Catalina Island Helicopter Flight from Santa Ana

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Catalina Island Helicopter Flight from Santa Ana information and booking

18 minutes
Departs from
Santa Ana Heliport at John Wayne Airport
Time of departure
Morning: 8am to 11am Mid-day: 12pm to 3pm Afternoon: 4pm to 6pm *Please confirm your exact departure time with local operator after booking
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Tour description provided by Viator

Start your visit to Catalina Island off in style with this enthralling helicopter flight from Santa Ana. As you cruise over the Pacific Ocean, keep your eyes open for dolphins and whales, and listen to your pilot talk about Catalina Island's history and attractions. Enjoy stunning aerial views of the island's seaside cliffs as you approach Avalon, its major town. Packed with amazing photo ops, this tour is the fastest and most thrilling way to reach Catalina Island!

Board your comfortable helicopter at the Santa Ana Heliport at John Wayne Airport for your fast flight to paradise! Head west toward the coast and over the Pacific Ocean on your way to Catalina Island, one of the eight Channel Islands and a popular resort getaway.

Known for its lush landscapes, quaint towns and easygoing atmosphere, Catalina Island is a world away from the hustle-bustle of the Los Angeles area. Offering gorgeous coastal vistas, a variety of water activities and glimpses of wildlife such as buffalo and eagles, the island is a favorite destination for both quick escapes and milestone celebrations.

During your exciting 15-minute flight, capture your fill of photos and listen to your pilot share information about Catalina Island's history, geology and plant and animal life. Land at Pebbly Beach Heliport in picturesque Avalon, Catalina Island's biggest town, to begin your exploration of this lovely island.

What's included

  • 18-minute helicopter flight (one-way or round-trip based on option selected)

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off