Much like hummingbirds and overly affectionate great-aunts, helicopters are capable of hovering over targets for extended periods of time. Linger longer with this Groupon.
$239 for a Helicopter Tour of Red Rock Canyon for Up to Three, Plus Free Seating for Up to Four to See Magician Nathan Burton (Up to $565 Value)
For the 30-minute daytime Red Rock Canyon tour, fliers strap in for a 15-mile ride to the scenic locale, where they’ll catch aerial glimpses of large red-rock formations, sandstone peaks that reach up to 3,000 feet, and wildlife such as desert bighorn sheep and burros.
Show vouchers for America's Got Talent finalist Nathan Burton can be picked up at Elite Aviation and exchanged for tickets at the V Theater box office on a different date. Since pictures are not available for purchase, iflyElite.com recommends that passengers bring their own cameras.
Shawn Mullin, iflyElite.com’s chief pilot and cofounder, has logged more than 5,500 hours of flight time. He now heads a team of skilled pilots who lead thrilling tours over the luminescent Las Vegas Strip, train fledgling aircraft operators, and manage private craft. Elite’s current fleet of advanced aircraft is used for tours, rental, and training flights, with classes available for both airplanes and helicopters. iflyElite.com and its pilots also boast the stamp of FAA approval for tour operations, guiding groups of up to three over the Las Vegas Strip, where passengers can take in aerial views of the Bellagio fountains and the crowning beret of Paris’s Eiffel Tower.