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Iconic Helicopter Tour - 12 Minutes

AED 519
Free Cancellation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
  • An hour before your scheduled departure, check in along with your passport or official ID.
  • Your departure is from the heliport at the Dubai Police Academy, located near the Mall of the Emirates.
  • Once you’re harnessed and ready, you will fly over the iconic Burj Al Arab Hotel.
  • Catch a glimpse of the stunning Palm Islands before passing the World Islands.
  • The beauty of seeing the World Island from this vantage point is that you can see it in its entirety and marvel at its ingenuity.
  • Next, swoop into the city and enjoy a bird’s eye view of the grand Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world.
  • Fly past the Corniche, and admire the silhouette of some of Dubai’s best skyscrapers before heading over the Dubai Canal.
  • Land back at the Dubai Police Academy’s helipad with tons of memories.
  • The duration of this amazing experience is 12 minutes. Check out the route map here.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Palm Helicopter Tour: 17 Minutes

AED 855
Free Cancellation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
  • View Dubai from a bird's eye perspective as you fly high above on a helicopter.
  • Catch sight of attractions like The Palm Jumeriah, Atlantis Hotel, Burj Khalifa, and more.
  • The helicopter is equipped with large windows for panoramic viewing.
  • Crew members and pilots are professionally trained to deal with any circumstance, so feel safe!
  • Please check out the route map here.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Vision Helicopter Tour - 22 Minutes

AED 1,170
Free Cancellation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
  • Fly in a state-of-the-art Eurocopter AS 350 B3 helicopter over the glorious landscape of Dubai.
  • With international experience and thousands of flying hours to show, the pilots are professional and friendly.
  • You can enjoy guided commentary by the pilot for a deeper understanding of your surroundings.
  • View the Jumeriah coastline and catch sight of attractions like Palm Islands, Burj Al Arab Hotel, and Jumeirah beach.
  • Fly inland towards the city and see prominent landmarks like Burj Khalifa and Jumeirah Emirates Towers.
  • After this, you will fly along Dubai Creek and see the Wind Towers and Mosques in Bur Dubai.
  • The maximum capacity is 5 people and the weight of all passengers cannot exceed 450 kgs.
  • Please carry your original passport/valid identification for this tour.
  • Choose to fly either at 9 AM, 1 PM, or 3:30 PM.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Grand Helicopter Tour - 30 minutes

AED 1,607
Free Cancellation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
  • Spot several of Dubai’s defining megastructures and artificial islands from a helicopter.
  • Glide past a range of exemplary Dubai hotels and resorts such as the Burj Al Arab.
  • Enjoy brilliant views of famous landmarks such as the Jumeirah Lakes and Emirates Mall.
  • Hover over the Blue Waters Island and get an opportunity to see Ain Dubai, the largest Ferris wheel in the world.
  • See some of Dubai’s greatest engineering successes such as the Dubai Creek and Burj Khalifa.
  • Enjoy the tour with just your friends and family by booking a private tour (optional).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Dubai Helicopter Tours Reopens Post COVID-19

After several weeks of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Dubai Helicopter Tour has reopened for the public from 30 June 2020. It has reopened following all the health and safety guidelines to ensure a safe experience for all its guests.

COVID Safety Measures & Guidelines At Dubai Helicopter Tours

  • When on the  Dubai Helicopter Tour, passengers must wear protective masks at all times.
  • On the heliport grounds, avoid crowding and maintain a social separation of 1.5 meters.
  • All guests must have their temperatures taken at the Heliport Entrance before entering the lounge.
  • Passengers will be handed gloves before boarding to prevent the spread of germs and ensure a safe experience.
  • HeliDubai has the right to cancel a flight if passengers show any COVID-19-related symptoms.

Why Experience Dubai Helicopter Tours?

Dubai Helicopter Tour
  • Enjoy an exhilarating helicopter ride over Dubai's stunning skyline, soaring past some of the city's most famous landmarks and making lifelong memories. 
  • Experience the thrill of racing over the skies of Dubai, with stunning vistas of the city at your fingertips.
  • A Dubai Helicopter Tour gives you a unique perspective of the city, from the iconic Burj Khalifa to the beautiful Palm Jumeirah. 
  • When you bring your family or friends along on this incredible adventure, you'll have an unforgettable experience. Helicopter tours in Dubai are clearly a must-do tourist activity.

