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1000 Islands: 10, 20, or 30-Minute Scenic Helicopter Tour

1. 1000 Islands: 10, 20, or 30-Minute Scenic Helicopter Tour

Experience the 1000 Islands from the air on a breathtaking helicopter tour. Choose your own adventure with three unique tour options ranging from 10 to 30 minutes. Depart from Gananoque Heliport, located within a 20-minute drive east of Kingston via Highway 401 in beautiful Gananoque, Ontario.  Check in at the front desk then relax in the lounge before your pre-flight briefing. Feel the thrill as you rise above lush greenery, sandy beaches, and rocky cliffs, admiring the sights from your guaranteed window seat.  Wear audio headsets complete with microphones for easy communication. Enjoy pilot-narrated commentary in English or select one of the recorded multilingual audio tours. The duration depends on your selected option. Choose the 10-minute tour for a taste of the 1000 Islands, including the town of Gananoque, the Admiralty Islands, Navy Islands, and the Lake Fleet Islands. Explore further on an Ontario Signature Experience: a 20-minute tour that includes both the U.S. and Canadian spans of the Ivy Lea Bridge, and Boldt Castle on Heart Island.  The most popular option is a Canadian Signature Experience: an extended 30-minute ‘Two Castle’ tour that sends you flying over sunken shipwrecks and nation-spanning bridges, as well as Boldt and Singer Castles.

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What people are saying about Gananoque

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Our tour over 1000 islands was a great experience! We have both never been in a chopper before, and it was an amazing way to see and enjoy a different perspective of this beautiful landscape and waterway!

A great experience which we would always recommend. The whole team including the pilot Bill has been incredibly kind and accommodating. The views are fantastic!

Great first experience. Amazing views of the area. Tour guide was very entertaining and super friendly.

Clean, professional, officiate and exciting. Would do again. Bill the pilot rocks.

We were on the 20 minutes Bolt tour , it was amazing .