You will see the beautiful coastline from Oceanside to Cardiff-By-The-Sea on this amazing helicopter tour! Waverider Helicopter Tours is Veteran-owned and we provide an exciting and unforgettable experience for all who are looking to view the beautiful beaches and captivating backcountry of San Diego County, coastal Orange County, and Temecula Wine Country from a unique perspective. Your experience will be sure to last a lifetime as you take an amazing ride in a helicopter! Our tours range from 10 minutes to over one hour! The helicopter has four leather seats (three passengers and your pilot), heat, and air conditioning to have you riding in comfort and luxury! Each passenger will have their own seat, seat belt, and Bose noise-canceling headset to listen and talk as we cruise along on your pilot-guided tour. Climb in, buckle-up, and enjoy your flight! *Max weight limit per seat is 280 pounds and max weight limit between all passengers is 500 pounds.*
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: San Luis Rey River Trail, Oceanside, CaliforniaWithin a minute after lift off we will be flying over the San Luis Rey River.Pass By: Oceanside Pier, Oceanside, CaliforniaYou will see the Oceanside Harbor, downtown Oceanside, the Oceanside Pier, and the Buena Vista Lagoon.Pass By: Carlsbad Village, Carlsbad, CaliforniaYou will see Carlsbad, Army Navy Academy, Carlsbad Village, Agua Hedionda Lagoon, Seafood Hatchery, Desalination Plant, Encina Powerplant, The Flower Fields, Carlsbad State Park Campgrounds, and the Batiquitos Lagoon.Pass By: The Flower Fields at Carlsbad RanchR, Carlsbad, CaliforniaThe flowers are in bloom March-May.Pass By: Oceanside Harbor Village, Oceanside, CaliforniaWithin a minute after lift off, we will cruise over the San Luis Rey River, come up quickly on the Oceanside Harbor and the pretty beach of Oceanside! Camp Pendleton Marine Base will be off to the right.Pass By: Moonlight State Beach, Encinitas, CaliforniaYou will see the private homes on the beach cliffs of Encinitas and Moonlight Beach which is Encinitas public beach.Pass By: Swami's Beach, Encinitas, CaliforniaSwamis is one of the most popular surf spots in San Diego County and Southern California. You will also see Swami's Reef.Pass By: San Elijo State Beach, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, CaliforniaYou will see San Elijo State Park and Campgrounds, as well as the little beach town of Cardiff By The Sea.Pass By: Batiquitos Lagoon, Carlsbad, CaliforniaSeparates Carlsbad and Encinitas. Rumored to have been a stopping grounds for pirates!Pass By: San Luis Rey River Trail, Oceanside, CaliforniaWithin a minute after lift off we will be flying over the San Luis Rey River.Pass By: San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Encinitas, CaliforniaSan Elijo Lagoon separates Cardiff By The Sea and Solana Beach.