Your Dubai Helicopter Tour Tickets Explained

Dubai Helicopter Tour

Iconic Helicopter Tour

  • Book an Iconic Helicopter Tour ticket to enjoy a 12-minute sightseeing flight above Dubai on Eurocopter AS 350 and experience the amazing views from its spacious, soundproof cabin. Take off from the Dubai Police Academy heliport, which is conveniently located near the Mall of the Emirates, and get to fly over the iconic sights of Dubai
  • Get to enjoy the unique perspective of bird’s eye view from up above and get mesmerized by Dubai's architectural ingenuity as you fly over The Burj Al Arab Hotel, the Palm Islands, the World Islands, the Burj Khalifa, the Corniche, the Dubai Canal, and other famous landmarks of Dubai.
Dubai Helicopter Tour

Palm Helicopter Tour

  • Book your Palm Helicopter Tour tickets to enjoy a 17-minute helicopter tour of Dubai as part of this one-of-a-kind excursion. Get to ride a Eurocopter AS 350 and enjoy the amazing views of the Dubai skyline from up above as you enjoy your pleasant ride in your soundproof helicopter cabin.
  • From the large windows, take in the gorgeous Gold City skyline, which is great for shooting panoramic vistas. Glide past gleaming high-rise towers and past the Meydan racetrack along the Jumeirah Coastline, and get a closer look at Dubai’s landmarks like Burj Al Arab, the Atlantis Hotel, Burj Khalifa, JW Marriott Hotel, Emirates Towers 2, and Dubai Mall

Grand Helicopter Tour

  • Book your Grand Helicopter Tour tickets to enjoy the view of Dubai from a never-before-seen vantage point, from a luxurious helicopter as you fly above the city.
  • During your 30 minutes of luxurious helicopter ride tour, experience the epic grandeur of Dubai and its major tourist destinations like the Emirates Mall, Jumeirah Lakes, and Emirates Hills, and iconic landmarks such as the Burj Al Arab, Atlantis Hotel, Dubai Frame, Burj Khalifa, and Dubai Creek along with other technological marvels of the city. Get amazed by the view of Caesars Bluewaters Dubai and Ain Dubai, the world's largest Ferris wheel, from your helicopter.

Luxury Helicopter Tour

  • With your Luxury Helicopter Tour tickets, enjoy a lavish helicopter tour of Dubai. The 25-minute experience includes a luxurious ride of Eurocopter 130 with spacious and comfortable facilities like private locker rooms and the option to order refreshments.
  • Begin your adventure from the Atlantis Palm Helipad by looking down on the gorgeous Atlantis the Palm hotel. Get yourself familiarized with the feeling as you glide past the iconic landmarks of Dubai. Soar past the gleaming towers of the Gold City during the 25-minute ride. Get a glimpse of the beautiful Dubai skyline as well as the shoreline of Jumeirah Beach as your tour concludes at Burj Al Arab.

Vision Helicopter Tour

  • Buy Vision Helicopter Tour tickets to enjoy an exhilarating 22 minutes of a thrilling helicopter tour on a Eurocopter AS 350 and get to soar above Dubai's beautiful urban scenery. Start your journey from Dubai Police Academy and fly above the Dubai Marina skyline to the Jumeirah shoreline.
  • During your experience, keep an eye out for famous landmarks like the Palm Islands, the Burj Al Arab, and Jumeirah Beach, to name a few. Get amazing insights about the city and attractions from your skilled and competent pilot. Enjoy a bird's-eye view of the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, and the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai before you conclude your tour at the Dubai Police Academy.

