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Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours

Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours
1949 Winfield Dunn Pkwy Sevierville, TN 37876
1-800-987-9852  
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Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours Schedule Schedule
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Upcoming Schedule:
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Jan
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Mon
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11:00 AM
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11:00 AM
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See the Great Smoky Mountains in an amazing and unique way - from the air on a scenic helicopter tour! These Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours offer a unique opportunity you simply will not find anywhere else. On this ride, passengers will get to fly over the Great Smoky Mountains for a birds eye view of the top sights in the area. Guests fly high and get an exhilarating time and spectacular views in one convenient trip. These unforgettable tours offer up breathtaking views of your favorite Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge landmarks so be sure to embark upon one!

Jump in a helicopter, enjoy a thrill, and see areas of which few men have ever set foot. You will fly over various rivers, Douglas lake, and gentle rolling farmland. Longer flights include flying over the mountain valley and amazing sights such as Clingmans Dome, Mt. LeConte, Cades Cove, the Chimneys, and more!

  • Clingman’s Dome

    : Rising to an impressive 6,643 feet elevation, Clingmans Dome is the highest point in the entire Smoky Mountain National Park.
  • Mt LeConte

    : This Smoky Mountain landmark is a 6593 foot summit. Some of the landmarks along the trail to Mt LeConte include Arch Rock and Styx Branch. 
  • Cades Cove

    : This gorgeous sprawling valley is oftentimes the center of attention due to the wildlife that lives here. Keep your eyes peeled for bears and more!
  • Douglas Lake

    : The gorgeous sparkling surface of Douglas Lake spans across 28,000 acres and is formed by multiple Pigeon River tributaries as well as the French Broad River. 
  • Mountain Cove Marina

    : This marina is located on Douglas Lake. Here, those on the helicopter may be able to see boats leaving and sailing. 

Family owned and operated by the best of the area's helicopter tour companies, the Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours are unique and memorable. Take a helicopter ride and make your vacation an unforgettable one .

Lake View Tour
Available Now until 12/21
Explore Douglas Lake as well as Mountain Cove Marina and the Great Smoky Mountains in the distance on this 12 mile journey through the skies. During the helicopter ride, visitors will be treated to glorious views of the French Broad River and Douglas Lake. At 1,500 feet into the air, you'll be afforded the best views in the Smokies! Other highlights on this tour include Smokies farmland and Douglas Dam, a World War II era dam. The experience lasts approximately 6 minutes.

Mountain Valley Tour
Available Now until 12/21
On this 24 mile tour, you will be able to see some of the most beautiful sights in the area such as the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. This amazing adventure is the perfect addition to your sightseeing adventures in the Smokies. During this flight, you'll see the gorgeous Tennessee Valley, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, and Bluff and Sugarloaf Mountains. This is the best flight to choose if you want to get amazing mountain views. Other highlights include Sevierville, and the entire experience lasts approximately 12 minutes.

Ridge Runner Tour
Available Now until 12/21
The 30 mile Ridge Runner tour offers plenty of views of places such as the Mountain Valley, Bluff Mountain Adventures, Walden's Creek Riding Stables, and Sugarloaf Mountain. The flight lasts approximately 15 minutes, making it a great intermediate flight to attend. On the ride, visitors will be treated to views of the Chilhowee Mountain Range, Sugarloaf Mountain, Bluff Mountain, downtown Sevierville, the Smoky Mountains, and Walden's Creek. The area is comprised of an astounding 6,000 acres and the beauty of these mountain ranges.

Wears Valley Tour
Available Now until 12/21
This 35-40 mile tour features points of interest such as Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, WonderWorks, and more. During the 18-minute flight, visitors will be delighted with a variety of sightseeing hotspots! This bird's eye view is unparalleled, offering stunning sights like the mountains of the Smokies, Pine Mountain, and Pigeon Forge Parkway. You'll observe the crest of Cove Mountain and Wears Valley before flying over Waldens Creek. It's the perfect way to enjoy an adventure!

National Park Tour
Available Now until 12/21
This 50 mile National Park Tour is an amazing adventure through the Great Smoky Mountains and surrounding areas. Be prepared for views such as Mt. Le Conte, Clingman's Dome, and Cove Mountain. This tour lasts approximately 25 minutes and is the best tour to take for an extended adventure! Along the way, riders will be able to see downtown Sevierville and Pigeon Forge Parkway. As for natural wonders, the tour is sure to impress! See the Smoky Mountain National Park alongside astounding formations such as Sugarland Valley, Fighting Creek Gap, Mount LeConte, Clingman's Dome, Metcalf Bottoms, Walden's Creek, and Little River. For the most extensive look at the Smokies, this tour is a must-have.

Gatlinburg Tour
Available Now until 12/21
Gatlinburg, TN is one of the most gorgeous cities in the Smoky Mountain area. Take to the skies to get the best views of the beautiful city, Gatlinburg. The tour lasts for 40 miles and includes sights of the Gatlinburg Space Needle, Ripley's Aquarium, and so many more. Some of the absolutely stunning places that you will see on this journey include Mount LeConte and the iconic landmarks of the area like Dollywood. The entire ride lasts approximately 18 minutes.

Extended Lake Tour
Available Now until 12/31
Explore 16 stunning miles of the Great Smoky Mountains area on the Extended Lake Tour. This 8-minute adventure through the skies allows passengers to see some of the most remarkable scenery in Tennessee. As you enjoy the thrills of the helicopter ride, look out the window to see the marvelous landmarks that make the Smokies so special. Just a few of the key sights that you'll see include Douglas Dam and Douglas Lake, the French Broad River, and more! Summer flights will showcase the recreational fun of Douglas Lake while winter will give new insight into hidden coves and islands.

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Caitlin Thompson
VA
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"The views were breathtaking!"
It was amazing!!! The views were breathtaking!
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Janie Swanson
Valentine, Nebraska
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"EXCELLENT"
Excellent the ride was great and the staff was wonderful.
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Janie Swanson
Valentine, Nebraska
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"EXCELLENT "
Excellent the ride was great and the staff was wonderful.
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Ardona McKithern
Pineville, Louisiana
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"wonderful time!"
Gift for my husband. He had a wonderful time!
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Frequently Asked Questions for Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours:
  • Approximately how long does the Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours last?
    Depends on the tour chosen.
  • For what ages is the tour appropriate?
    Great for all ages.
  • What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
    Comfortable clothing.
  • Where does the Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours depart from?
    1949 Winfield Dunn Pkwy Sevierville, TN
  • Is photography / video recording allowed on the Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours?
    Yes.
  • Is the Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours handicap accessible?
    Yes.
Great Smoky Mountains Helicopter Tours Schedule
Date / Day Activity Available Times
Sat
Jan 23
Lake View Tour
N/A
Sold Out
Mountain Valley Tour
N/A
Sold Out
Ridge Runner Tour
N/A
Sold Out
Wears Valley Tour
N/A
Sold Out
National Park Tour
N/A
Sold Out
Gatlinburg Tour
N/A
Sold Out
Extended Lake Tour
N/A
Sold Out
Sun
Jan 24
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
Mon
Jan 25
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
Tue
Jan 26
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
Wed
Jan 27
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
Thu
Jan 28
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
Fri
Jan 29
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
Sat
Jan 30
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
Sun
Jan 31
Lake View Tour
Mountain Valley Tour
Ridge Runner Tour
Wears Valley Tour
National Park Tour
Gatlinburg Tour
Extended Lake Tour
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