What the Ball Drop in a Helicopter

by | May 26, 2014 | Vacation

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There is nothing more fun to do on New Year’s Eve than watching the ball drop to ring in the new year. Well that is unless you are watching it drop from the comfort of a helicopter. Consider booking a helicopter tour in NYC on New Year’s Eve and watch the ball drop in style. Helicopter tours in New York are a once in a lifetime experience. If you are lucky enough, you can repeat the experience with loved ones. Bring in the new year in a bold and daring fashion by observing the holiday with friends and family during a helicopter tour.

Make a Night of It

Scheduling a helicopter tour for New Year’s Eve can be a fun and exhilarating experience. Make sure you make a night of it by having dinner out first. Wine and dine to your heart’s content, just make sure you do not get too tipsy to enjoy the tour! Consider hiring a limo ahead of time that can safely take you to and from your helicopter tour too. You want to make sure to show up at the helicopter tour in time to view their videos, or go over their instructions about what a helicopter tour entails. You will need to have a form of photo id and the confirmation number for you booking, as well.

Buckled in Safely and Ready for the Tour

Once you are buckled in safely and ready for the tour, the real fun begins. Experienced and courteous pilots navigate their way through the Big Apple to show you the sites that are truly engaging and spectacular. It is all leading up to watching the ball drop in Time’s Square. You will be able to view one of the longest traditions held in New York without being in the middle of the crowd. Instead you will be able to see every bit of the action from your safe seat in a helicopter. Such an exhilarating experience is perfect for couples, friends, and family.

Enjoy a New Year’s Toast

Traditionally, when the ball drops people kiss their loved ones, or begin toasting the new year. You can start exchanging resolutions in the air and once your helicopter safely lands, you can toast one another on the ground. There truly is no better way to bring in the new year with friends and family than to watch the ball drop in New York City.