Odyssey Helicopter Tour

  • Buy the Odyssey Helicopter Tour tickets to enjoy the best of Dubai that can be seen from the air during a luxurious 40-minute helicopter ride. Take a pleasant trip in a Eurocopter AS 350 helicopter and let your journey take you over beaches, water, and famous city vistas, allowing you to soak in all of Dubai's beauty.
  • During the trip, the experienced pilot will have plenty of interesting stuff to share. Soar into the sky and be amazed by the stunning silhouette of the Burj Al Arab. With the bird’s eye view, admire iconic landmarks of Dubai like the World Islands, the Palm Jumeirah, Atlantis Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Jumeirah Marina, Meydan Race Course, Dubai Creek,  and many more

Super Flexible Cancellation Policy

Most Dubai Helicopter Tours tickets have a super flexible cancellation policy that allows you to get a full refund on canceling your ticket up to 48 before the schedule. The cancellation policy depends on the kind of ticket you have purchased. For more information, please make sure to check the ticket details before purchasing.

Dubai Helicopter Tour Highlights


The experience of the Dubai Helicopter tour is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, which, needless to say, is worth remembering. The experience starts off from a helipad of Atlantis Palm Helipad or Dubai Police Academy depending on your ticket. You get to enjoy the luxurious ride in a comfortable sightseeing helicopter that is specially designed for sightseeing. Admire the mesmerizing panoramic view of the Dubai skyline from your spacious, soundproof cabin as your experienced pilot provides you with amazing insights.

Aerial View

Take a thrilling helicopter ride above Dubai to receive a bird's eye view of the city's most famous sights, such as the Burj Al Arab and the Jumeirah Islands. View Dubai's renowned towers and breathtaking skyline from a different perspective. There are six seats in each helicopter, three of which are window seats with the greatest views. You'll fly over the gorgeous Arabian Gulf beachfront and Jumeirah Beach Hotel, as well as the Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa, and World Islands, as you take off from Atlantis the Palm.

Dubai Tour

Take a look at the city of Atlantis, The Palm, Aquaventure Water Park, Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Coastline, Emirates Living districts, and many other well-known attractions. There is also the option of taking a private helicopter tour of the route. The flight is also streamed live. Take in the stunning views of the Marina, Blue Waters Island, Ain Dubai, and Caesar's Bluewaters Dubai.

What is the Best Way to Buy Dubai Helicopter Tour Tickets? Book Online 

The best option to buy your Dubai Helicopter Tour tickets is to buy online. Booking your tickets online helps you make use of the online reservation system to and enjoy the advantages of a seamless booking experience.

  • Convenience: Spend your time enjoying the experience instead of the ticketing line. Book your tickets online at the comfort of your home and skip the annoying experience of standing in long queues for tickets.
  • Advance Reservations: By purchasing your tickets online, you get to enjoy the comfort of booking your tickets in advance for your preferred time slot.
  • Super Flexible Cancelation: Enjoy a hassle-free ticketing experience by purchasing tickets online as you can enjoy the facility of a full refund, depending on your cancelation time and the ticket you have purchased.

Plan Your Visit To Dubai Helicopter Tour

There are multiple Dubai Helicopter Tour tickets available online, each offering an unique experience. For details regarding your ticket experience like timings, redemption point, boarding point, drop off point, etc., make sure to check your ticket details before purchasing.

Getting There
Rules & Restrictions
Iconic Helicopter Tour
  • Timings: The timings are estimates, and real flight times may differ due to availability and weather conditions. 
  • Duration: 12 minutes.
Palm Helicopter Tour
  • Timings: From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m; accessible every hour. 
  • Duration: 17 minutes.
  • Note: Actual flight times will be influenced by weather and availability.
Grand Helicopter Tour
  • Timings: 9 AM to 11 AM; 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM and 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. 
  • Duration: 30 minutes.
  • Note: Actual flight times will be influenced by weather and availability.

Luxury Helicopter Tour
  • Timings: Every day, every hour: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Duration: 25 minutes.
  • Note: Actual flight times will be influenced by weather and availability.
Vision Helicopter Tour
  • Timings: Regular flight times will really be influenced by weather and availability.
  • Duration: 22 minutes.
  • Note: Actual flight times will be influenced by weather and availability.
Palm Helicopter Tour
  • Departure Point: Dubai Police Academy.
  • Address: 153 Umm Suqeim Road - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Grand Helicopter Tour
  • Redemption Point: HeliDubai 
  • Address: Dubai Police Academy, Al SufouhAl Sufouh 1,  Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Luxury Helicopter Tour
  • Departure Point: Atlantis Helipad
  • Location: In the Nassimi Beach Parking Lot.
  • The flight is not suitable for children under the age of two.
  • Between the ages of two and sixteen, children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Original passports, as well as a disclaimer signed by the passengers, are required for check-in.
  • It is recommended to dress in light, comfortable athletic clothing. Earring is not allowed on the plane.
  • The helicopter does not allow luggage on board.
  • For security reasons, photography is not authorized. High-resolution camcorders and telephoto lenses with focal lengths greater than 400mm are not permitted.

