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Helicopter Tours

From Downtown Dubai: Private Helicopter Tour

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  • Mobile ticket

It's just you and the sights on this private helicopter tour of Dubai. Choose your flight – 12 to 30 minutes – and see it all: Burj Khalifa, Palm Jumeirah, and the old town too!


  • Thinking about popping the question, celebrating a special day, or living your movie dreams? This private helicopter tour (for up to 5 people) has you covered!

  • Spot the big names en route: Atlantis Hotel, Burj Al Arab, Palm Jumeirah, Burj Khalifa, Dubai Canal, and beyond.

  • Located near Dubai Festival City, the Dubai Police Academy Helipad offers a central and easily accessible starting point.

  • Opt for anything between a 12 to 30-minute flight soaring over skyscrapers, souks, desert dunes, and more.

  • Fun Fact: The Burj Khalifa is thrice the height of the Eiffel Tower.


  • 12/17/22/30-min private helicopter ride over Dubai (as per option selected)

  • Accommodates up to 5 guests

  • Live commentary

Cancellation policy

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

Give wings to your sightseeing game

Dubai's a city that goes big, and this is the ultimate way to see it all – from the Burj Khalifa scraping the sky to the Palm Jumeirah. With a helicopter reserved for you and your loved ones, this is perfect for celebrating a special occasion or just experiencing Dubai from a whole new angle. The tour starts at a central spot (Dubai Police Academy Helipad) and shows you everything – skyscrapers, markets (souks), even the desert! See the famous stuff – Atlantis Hotel, Burj Al Arab, Palm Jumeirah, Burj Khalifa, and more.

Sights covered

12-minute flight

  • Burj Al Arab

  • The Palm Jumeirah

  • The Jumeriah Coastline

  • Burj Khalifa

  • Dubai Canal

  • Godolphin

  • Business Bay

17-minute flight

  • The World Islands

  • Atlantis Hotel

  • Port Rashid

  • Largest UAE flag

  • All sights from 12-minute flight (except Godolphin & Business Bay)

22-minute flight

  • Dubai Creek

  • The Wind Towers in Bur Dubai

  • Dubai Creek Golf Course

  • Traditional areas of old Dubai

  • All sights from 17-minute flight (except Port Rashid & UAE flag)

30-minute flight

  • Dubai Marina

  • Blue Water Island

  • Ain Dubai

  • Jumeirah Lakes

  • All sights from 22-minute flight (except Dubai Creek Golf Course & Old Dubai areas)

What to bring

  • Have your original passport/valid identification ready for a seamless experience. Soft copies are not accepted.

What's not allowed

  • Safety is a priority so this flight is restricted for children under the age of 2 years.

  • The safety weight range for each guest per seat is 115 to 140kg. Guests within this range might need to purchase an extra seat.

  • Guests weighing more than 140kg will not be allowed to fly.

  • iPads, selfie sticks, HD camcorders, or cameras with photo lenses greater than 400mm are not permitted to be carried on board the helicopter.

  • Baggage / large bags/purses are not allowed on board the helicopter and must be left at the designated lockers.

  • It's recommended to dress in comfortable and respectful clothes. Swimwear is not allowed. Due to headphone use, earrings can be worn at the passenger’s sole risk.


  • This experience is restricted for those with heart problems or other serious medical conditions.

  • If the guest is 7 months pregnant or more, a valid doctor's certificate is required to confirm that the client is medically fit to fly.

  • People of determination are welcome to fly, but they must be accompanied by a trained person who can assist with loading and unloading.

Additional information

  • A maximum of 5 passengers are allowed per flight.

  • Guests are required to arrive 45 minutes prior to the helicopter tour timing.

  • Children aged between 2 and 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

  • All flights are subject to weather and visibility conditions. The timings are indicative and actual flight timings may change.

  • Your routes may vary due to air traffic stipulations or other operational or safety considerations.

  • Bookings made outside operational hours (8am to 5pm) will be confirmed the next day.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Please arrive at the redemption point 45 mins before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the redemption point.

Ticket redemption point

  • Show your ticket at HeliDubai Helicopter Tours.

  • Address: Dubai Police Academy - Al Sufouh - Al Sufouh 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates.

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