Get outdoors: Tour the beach by helicopter in Panama City Beach


Panhandle helicopter rides

Florida Travel Guide to Panama City Beach Helicopter Beach Tours

Since many of the world’s most beautiful beaches are in Florida, it only makes sense that you might want to see some of them from the best vantage point possible – by helicopter!

Panhandle Helicopter Tours

In Panama City Beach, Panhandle Helicopter Tours can take you up, up and away where you can get the best possible views of the most beautiful beaches in the United States.

Panhandle Helicopter Tours offers several different tours:

Intro Ride

Perfect for families with young kids, this 5-minute tour will fly you from Panama City Pier to the County Pier and back for a great view of the Emerald Coast waters.

Miracle Strip

See the county and city piers, fly over Shipwreck Waterpark, see dolphins, sea turtles, stingrays and lots more in this 8- to 9-minute tour. Bring your video camera!

Shark Run

One of the most popular of Panhandle Helicopter Tours tours, is the Shark Run. A 12- to 13-minute ride gives you an exciting view of sharks swimming in the ocean below. Hammerheads and bull sharks feed in their natural habitat while you really appreciate what’s down there swimming among us!

Shell Island

Explore more than 24 miles of Emerald Coastline on a 20-minute helicopter ride including, St. Andrews State Park, Shell Island, Grand Lagoon and all of the marine life that calls this area home, among the sunken ships and man made reefs. See a part of the beach that you can only access by air or water!

Seaside Tour

On a 25- to 26-minute tour, explore the architecture of the communities of Alys Beach, Seacrest Beach, Rosemary Beach, Seagrove Beach as well as stunning sand dunes and lakes stretching along the 30A.

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