Visitor Tips

  • All Dubai helicopter Tours require your passport at the security gate. Always carry it with you.
  • A child must be accompanied by an adult from the age of four to sixteen. To participate in the Helicopter Tours, children must be at least 4 years old and weigh at least 16 kg.
  • If you're traveling with a group of five people, it is recommended to book a private helicopter ride in Dubai. It's less expensive than going on a group tour.
  • Dress in light, comfortable attire. The majority of helicopter tours do not allow earrings.
  • If the weather is bad, your helicopter ride can be canceled and rescheduled for the next available time slot. To avoid last-minute regret, make your bookings based on the weather forecast. The tour will be rescheduled as soon as possible if it is canceled due to poor weather.
  • All border crossings in the UAE must be insured, according to the UAE Civil Aviation Authority.
  • Onboard the helicopters, no food, alcohol, or smoking is permitted.
  • Arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of your ride. The tour will not be rescheduled if you miss it.
  • Usually, women who are pregnant only till 32 weeks are allowed.
  • Make sure to check your tickets for further information about your experience.

All Your Questions About Dubai Helicopter Tours Answered

Q. Are Dubai Helicopter tours now open?

A. Yes, Dubai Helicopter tours are now open. All safety measures are taken to avoid COVID-19.

Q. Where can I buy Dubai Helicopter tour tickets?

A. You can buy Dubai Helicopter tour tickets online.

Q. Can I buy Dubai Helicopter tour tickets online?

A. Yes, you can buy Dubai Helicopter tour tickets online. 

Q. What is the price of Dubai Helicopter tour tickets?

A. The price of a Dubai Helicopter tour ticket depends on the kind of experience you are purchasing. The cost of a Dubai helicopter ride starts at AED 580.

Q. What is the cancellation policy of Dubai Helicopter tour tickets?

A. Dubai Helicopter tour tickets have a flexible cancellation policy. The time duration before which you need to cancel for a full refund depends on your ticket. For more information, please check your tickets before purchasing. 

Q. What are the sights covered in Dubai Helicopter tours?

A. The Burj Khalifa, The Palm Jumeirah, The Jumeirah coastline, The Burj Al Arab, Godolphin, Business Bay, and The Dubai Canal are some of the sights that are included in the Dubai helicopter tour. For more information, please check your tickets before purchasing. 

Q. What kind of helicopters are used in Dubai Helicopter tours?

A. Dubai Helicopter tours use modern helicopters for a safe and comfortable experience. For more information, please check your tickets before purchasing. 

Q. Is there any age restriction for Dubai Helicopter tours?

A. People of all ages can enjoy Dubai helicopter tours, starting from the age of 2 years. To experience Dubai helicopter tours, children must be at least 4 years old and weigh at least 16 kg.

Q. Are Dubai Helicopter tours safe?

A. Yes, your Dubai helicopter tour experience will be as safe as possible thanks to the UAE Civil Aviation Authorization. Only the best pilots with thousands of hours of experience and a proven track record are allowed to pilot the helicopters. This makes the Dubai helicopter tour a safe adventure.

Q. Is it safe to take a Dubai Helicopter tour post-COVID?

A. Yes, it is safe to take the Dubai Helicopter tour post-COVID as it operates with all the necessary measures and follows all the updated health guidelines.

Q. Are there any restrictions on photography during the Dubai Helicopter tour?

A. Yes, high-resolution camcorders and cameras with telephoto lenses longer than 400 mm are not permitted on most helicopter rides.

Q. Is it worth taking the Dubai Helicopter tour?

A. Absolutely, this is a memorable vacation experience, especially if you're traveling with loved ones. If you want to experience the excitement of floating over Dubai's breathtaking cityscape over world-famous monuments, a Dubai Helicopter Tour is the way to go.