Helicopter flights can provide a unique and exhilarating experience for all types of passengers. Orlando, Florida, is a popular tourist destination and offers an abundant amount of helicopter flights to enable passengers of all ages to experience aerial sightseeing of the city and its most popular attractions including Universal Studios, Sea World and Walt Disney World.
Orlando Helicenter is in Kissimmee, Florida, just a short drive from Orlando attractions. It offers an introductory flight for first-time passengers to get a feel for the helicopter ride. The introductory ride enables passengers to get an aerial view of the nearby area. Other flights include tours of Old Kissimmee, Walt Disney World Parks, all area theme parks and an ultimate tour that travels 60 miles around the Orlando area. Orlando Helicenter also offers night flights and fire works flights. All helicopter flights require at least two passengers. Orlando Helicenter offers reduced rates for children under 9 years old. It also offers special rates for groups of 15 or more people.
International HeliTours is in the southeast part of the city on International Drive. It offers a variety of tours to provide guests with exciting helicopter experiences. The tours include an 8-mile flight over Sea World and nearby attractions, a 30-mile flight over attractions such as Sea World, Universal Studios and Wet-n-Wild, and a 55-mile flight over a variety of attractions including Downtown Disney, Epcot and Animal Kingdom. A 100-mile Celebrity Grand Tour flies over a vast amount of attractions as well as homes of famous celebrities. A flight to watch fireworks is offered once each evening. International HeliTours offers special rates for children 11 years old and under. All flights require at least two adult fares.
Sunshine Helicopters offers many different narrated tours to provide guests with insight and interesting facts about the Orlando area. The tours include a three- to four-minute Orange Ride, a five- to seven-minute Discovery Tour that flies over areas such as Downtown Disney, Epcot and Gaylord Palms Resort and a 15- to 17-minute Expedition Tour that flies over a variety of attractions including Sea World, Universal Studios, Downtown Disney and Old Town. Sunshine Helicopters requires a minimum of at least two passengers per flight.