NEON Night Flight Spectacular in Las Vegas, NV

Papillon Grand Canyon HelicoptersPapillon Grand Canyon HelicoptersLas Vegas, NV 89119
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Come and experience a unique adventure that explores present-day Las Vegas, followed by a deep dive into the city’s history and culture. This Las Vegas Strip helicopter tour gives a luxurious flight full of amazing views of the famous nightlife & downtown areas, followed by a guided tour through The Neon Museum. It’s a fantastic ride like no other!

up to 3.5 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • Total tour duration is 3 1/2 hours.
  • Flight duration is approximately 10 – 15 minutes.
  • The Neon Museum guided tour and Brilliant! show is approximately 1.5 hours.
  • Luxury transportation from your hotel for the helicopter portion and The Neon Museum is included.
  • No hotel drop offs. Guests will be responsible for their return transport following the Museum experience.
  • Bring photo ID (if age 18+), bottled water, and camera or phone for incredible photo ops.
  • Layered clothing is recommended for the flight.
  • Temporary fuel surcharge of $5.00 per seat is collected at check-in.


from NEON Night Flight Spectacular
Discover the neon lights of Las Vegas from above and below! This 3.5-hour tour explores the iconic sights of Las Vegas with a helicopter night flight, followed by a journey through The Neon Museum, the final resting place of more than 250 of the city's most iconic vintage Vegas neon signs.

Your evening starts with transportation to VIP Las Vegas terminal, where you will board an EcoStar helicopter. These helicopters are designed specifically for tourism and have a larger cabin, 180-degree wraparound windshield for fantastic photo opportunities, individual, stadium-style seats, and superior climate control.

Fly over the famous attractions and neon lights of the Las Vegas Strip and Downtown Las Vegas. While on your thrilling helicopter flight, you will have plenty of time to capture memorable photos and videos of the experience!

After landing at Las Vegas airport VIP helipad, a luxury transport will drop you off at The Neon Museum for a 45-minute guided tour of the museum's Neon Boneyard - the final resting place for retired neon signs. Here, more than 250 signs from the 1930s to the present day are displayed. Take your time soaking up the history of the entertainment capital of the world!

After your tour, get ready for a final journey through Las Vegas neon history with a dash of showbiz! Settle in for The Neon Museum's show Brilliant! Jackpot, an augmented reality experience that re-illuminates unrestored signs and incorporates archival video and an iconic soundtrack to transport guests into Las Vegas history. The show uses music and visual history to breathe life into unrestored signs!

After the show, The Neon Museum tour concludes and guests are free to explore the Las Vegas Historic Arts District. Guests will be responsible for their return transport. You’ll be in the heart of burgeoning Cultural Corridor, about 3 miles from the famous Fremont Street Experience.
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Frequently Asked Questions about NEON Night Flight Spectacular

How long is the tour?

Tour Duration: Approximately 3 1/2 hours Flight Duration: Approximately 10 – 15 Minutes The Neon Museum Duration: Approximately 1 1/2 hours, including a guided tour and Brilliant! show

Is transportation included?

Papillon Helicopters will provide transportation for the helicopter portion and transfer to The Neon Museum. Guests will be responsible for their return transport following The Neon Museum experience.

If I choose to drive, where do I check in?

If you choose the self-drive option, you will check-in is at Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters Terminal at 5060 Koval Lane, Las Vegas, NV. 89119. Please arrive 45 minutes prior to your tour time.

Is food or drink included?

No meals are included.

What ages do you recommend for this tour?

All ages are welcome. An adult ticket is 12+ and a Child ticket is 2-11 years of age. Passengers 18 years and older must bring a government-issued form of identification.

What does the tour include?

Tour includes luxury pick-up and transport from most Las Vegas hotels, an aerial tour over the Vegas Strip and downtown area, a guided tour of The Neon Museum Guided Tour & Brilliant! show, and transportation for the helicopter portion and transfer to The Neon Museum. Guests will be responsible for their return transport following The Neon Museum experience.

What do I need to bring with me?

All passengers 18 years or older must present a government issues photo ID. You may bring bottled water; however, passengers cannot open the bottle in the aircraft. Don’t forget your camera! Cameras and phones are allowed and encouraged on the helicopter, but please be aware that the use of selfie sticks and extending camera poles is strictly prohibited in and around the aircraft. The Neon Museum does not allow cameras but encourages the use of cell phones for personal photos and selfies.

What do I wear for this trip?

Layered clothing is recommended from the months of March to September. Heavy winter clothing is suggested for October to mid-March.

When is pick-up time?

Pick-up time is approximately 60 minutes prior to the departure time. Call the number on your e-ticket for exact times.

Is this tour accessible?

Passengers must be able to use helicopter seats. If assistance is required in boarding and disembarking, passengers must provide a companion or attendant to do so. Only collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be stowed onboard due to space limitations. Guests will be notified at the time of check-in if space limitations will prevent their accessibility equipment from being brought on board. Should your equipment need to be left at the terminal, it will be stored safely and waiting for you upon landing.

Can I request to sit in the front seat?

All passengers are free to request a front seat upgrade for an upgrade charge of $50, although availability is limited. Front seat upgrades are not guaranteed, but are assigned once the passenger check-in process is complete and seating aboard the helicopter is determined. If your request for an upgrade is confirmed, payment will be processed at the check-in counter prior to departure. Call the number on your e-ticket if you would like to request a front seat.