Private helicopter tours in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is famous for its festivals and party culture.

On average, over 2 million people visit Rio de Janeiro every year, making it one of the most famous tourist hubs in the world. 

Since it is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world, it is bound to be packed.

Hence, booking a private helicopter tour in Rio de Janeiro would be your best bet to get the city’s best views.

Here is a list of some helicopter tours Rio de Janeiro has to provide. 

Private Helicopter Ride in Rio de Janeiro

The Private Helicopter tour in Rio de Janeiro is one of your most memorable experiences.

The opportunity to see the city from the sky is unforgettable. The entire city will be at your feet as soon as the helicopter rises.

The incredible balance between nature and the city will take your breath away. The social contrast is also fascinating to see from the sky. 

The Tijuca Forest extends into the city’s heart, covering the mountains with a fresh and vivid green color.

Beaches, islands, emblematic buildings, Guanabara Bay, Sugar Loaf Mountain, the legendary Maracanã Stadium, and much more can be seen from the tour.

Without a doubt, a private helicopter tour in Rio de Janeiro is the best way to see and absorb the city.

What’s Included 

  • Private Helicopter Ride

Meeting And Pickup 

  • Meeting point  – Olympic Golf Course Av. Gen. Moisés Castelo Branco Filho, 700 – Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, 22793-365, Brazil get directions
  • Pickup/meet-up points – This helicopter provides many pickup points, including several hotels. Check out the link to see if your hotel of choice is listed in the pick-up points

Endpoint – This activity ends at the meeting point.

Duration  – 30 minutes to 1 hour

Operated by – Vicente Ruben Cardone

Tour timings – Since this is a private tour, the timings are flexible.

Tour Price – 

Tour optionPrice 
Diamond Flight and ShuttleR$ 5945
Silver Flight: 25-30 minR$ 2702
Diamond Flight: 55-60 minR$ 5405
Gold Flight and ShuttleR$ 4432
Gold Flight: 40-45 minR$ 4054
Silver Flight and SuttleR$ 3135

Additional Info 

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking 
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible 
  • This tour is located near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate 
  • This is a private tour which means only your group will participate 

Private Helicopter Tour over Rio – 03 people – 60 minutes

Get a new perspective of the city on this scenic Private helicopter tours in Rio de Janeiro for three passengers. 

View the famous sights and attractions such as Sugar Loaf Mountain, Christ the Redeemer, and the city’s most famous beaches from the sky.

Catch a glimpse of Rio’s most important sights with your close ones. Experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get a bird’s-eye view of the city.

What’s Included 

  • Panoramic flight over Rio city 
  • Private transportation 

Meeting And Pickup 

The meeting point for this helicopter ride is Av. das Américas, 13750 Av. das Américas, 13750 – Recreio dos Bandeirantes, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, 22790-702, Brazil get directions

 Note : Please arrive 20 min before the schedule. 

  • If coming from Copacabana, leave at least 80 minutes before the meeting, as traffic is heavy. 
  • Show your voucher and say you have a flight booked through Rio Adventures.

Endpoint – This activity ends back at the meeting point. 

Duration – 1 hour

Tour operator – Rio adventures 

Timings- This helicopter tour runs from 8 am to 6 pm

Tour prices ( upto 3 individuals) 

Type of ticket Price
Adult ticket ( upto 120 years)R$ 5621

Additional Information 

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking 
  • Passengers should not have any serious heart or other medical conditions 
  • Most travelers can participate 
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible 
  • This is a private tour, hence only your group will participate 

Private Helicopter Tour over Rio – 45 minutes – 3 people

See the city from the sky on this private helicopter tour in Rio de Janeiro which is perfect for those who don’t have enough time to take land tours.

This scenic flight offers aerial views of the city’s important sites and attractions, such as Copacabana and Ipanema beaches and Maracanã Stadium.

Other famous sites include Sugar Loaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer, downtown Rio, Guanabara Bay, and the Tijuca Forest National Park. 

The heliport is located about 30 minutes from Ipanema at the Jacarepagua Airport. 

Experience Rio from a never seen angle from above on this scenic flight.

Depart from the Jacarepagua Airport on the west side of Rio Choose between many departure times throughout the day 

What’s Included 

  • Panoramic flight over Rio city
  • Private transportation 

Meeting point

The meeting point for this helicopter tour is 

  1. Av. das Américas, 13750 Av. das Américas, 13750 – Recreio dos Bandeirantes, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, 22790-702, Brazil get directions

Note : Please arrive 20 min before the schedule. 

Endpoint – This activity ends back at the meeting point. 

Duration- 1 hour

Tour operator – Rio adventures tour operators

Timings – This helicopter tour runs from 8 am to 6 pm

Tour Price ( upto 3 individuals)- 

Type of ticket Price
Adult ticket ( upto 120 years)R$ 5621

Additional Info 

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking 
  • Passengers should not have any severe heart or other medical conditions 
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible 
  • Most travelers can participate 
  • This is a private tour hence only your group will participate

Private Helicopter Tour over Rio de Janeiro – 03 people – 30 min

Go sky high and see the landscapes of Brazil from above with this private helicopter tour. 

All helicopters follow international safety standards, and you’ll be transported by a professional team of internationally qualified pilots and mechanics. 

Highlights of the tour include 

key tourist sites such as Christ the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf, Tijuca Forest National Park and a range of gorgeous beaches. 

This is a private tour restricted to your group 

See gorgeous panoramic views from the sky Safe and qualified helicopter mechanics 

Visit significant tourist attractions in one leisurely tour 

What’s Included 

  • Panoramic flight over Rio city 
  • Private transportation 

Meeting point 

The meeting point for this helicopter tour is Av. das Américas, 13750 Av. das Américas, 13750 – Recreio dos Bandeirantes, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, 22790-702, Brazil get directions 

Note – Please arrive 20 min before schedule. If you need any help, please contact our office. 

Endpoint – This activity ends back at the meeting point. 

Duration – 30 minutes 

Tour operator – rio adventures tour operator

Timings- This tour operates from 9 am to 6 pm

Tour Price ( upto 3 individuals)- 

Type of ticket Price
Adult ticket ( upto 120 years)R$ 3189

Additional Information 

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking 
  • Wheelchair accessible 
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions 
  • Total Weight Limit of 360 kilos. 
  • That gives us an average of 120 kilos per person. 
  • Passengers over 150 kilos may be unable to fly if the seatbelt does not fit.
  • Passengers must arrive by 20 minutes before schedule. 
  • If coming from the Copacabana area, allow at least 1 hour to arrive at the helipad due to heavy traffic 
  • Customers must arrive on time for the flight. 
  • If customers arrive late, it will be considered a no-show as we reserve the schedule for that specific customer. 
  • Most travelers can participate 
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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