Old City Helicopters
Old City Helicopters provides travelers with a variety of exciting options for touring St. Augustine - the nation's oldest city. From passing over the historic downtown area to exploring the natural surrounding areas, the various tours featured by Old City Helicopters can provide a variety of sightseeing excursions, each painting an unprecedented, panoramic view of St. Augustine.
Fort Matanzas & Old Downtown Tour
The Fort Matanzas & Old Downtown Tour combines sights seen from all of the other tours for a comprehensive look at the area. North Beach, Vilano Beach, Conch Island, San Jose Forest, Porpoise Point, Menendez Park, Fort Matanzas and more are seen as you travel down the coastline. And as for the return flight, you'll be treated to sights including Matanzes River, St. Augustine Lighthouse, Castillo de San Marcos and Old Downtown. Tour travels approximately 42 miles.
St. Augustine Beach & Old Downtown Tour
Combining sights of the city with the beautiful beach expanse of the area, the tour offers an encompassing look at all St. Augustine has to offer. Your journey will begin by flying along North Beach, taking in various sights including Porpoise Point, Conch Island, Vilano Beach, San Jose Forest, Menendez Park along with more. Along your return you'll also have the chance to see the beautiful Matanzas River, St. Augustine Lighthouse, Castillo de San Marcos and, of course, Old Downtown. Tour travels approximately 32 miles.
There are few things more romantic than a sunset in St. Augustine, and with one helicopter flight during sunset you'll know why. Along this tour you'll fly along the area beaches, turning back just as the sun is setting to experience Old Downtown as the various spread of oranges, reds and yellows plays against the scene. Tour travels approximately 32 miles.
Porpoise Point & Old Downtown Tour
Combining views of Porpoise Point and Old Downtown, this helicopter tour provides an encompassing view of the St. Augustine area. You'll make your way towards North Beach, then enjoy a breathtaking view of the beach and coastline as you fly low and fast to Porpoise Point. You will also see Castillo de San Marcos, Old Downtown, Nombre de Dios Mission, and St Augustine Lighthouse.
Porpoise Point Tour
On the Porpoise Point Tour you'll soar above the Intercoastal Waterways and then enjoy a breathtaking view of the beach and coastline as you fly low and fast to Porpoise Point. Flight travels approximately 12 miles.
- Approximately how long does the Old City Helicopters last?
The tours are 30-60 minutes.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
It is appropriate for all ages. Children under 5 must be with an adult.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
There is no dress code, just dress comfortably!
- Is there a weight limit?
You must weigh no more than 300 pounds for the safety of everyone.
- Where does the Old City Helicopters depart from?
St. Augustine Airport.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Old City Helicopters?
Of course! Don't forget your camera.