Lake Tahoe Helicopter Tour

  • Free cancellation *
  • No booking or credit card fees
  • Mobile Voucher Accepted

What To Expect

Take a ride around the entire lake! Lift off from South Lake Tahoe Airport and head north to the shoreline, where the tour starts its clockwise trip around Lake Tahoe. Views of Emerald Bay, all of our wonderful Caribbean-like harbors along the eastern shore, Marlette Lake, and more will leave you awe-struck.


Tours around South Lake Tahoe
Departs From:
South Lake Tahoe
Meeting Point:
South Lake Tahoe Airport
45 minutes
daily at 9:00 AM
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Departing from the South Lake Tahoe airport, you will head north to the lake. Upon reaching the shoreline, you'll head west towards Camp Richardson and the fabulous Emerald Bay. After circling all of Emerald Bay, your flight will continue northward along the western shore of Lake Tahoe past Meeks Bay and Tahoe City. You will then take a turn to the east and fly past Kings Beach, Incline Village, and the favorite Lake Tahoe hangout of the Rat Pack.. The Cal-Neva Resort. Continuing around and following the shoreline to the south, you be afforded vistas of Cave Rock, Zephyr Cove, and the casinos at Stateline. Your flight will finally bring you back to the airport at South Lake Tahoe.

Your helicopter will be a Robinson R44 Raven II or a Bell 206 LongRanger. These are some of the safest and quietest helicopters in the industry. Each copter comes equipped with leather seats and Active Noise Reduction headsets, so you can enjoy your flight in comfort without any unnecessary noise.

Depending on the helicopter being flown, passenger count will be 3, 4, 5 or 6 passengers and the pilot. All seating allows for EVERY seat to be a window seat (the exception is one seat of 6- passenger seating).


  • 45 minute scenic helicopter flight


  • Meals and drinks unless specified

  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Minimum of 2 passengers per booking is required. Individuals who book for only 1 passenger will be required to pay a 50% surcharge directly to operator upon check-in.

  • Maximum allowed weight per person is 230 pounds, but flight conditions and duration are taken into consideration for combined passenger weights.

  • All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking.

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Handicapped and disabled passengers are welcome to fly with pilot approval, prior to flight. A full refund will be given if disability cannot be accommodated.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 8 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 20% Cancellation Fee (80% reimbursement): between 4 to 7 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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