Exclusive 20-Minute Helicopter Ride Around Yokohama
- Duration: 35 Minutes (approx.)
- Location: Nishi-ku, Kanagawa
- Product code: EN-KNG-7050-70503
Come enjoy a gorgeous night view of the Yokohama Minato Mirai area in a 20-minute, charted helicopter ride! 20 minutes is more than enough time to take in the beauty of Yokohama---the city center on the north and Enoshima on the south. A helicopter cruise overlooking what looks to be a field of glimmering jewels would surely be a very exciting experience for you and your company. Since the entire helicopter is chartered, we highly recommend this tour as a little party for a special anniversary or birthday!
Please contact us before making a reservation if you wish to use this service.
- Overlook the Yokohama Minato Mirai area where historic buildings, modern skyscrapers, and pleasant nature stand in harmony.
- Experience a panoramic night view of the city 10 minutes after sunset.
- The success rate of marriage proposals is 100%!
Assemble (15 minutes before boarding--there will be a safety explanation and security checks before take-off) --> Sightseeing flight for 20 minutes.
In this exciting (and perhaps romantic) helicopter cruise, you will fly over the Yokohama Minato Mirai area, where historic buildings sit next to modern, high-rise skyscrapers, such as the Landmark Tower and Marin Tower. And with spectacular nature and greenery surrounding all of it, the city has rightfully earned its spot among the top 100 urban landscapes.
In this plan, you will enjoy a luxurious time above the city, shining in the darkness, including Minato Mirai, the city center and Enoshima.
Since the helicopter is completely chartered, it is perfect to surprise your friends'/partner’s birthdays or anniversaries. In fact, the success rate of your fiance accepting your marriage proposal on our helicopter is 100%. You can also ask us to be ready with a photo book or a bouquet when you get off the helicopter.
Come spend a special night with your loved one above Yokohama's glittering night landscape.
【THINGS TO NOTE】
- Time：35 min. per person
- Meeting Point：Minato Mirai heliport [MAP]
1-1-7 Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken 220-0012
■ by car
Take the Yokohane Line・Wangan-sen (Bay Shore Route) of the Shuto Expressway, exit from the Minatomirai Ramp, and drive for about 5 minutes. Located in the back of Rinko Park parking lot.
*You can search "Rinko Park parking lot" in a car navigation system for the destination.
**No parking lot at the heliport. Please use Rinko Park parking lot.
■ by train
Take Minatomirai Line and get off at Minatomirai Station.
About 15 minutes on foot from Exit 2.
■ by taxi
About 5 minutes from Sakuragicho Station /
About 5 minutes from Yokohama Station East Exit (If the traffic isn't heavy)
■ by sea traffic
Take Sea Bass from either Yokohama Station East Exit, Yamashita Park or Pier Aka-Renga.
Get off at MM21 [Pukari Sanbashi] and walk for about 10 minutes.
- Language support：English Guide (Done by the staff etc.)
- Included：Usage fee for the heliport
- Items to bring： Allowed to carry on: valuable goods, cameras, phones (other luggage should be left in the locker.)
- Toilet (Western style) ： None
- Other things to note：
・The flight time schedule may be changed due to the weather, machines and season.
・The operator will carefully determine whether the flight will be operated depending on weather and aircraft conditions.
・Flights may be cancelled or rescheduled:
1). If weather warnings or other forecasts affecting the operations are issued,
2). If faults of equipment are found during the pre-flight inspection, or
3). If there are any other unavoidable safety reasons.
In such cases, an existing reservation will be usually transferred to another occasion.
・The flight will be canceled when:
- Low cloud
- Foggy weather
- Strong wind
・We will make a phone call to let you know whether we are flying or not after 15:00 on the flight day
・15 minutes before boarding, we will assemble and check your name(s) and provide before-flight explanations for your safety.
・When there are three passengers, one of you will sit beside the pilot.
・It is highly restricted by the law to carry on dangerous objects on helicopter.
・Also, a security check with the metal detector is mandatory before the flight.
・If there is something you want to secretly carry on, for instance in a case of a surprise party, please let us know beforehand.
・Please do not take a flash photo during the flight.
・Also, please do as the pilot says on helicopter; at the heliport, please follow the instructions of the staff who will securely take you to the helicopter.
・For safety reasons, please make sure that the total weight of all participants does not exceed 240 kg.
(Passengers weighing over 110 kg are not allowed to board according to the flight rules.)
・One of the three persons will be seated in the front seat, but the customer's weight must not exceed 90 kg.
【HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES】
・Face masks required for travelers in public areas
・Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
・Gear/equipment sanitized between uses
・Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
*Masks are required to be worn all the time from the entry to the heliport to exit, including when boarding the helipad. A temperature check and alcohol disinfection are carried out once arriving at the heliport.
7 to 4 days before the tour date 40% of the tour price
3 to 2 days before the tour date 60% of the tour price
The day before the tour date, on the day of the tour 100% of the tour price
※Right after the online settlement is made, a cancellation fee of 10% will be incurred in case of cancellation.
※The cancellation fee includes handling charges.