New Orleans: City Lights Helicopter Night Tour

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Experience the glittering lights of New Orleans as you fly above the city on this scenic private night tour. Enjoy hearing interesting facts about the city from your pilot as you fly over iconic landmarks like the French Quarter.


  • Soar above the city as you take in the magical sight of New Orleans at night
  • Enjoy amazing views with every seat being a window seat
  • Listen to interesting facts about New Orleans from your professional, experienced pilot
  • Choose between two different flight lengths


Marvel at the sparkling lights and unparalleled views of New Orleans by night as you soar overhead on a helicopter. Experience the tranquility of the night as you fly over the city that never sleeps.  This helicopter night tour takes off from New Orleans Lakefront Airport, only 15 minutes from the French Quarter. Choose between two different flight lengths. The 10-minute flight follows a 15-mile route that soars over the busy French Quarter. Experience the lights of Canal Street as well as the colorful Caesar's Superdome. The extended 20-minute flight features a 30-mile route where you can enjoy more time flying over the city with time spent over Uptown and the Garden District to see sights like Tulane University, Loyola University, and Saint Charles Avenue.


Noise-canceling headsets Tour narration by your pilot Window seat for each passenger On-site parking

Important Information

  • There is a strict individual passenger weight limit of 295 pounds
  • The maximum combined weight of the entire group of 2-3 people is 575 pounds
  • All passengers will be weighed at check-in for the weight and balance of the helicopter
  • Flight cancellations due to weather or safety of flight reasons are eligible to reschedule or receive a full refund
  • A valid photo ID or passport is required

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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