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Abu Dhabi Helicopter Tour

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Free cancellation
Mobile ticket
17 mins - 30 mins

Fly over the city of Abu Dhabi on a Helicopter and take in the scenic views of all the major landmarks for a 17-minute or 30-minute ride.


  • Soar above Abu Dhabi on a helicopter tour and fly past landmarks like Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque—the world's largest mosque, and the UAE Presidential Palace.

  • Capture stunning aerial views of the lush green Emirates Palace garden and get a glimpse of the mangroves surrounding Al Hudayriat Island.

  • Hover over the red dunes of the Liwa Desert, spotting wild camels and gazelles before flying over the turquoise sea of Al Reem Island.

  • Opt for a 30-minute helicopter ride and capture the stunning sight of the Capital Gate of Abu Dhabi which looks like a swirling spiral of sand.

  • Fun Fact: When you fly past the Marina Mall, notice the giant flagpole, known as the tallest flagpole in the world at an astonishing height of 122 meters.


  • 17-mins Helicopter tour

  • 30-mins Helicopter tour (optional)

  • Safety gears

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 48 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Begin your day with a tour in the Abu Dhabi skies as you are flown over the city for a 17-min or 30-min ride.

Abu Dhabi from the Sky

The helicopter ride through Abu Dhabi is a quick and easy way to acquaint yourself with the city's significant highlights. What awaits you is a long list of famous landmarks like the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque - the biggest mosque in the world, the Presidential Palace, the Emirates Palace, and the stunning views of the Mangroves surrounding Al Hudayriat Island. On the 17-minute scenic ride, take in sights of Abu Dhabi's most famous road, the Corniche, hugging the glistening coastline. As you soar above, take in the stunning panorama of the Heritage Village, with its traditional charm, showcasing the city's rich cultural heritage.

Fly Over Dunes and Islands

For an extended adventure, the 30-mins ride takes you over the golden sands of the Liwa desert and the Al Hudayriat Island, where pristine beaches and turquoise waters create a picturesque scene. Head towards Reem Island and marvel at the modern architecture and sleek skyscrapers that define the island's skyline. Get your adrenaline pumping as you glide around Abu Dhabi with this unforgettable tour!

Important Information

  • This tour can accommodate a maximum of 6 passengers and the pilot.

  • It is mandatory for women up to 32 weeks pregnant to provide a doctor's certificate allowing them to fly.

  • Guests weighing more than 100 Kg need to purchase an additional seat in cash.

  • It is mandatory for a paying adult to accompany senior guests and guests with mobility issues.

  • Tour routes may vary due to air traffic control stipulations, or other operational or safety considerations.

  • Passengers are insured in congruence with the local UAE Civil Aviation Authorities regulations.


  • This experience is restricted to children below 1 year.

  • This experience is restricted for guests with heart conditions.

  • Note: I-pads, selfie sticks, professional cameras, and Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones are not allowed to bring onboard during a ride.

  • Smoking, food, and beverages are prohibited during the helicopter ride.

  • All flights are subject to weather and visibility conditions. Below 5000 mt of visibility, the helicopters are not allowed to fly.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly based on the time slot availability.

  • Please display your mobile voucher along with passport at the ticket redemption point.

  • Please ensure that you arrive 45 mins before the start time of your experience to avoid any delays.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Show your ticket at Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal Heliport.

  • Address: Zayed Port - Mina Zayed - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

Get Directions to the Redemption Point

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop bus stop is Cruise Terminal. It is a 1-minute by walk to the attraction.

  • Board buses #9 or #44 to get you there.

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