Q:Is thd helicopter tour available every day?
Yes, this tour is available every day. It will be postponed if weather does not allow. Booking should be made 3 days in advance. Passengers should get to the airport at least 40 minutes prior to departure time and follow the instructions of helicopter staff.
Q:Is the helicopter ride safe?
Yes, the helicopter ride is safe. Eurocopter AS350B3 is used to adapt to the geographic features of Badaling area. This high-performance helicopter is powered by an Arriel 2B engine, and it set a record by being the first ever helicopter to land on Mount Everest (8848 m) in May 2005.
Q:Is this a private helicopter ride?
The helicopter seats 6 people, including 2 pilots and 4 passengers. You will share the cabin with some other passengers if you are less than 4 people. If there’s no other people to share, or if you need a private ride, the price per person will be quoted separately based on the exact passenger number paying 4 people’s money.
Q:What does the price include?
The price includes helicopter ride, roundtrip transfer from your hotel in Beijing to Badaling Airport, and personal accident insurance covered in the tour, with an insured sum of up to RMB 1 million.