The beauty of the Smokies is amazing. The way the smoke billows off of the mountains as though they are steaming is an amazing sight. A great way to really take that sight in is to take a helicopter tour in Pigeon Forge. There are a few helicopter rides in Sevier County, but Scenic Helicopter Tours is located in Pigeon Forge. Tours vary on price and routes but any aerial view of the Smoky Mountains is a good view.
The introduction helicopter flight in Pigeon Forge – $9.31 per person (plus tax) and takes riders 500ft. in the air. This Pigeon Forge helicopter ride is about a 2 mile trip.
River Island helicopter tour Pigeon Forge – This tour last about 8 miles and costs $20.48. This helicopter ride in Pigeon Forge takes the rider 1,200 ft. in the air and covers about 9 miles of land.
Douglas Lake Pigeon Forge helicopter tour – This Pigeon Forge helicopter tour covers about 12 miles of the beautiful Smoky Mountain countryside. The cost of this flight is $30.71. On this tour the distant view of Mt. LeConte and the rivers and lakes give riders a great feeling and beautiful view.
Lower hills of Bluff Mountain helicopter tour - This Pigeon forge helicopter ride takes visitors over the historic area of downtown Sevierville for covering 16 miles of God’s Beautiful countryside. The cost of this tour is $41.88 and is something visitors will not want to miss out on while in Pigeon Forge.
Foothills Pigeon Forge helicopter tour – The Foothills helicopter ride covers downtown Sevierville, Mount LeConte, and the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The flight covers 24 miles and last 12 minuets. The cost of this flight is $62.36.
Mountain / Valley helicopter flight – The Mountain/Valley helicopter ride covers beautiful scenery and stays away from commercial areas focusing on the beauty that the bare Smoky Mountains have to offer. This flight covers 30 miles and costs $79.11.
Gatlinburg helicopter tour – An amazingly beautiful experience. This Pigeon Forge helicopter tour takes visitors over the Dixie Stampede and riders will also have a view of Dollywood as the helicopter tour continues to Gatlinburg and come up to the base of Mount LeConte which is the largest mountain in the whole state of TN. This flight will also take riders over Ober Gatlinburg which is beautiful during the winter months where Pigeon Forge visitors will see the snow boarders and skiers. This beautiful flight cost about $92.14 and covers approximately 36 miles.
These are just some of the flights that Helicopter Scenic Tours offers. This is something that riders will not want to miss while on Pigeon Forge Vacation. And their headquarters is just moments away from our Pigeon Forge cabins. Please check out their website for additional information regarding their flights, www.flyscenic.com.