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Rio by Helicopter

Avenida Ayrton Senna 2541 | Aeroporto de Jacarepagua, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22775-002, Brazil
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Strongly recommend

We decided one evening to book a last-minute Heli trip for the following morning. We made a booking... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
tiffanyvirtuosso
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Great experience

He had a great time. We booked everything over WhatsApp. The company send us an Uber (150 R$) who... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
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Rio de Janeiro is beautiful, we all know that, but the only way to fully understand the beauty of this magical place is from a birds eye perspective. Our 30 minute helicopter tour will take you to the premier landmarks of Rio, such as the Christ Statue, Sugarloaf, the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana and more, from angles that you would never get to see otherwise
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Avenida Ayrton Senna 2541 | Aeroporto de Jacarepagua, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22775-002, Brazil
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We decided one evening to book a last-minute Heli trip for the following morning. We made a booking with Rio By Helicopter via whatsaap, and found it to be quick, easy and efficient. In the morning were picked up by their driver Marcel, who was...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

He had a great time. We booked everything over WhatsApp. The company send us an Uber (150 R$) who picked us up at Copacabana and drove us to the airport.(24 kilometers). We had a great pilot who explained us everything and the scenery was breathtaking....More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I went for this tour with two other friends and we ended it soooo much! We went for the sunset around 5:30 pm and it was best timing! We were 3 and we payed with card so the price for one person was 395BRL and...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

A perfect day to see Rio from the sky - fantastic ride with Brenno very professional first the inquiry to landing back at the hanger. Highly recommend this very special experience when in Rio.

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We used Rio by Helicopter, to see a birds eye view of Rio and it was amazing. It was the only helicopter company that we could find that flew for 30 minutes at a reasonable price for two people. The panoramic views show Sugar-Loaf, Ipanema...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Not cheap, but Rio is the best city in the world to see from the air. Ultra can arrange to collect you from your hotel or cruise ship but we took a taxi and the cost was about the same. Their base at Jacarapagua (near...More

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Konrad H, Owner at Rio by Helicopter, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2017

Thanks for your review, we are happy to read that you appreciated your flight. We apologize for the problem with your transfer, Carnaval is the busiest time of the whole year and unfortunately, this happened despite all our efforts and double checks. Happy travels!

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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

A truly fantastic day. We flew this morning, just myself and my husband. So only two of us. You don't pay for empty seats and you get a 30min flight. Great price paid R$650 each. No other companies compare! We flew past Sao Conrado beach,...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

I have chosen this company reading multiple reviews and I have really found the great place. It was a part of my mom's birthday present and we all loved the trip!It was 4 of us, the flight was 30 minutes and it was enough to...More

2  Thank Evgeniya G
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

I am very happy I chose Rio by Helicopter. Good pricing, staff that is very helpful and responsive. Initial communications were in English via WhatsApp, which was nice because my Portuguese is not that great. The chopper trip is amazing, it's a fantastic way to...More

3  Thank DutchJM
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We read some very mixed reviews of the company we had planned to book with up on Sugarloaf Mountain before stumbling over Rio By Helicopter. So glad we did. Better price at R1300 (and no having to pay for the empty seat when it was...More

3  Thank thatmarion
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We fly daily starting at 8am 7 days a week. You can send your questions here. Happy 2017!
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