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Bird's Eye View Helicopters

23 America's Cup Avenue, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-843-8687
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My boyfriend stumbled across a groupon for these guys while looking for a birthday gift for me and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
West Greenwich, Rhode Island
via mobile
Donna's 70th Birthday Tour

A first time helicopter flight of a lifetime for a 70th surprise birthday present. Absolute... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Albert B
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The only way to experience Newport, Rhode Island. Private helicopter tours since 2000. Open year round. Great for all ages. See all of the Newport Mansions from above and more. Visit our website for all our exciting tour options. IMPORTANT - You will fly out of our launch pad at 211 Airport Access Road, Middletown, Rhode island. It's 10 minutes away from Newport Wharf.
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23 America's Cup Avenue, Newport, RI 02840
+1 401-843-8687

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend stumbled across a groupon for these guys while looking for a birthday gift for me and decided it would be the perfect surprise, and it was. Not only was the tour absolutely breathtaking, but all of the staff were friendly, courteous, and professional...More

Thank miatraf
Reviewed 6 days ago

A first time helicopter flight of a lifetime for a 70th surprise birthday present. Absolute beautiful tour of Newport Rhode Island. Can't say enough about the pilot, the helicopter and the staff as well as the actual first helicopter ride ever! Would strongly recommend this...More

Thank Albert B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been to Newport several times but you haven’t seen it until you see it from the sky! Absolutely amazing experience!

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time, the staff was great to inform us what to expect. Pilot was great, views were beautiful. It was on my bucket list and my husband surprised me for our anniversary. I'm looking forward to doing it again in the future.

Thank lcorreia5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Omg, it was AMAZING!!!! The helicopter was so smooth , the view was awesome and the pilot was so knowledgeable. He pointed everything out. He took us down a bit to see schools of fish! Schools of fish from the sky!!!! The day started cloudy...More

Thank Adriene O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My father wanted to go for a helicopter ride. I do not know really why he never went. We were talking about going, but he got sick and we lost him. So we decided to go to Bird's Eye View and go for a Helicopter...More

Thank Babette F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have flown every tour, done the introduction to flight, and had "custom flights" with them. The ride is like being in an elevator. Helicopters do not rely on forward airspeed to fly so the ride is smoother. I have taken a lot of photographs...More

Thank Stephen O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon checking in the greeter was very friendly and informative. A beatiful smooth ride on a sunny day. The tour guide's name was Forest and he was very exhuberant and knowledgeable. He even suggested other parts of Rhode Island to visit and things to do....More

Thank anthony m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour made a fantastic birthday surprise for my husband. Even though the weather wasn't the greatest it didn't detract from the fun. The ride was super smooth and our pilot, Forrest was terrific. The beautiful sights and the helicopter ride were equally enjoyable. We...More

Thank Christine Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Without a doubt, this is the way to see Newport! My son and I had the pleasure of flying with Pilot Forest on Sunday afternoon, September 24th. This was our first helicopter ride and we were amazed how smooth and secure the whole flight was....More

Thank LarryReview17
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11 May 2016|
Response from Newport_Helicopters | Property representative |
Good question! Rose Island, Goat Island, Beavertail, Castle Hill, Dutch Island, Hog Island and Ida Lewis. Feel free to check out our website for more information as well. Thanks!