What You'll Get
Helicopters are so beloved that they’ve earned countless nicknames, such as “choppers,” “harleys” (short for harley-copters), and “motor-cycles,” for the many cycling motors they contain. Be an easy glider with this Groupon.
$115 for a Helicopter Mansion Tour for up to Three ($195 Value)
With an experienced pilot at the helm, the Robinson R44 Raven zips through the air for a 10- to 12-minute, 18-mile jaunt over the expansive properties of Newport. Passengers may take in stunning views of ocean-side estates such as Rosecliff mansion, Marble House, Hammersmith Farm, and The Breakers.
About Bird's Eye View Helicopters
As an aerial photographer, it makes sense for Jeff Codman to pilot a 2013 Robinson R-44. The viper-red aircraft affords him unlimited freedom of movement, nearly 360-degree visibility, and the ability to hover and swoop like a hummingbird as he dips 100 feet above the earth to snap shots of sailboats, unusual toupees, and ocean-side mansions.
Now, with Bird's Eye View Helicopters’ tours, Mr. Codman grants guests the same breathtaking aerial views in the helicopter that he’s enjoyed for more than 25 years. The Fall Foliage tour transports guests over a patchwork quilt of red and orange foliage, and the Island Tour traces a route above Ocean Drive and historic lighthouses. Mr. Codman even lets amateur pilots take the reins during a 25-minute introductory flight.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Apr 30, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required, 24 hour advance notice required. Subject to availability. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Must use full promotional value in 1 visit. Will reschedule for unsafe flying conditions. Max 300 lbs per seat, total combined passenger weight cannot exceed 600 pounds. Not valid on federal holidays, Mother's Day, or Father's Day. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.