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Whistler Helicopter Tour

Highlights
  • Two tour options: 12 minutes over Whistler, or 39 minutes over BC
  • Aerial views of British Columbia rarely experienced by visitors
  • Guide provides an overview of the area’s 12,000-year-old geology
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Whistler Helicopter Tour
From US$129.73
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39-minute BC Experience helicopter tour. Please contact supplier after booking to confirm departure time.
From US$217.48
Whistler Explorer
12-minute Whistler Explorer tour. Please contact supplier after booking to confirm departure time.
From US$129.73
Overview

See natural landscapes rarely seen by visitors on a helicopter tour over the mountains of Whistler. Choose a departure times that fit your schedule, and select one of two tours: a 12-minute tour over Whistler, or a 39-minute tour of British Columbia. As you fly over meadows and lakes inaccessible to the public, hear pilot commentary about the area’s geology. Pickup from Whistler Village makes for a hassle-free adventure.

What to Expect
Your day starts with convenient pickup from Whistler Village. After greeting your pilot, listen to a safety briefing and board the helicopter. Your itinerary depends on which of the two tour options you select.

If you’ve selected the 12-minute Whistler Explorer, enjoy immediate views of Whistler and surrounding areas after takeoff. As you soar thousands of feet in the air, take in the rare sight of meadows, waterfalls, and lakes unreachable by car or on foot.

On the 39-minute British Columbia Experience, go above and beyond the Whistler area. After a scenic flight with unimpeded views of snow-capped mountains, disembark the helicopter at Rainbow Glacier, where your pilot provides an overview of the region’s 12,000-year-old geology.

On either tour, return to the heliport with bird’s-eye photos of British Columbia that very few visitors have the opportunity to take.
Reviews (27)
1 - 5 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great views, enjoyable experience, but beware of the 4 seats on the back

Great views, pilot was very knowledgable, answering all our questions. We took the 24 minute ride with glacier landing and the views of the glaciers, mountains and lake were amazing! We were given 15 minutes once we landed on glacier and that was plenty to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Naveen D
Reviewed 27 October 2018
Amazing Experience!

This is one of my favourite adventures so far in Canada. The pick-up location is right in the Village centre, very accessible if you don't have car. From the Village it is about a 15 minute drive North. The flight itself was amazing, the large...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hollie B
Reviewed 26 October 2018
Incredible sights!

Had an amazing experience with this company. I felt safe and had a great time. A pretty unique way to see some of the ridiculously great views whistler has to offer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Goodtiimmeeeesss
Reviewed 26 October 2018
Loved the BC Tour!

I had the most amazing time on the BC tour! The highlight was definitely getting to land on Rainbow glacier, where the views were unbelievable. But from start to finish, I loved the whole tour. All the staff were friendly and helpful, and made sure...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lizimc92
Reviewed 24 October 2018
Worth every penny, an amazing experience

We travel a lot and have taken helicopter tours on multiple vacations because it is the best way to see the area where you are staying. This is exceptional as others have posted, as the mountains in the Whistler area are jaw dropping, even landing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MinnesotaWT
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