in another location and flew to Rio... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Mike S
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Flying with Helisight, you will discover fantastic views of the Wonderful City, having a unique and unforgettable helicopter flight experience. With this objective we offer several panoramic flight itineraries over Rio de Janeiro, all carefully planned to offer the best route options, flight time and prices, providing a suitable choice to your interest.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible9%
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“amazing views” (2 reviews)
“ride” (6 reviews)
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Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22430-200, Brazil
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Since our first visit to Rio de Janeiro, we have been dreaming of flying over the world-famous beaches and around the Christ the Redeemer statue—one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. At long last, that dream became a reality. Emille, “Mrs. Research,” throughly...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Ruined the purpose of my trip. I went to Brazil for a wedding in another location and flew to Rio for 2 days to specifically to rent a helicopter to do photography from sine that's my hobby. I called ahead of time and they said...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

After you saw the statue and you did the pan de sugar you have to do the helicopter Amazing moment Incredible I have to words to describe the feeling Love love love it

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing air tour over Rio de Janeiro. I did the 15 minutes ride and it shows Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon beaches, the sugar loaf and a close flight to the Christ Redeemer... great way to see Rio

1  Thank Maria F
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Find this extraordinarily helicopter base on the summit of the first peak of sugar mountain. To get there you need to take the cable car but make sure you ask just for the first peak, unless of course you want to go to the summit...More

1  Thank SimonP3131
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

It was a great experience that was worth every penny! The staff at the helipad / launching area were warm and accommodating. The pilot was giving very interesting information as we went and took the 30 minute tour. Rio de Janeiro will be one of...More

1  Thank Andrew F
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

When we came it was mean to be the highlight of our trip. Excited children, excited wife. Nothing better. Imagine our surprise when they kept us waiting for over an hour for our flight, putting other locals ahead of us who turned up after us,...More

6  Thank mct63
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Helisight, Gerente at Helisight, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017
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Prezado Sr. Desculpe-nos a demora em responder seus comentários sobre os quais só agora tivemos conhecimento. Gostaríamos de fazer um...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

You're paying for views that you can't get anywhere else. Only you can decide if the price is worth it. Didn't love the scam that two people had to pay for three people if we wanted to ride that day. However, my travel partner really...More

Thank GinaDx
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Helisight, Gerente at Helisight, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017
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Prezada Sra. Gina; Desculpe-nos a demora em responder seus comentários sobre os quais só agora tivemos conhecimento. Agradecemos suas observações...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Nothing to say about the view, as it's an amazing experience and I'll recommend the helicopter tour around Rio ... But I'd definitely recommend another company to do it !!! I came here for a present to my wife, and they told me with a...More

5  Thank Mehdi B
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Helisight, Gerente at Helisight, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017
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Prezado Mehdi; Desculpe-nos a demora em responder seus comentários sobre os quais só agora tivemos conhecimento. Agradecemos terem podido voar...More

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Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I was planing the flight over rio with another company which flies for 30min for 650 real but finaly after a visit to sugar loaf i make the mistake to pay 690 for 11 min over copa and corcovado Rush quick flight with rude stuff...More

4  Thank Dreamerworldtravel
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