Alamo Helicopter Tours offers a thrilling, panoramic perspective of San Antonio and the Texas Hill Country from 1000 feet in the air and at speeds of up to 120 mph. Their headquarters, situated just south of downtown at Stinson Airport, provides an array of flights catering to diverse preferences and budgets. These tours afford views of landmarks like the San Antonio River, Downtown, The San Antonio Zoo, Sea World, The Botanical Gardens, and Mission Espada. For those inclined towards natural landscapes, they also offer flights over the Texas Hill Country.
Their offerings include a variety of distinctive flights:
The "San Antonio Alamo & More Helicopter Tour" takes passengers up the San Antonio River, over the Alamo, and to River Walk downtown, extending north to include views of the San Antonio Zoo and Quarry Market. Prices start from $142.75 for a 27-mile trip, accommodating 2-3 passengers aged 2 and up.
For a more private experience, the "San Antonio Love Bird Tour" is a romantic 15-mile flight over San Antonio. The cost for this tour starts at $125 and it's suitable for passengers of all ages.
The "San Antonio Mission & Riverwalk Helicopter Tour" navigates up the San Antonio River to the River Walk downtown, including flyovers of the Alamodome, Tower of the Americas, the Alamo, and Historic La Villita. Starting at $98.50, the 15-mile journey is suitable for 2-3 passengers aged 2 and up.
Lastly, the "$25 First Flight" gives passengers a taste of flying in a helicopter with a short, three-minute tour over the San Antonio River and historic Stinson Airport, priced at $25.
Alamo Helicopter Tours promises an unforgettable airborne adventure, showing San Antonio and its environs from a vantage point that is sure to leave a lasting impression.