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Helicopter Adventures Private Tours

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Address: 1860 21st Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-7472
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+1 800-359-4386
10:00 - 21:00
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Great bucket list "check"

Captain Kyle was great and comforting for my daughter and gave us great insight for things to look at. Fun trip and comfortable and smooth.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 January 2017
Jon H
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Concord, North Carolina
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167 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't get me wrong we had a great time and loved the flight. But this is a quick sell, up sell type place. I did not want to pay $5 for headsets. I take these tours all the time. The headsets never work. They cut in and out. They are a waste of money. They twisted my arm into paying... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Captain Kyle was great and comforting for my daughter and gave us great insight for things to look at. Fun trip and comfortable and smooth.

Thank Jon H
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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76 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Wife and I were both prior Military and have flown in helicopters, including during Desert Storm over Kuwait. However our daughter (11) has never flown in one. They do offer Military discount of 5 dollars a person which covered the headset rental, which I recommend to talk to each other and to cut noise which is pretty loud. We paid... More 

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Sykesville, Maryland
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and kids have never been in a helicopter so we figured we'd give this a try. We visited in lat December so there was no wait. You walk in and they let you choose your package without any sales pressure. Since they've never flown I opted for the $39.95 package for each of us which is the 2nd... More 

Thank Jack L
Cleveland, Ohio
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I wouldn't go and there were no other singles there which meant my husband had to pay for the 2nd seat in order to go. I thought that stunk... but my husband didn't seem to mind. He LOVED it. He paid for the 8 minute ride. I timed it, from take off to landing, it was only 5 minutes ,... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

That's a terrible ride. They lie to us. They said that the ride would be 3min and 2miles (the one that I bought), but actually was 1min and less than 2miles. We paid $20, fly 4fan tour. I complained and they didn't anything. This company doesn't have a phone number or even a email address. You might have lucky buy... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This was our first helicopter experience, and it was well worth the $. Note that they advertise a $20 helicopter tour - that is for only 3 mins, and you have to pay an additional $5 per person for the headphones. We opted for a longer tour, and are glad that we did. What a way to see all of... More 

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Vincennes, Indiana
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We went on the helicopter adventure for my 60th birthday. Everyone was friendly and helpful. Nate our pilot was awesome. None of us had ever been in a helicopter before so it was an amazing experience. A bit pricey but fun

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

None of our group had been in a helicopter before so we did the $40 adventure. Beware you will need to rent a headset to cancel out the noise and to talk during the ride. Was a fun great quick trip.

Thank HappyDays9576
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This was so much fun but it is expensive so expect to pay for ride and headphones. Overall it is fun!

Thank Chris P

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