The helicopter ride in Dubai

The helicopter tour/ride in Dubai is one of the most luxurious things to do in Dubai for tourists as well as residents. It is surely designed to make this memory an unforgettable experience for you forever. It is set for you keeping in mind the mesmerizing vistas of this city so that you can soar high above it and admire it from up there. This privileged aerial tour allows you to have an uninterrupted view of the beauties of Dubai from the Burj Khalifa to the majestic Burj al Arab to the spectacular Palm Jumeirah. These tours are designed for your viewing pleasure and the unobstructed view of Dubai from up there is a sight for sore eyes. You can choose if you want a 12-minute or a 22-minute ride from the Dubai Festival City. There are two different tours on the agenda – The Heritage Tour and The Explorer Tour that covers different areas of Dubai for the satisfaction and enchantment of different souls.

This helicopter tour makes for a great gift or present to your loved one and says anything from “I love you” to “thank you” to “happy birthday/anniversary”. It can be enjoyed by residents and tourists alike.

A helicopter ride over Dubai is the only way to contemplate the magnitude of the city. 3 different itineraries are performed:

Tour 12 minutes

We enjoy views of Dubai Festival City, Dubai Creek, Deira Golf Course Golf Club, Port Rashid, Sheikh Zayed Road, Downtown Dubai and Burj Khalifa.

Tour 17 minutes

This flight will cross the city to reach Downtown Dubai, Palm Jumeirah, the Burj Al Arab and Atlantis hotel.

Tour 22 minutes

The most comprehensive tour because you see everything stated in the other two routes and more. It is the most recommended.

Which flight to choose?

Since the most spectacular area of Dubai is its coastline and all projects that have been created over the water, it is recommend taking the routes 17 or 22 minutes.

The helicopters

The helicopters used are, for day trips, Eurocopter 130 B4 and for the night, Agusta A109. Each one has a capacity for 5 passengers and offers the best views.

Important dates and times

When booking a tour, you have to select a date and time. You’ll have to be at the heliport between 30 and 45 minutes before departure.


12, 17 or 22 minutes