5 New Orleans sights to see from Helicopter Tours

Looking for a unique way to check out New Orleans?  Helicopter tours are a great way to check our great New Orleans Landmarks from a different perspective. HELI CO. NEW ORLEANS offers many great sight seeing and tour packages that will give you an experience of a lifetime.  Call 504-291-8999 or Book Online to setup your helicopter tour.

Crescent City Connection Helicopter Tour1. Crescent City Connection Helicopter Tour

Tour(s) to see this on: City Tour, City+Swamp , All Around Town.

Nestled over the Mississippi River, The Crescent City Connection is the 5th largest Cantilever Bridge in the world! Get amazing views of this New Orleans landmark from one of our helicopter tours.

Crescent City Connection Helicopter Tour2. French Quarter Helicopter Tour

Tour(s) to see this on: City Tour, City+Swamp , All Around Town.

Founded in 1718 , The French Quarter also known as Vieux Carré was built by Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville. Most of the historic buildings we know today were actually built in the late 18th century by Spanish during their rule. View the French Quarter from the air sight every tourist (or local!) needs to experience once while taking in New Orleans.

Jackson Square Helicopter Tour3. Jackson Square Helicopter Tour

Tour(s) to see this on: City Tour, City+Swamp , All Around Town.

Facing the Mississippi River , Jackson square sits in the heart of the French Quarter.  Originally known as the Place d’Armes , Jackson square draws local artists to entertain the city on a daily basis. A helicopter fly over of Jackson Square in New Orleans offers a unique perspective on the landmark.

New Orleans Bayou Wetlands Helicopter Tour4. New Orleans Bayou Wetlands Helicopter Tour

Tour(s) to see this on: City+Swamp , All Around Town.

Did you know: The wetlands around Louisiana are important believe it or not. They act as sponge during floods and help retain the water. Louisiana is approx. 45% wetlands. Explore the bayou wetlands of New Orleans with a helicopter tour and you will be blown away!

5. The Superdome Helicopter Tour

Tour(s) to see this on: City+Swamp , All Around Town.

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The Mercedes Superdome is home of the New Orleans Saints! It’s the third largest covered sports field. During Hurricane Katrina the dome was used as an emergency shelter for local residents unable to evacuate. A staple to the city , don’t miss this sight from an aerial view.

In conclusion, The city of New Orleans has so many sights to offer. These five are just a few that you will be able to experience during your flight. Come and truly experience the magic of New Orleans like no one has before!

 

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