The biggest of our main three tours, the Surf & Turf is our most complete aerial experience of San Diego – covering downtown, North County coastal, and (unique to this tour) key inland features.
See it all!
Soar past back country scenery, luxury homes and exotic beaches.
Experience a commanding view of inland San Diego. Fly by the Miramar Air Station where the “Top Guns” fly. Continue over picturesque Lake Hodges to the manicured estates of Fairbanks Ranch and Rancho Santa Fe.
Your helicopter ride will descend along the shoreline where the surf meets the turf at the Del Mar Racetrack and then follow the same route as the Diego Delight over La Jolla, Mission Bay and Downtown San Diego. See it all!
- Includes nearly everything in the Diego Delight and The Unforgettable.
- Also includes Miramar Air Station, Lake Hodges, Fairbanks Ranch, and Rancho Santa Fe.
- See a map of the tour route or compare tour routes.
- See pricing.
- Approximately 60 minutes.
- FAA weight and balance restrictions apply. Read more about why here.
Some of the things you’ll see on this tour:
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People love the Surf & Turf Tour:
I got the Surf & Turf tour package for my girlfriend and I, and it was awesome! Very professional company and employees. We arrived 15 min early as the website stated and everything went smoothly. We left for our flight right on time our pilot was not only an amazing pilot with a great personality…
Wow! Once in a lifetime experience! We are hooked! We had such an awesome “Surf and Turf” helicopter tour with amazing Pilot Terry! We can’t wait to take advantage of more Corporate Helicopter’s offerings. Super helpful people, very organized and awesome communication. Thanks so much.
I am from the East coast and was in San Diego for a conference. My two sons and I decided to experience our first helicopter ride over San Diego. We choose the Surf and Turf package and was blown away. We got to see some of most beautiful homes I have ever seen. The ride…
I took a 60-minute flight over San Diego and the surrounding area. We both had a blast. It wasn’t my first ride but it was certainly my favorite one. The staff were awesome and our pilot was fabulous and even if he’s just faking it (he wasn’t), he is very engaging and interested in who…
We had an awesome time, my wife and I really enjoyed our 1 hour tour of San Diego, it was our first time there and our first Helicopter ride. Garner our pilot was very skilled and knowledgeable about the area and gave us great tour of the entire area. We look forward to going back…
This was such a fun experience! Saw amazing parts of SD I never even knew existed. We started inland and flew up to Rancho Santa Fe, saw some HUGE mansions, and then made our way down the coast line down to Hotel Del Coronado and then flew over Downtown SD as the sun set over…
Best Helicopter Tour Company in San Diego! I wouldn’t bother looking at any other operator in Southern California. Jeannette helped me book the perfect tour for my family – The Surf & Turf Tour. It was 1 hour of scenic bliss! This was our first experience in the helicopter and our pilot Peter made us…
I’ve done the Surf and Turf tour twice. Both pilots were very informative and personable. These tours are a great way to see the area and all it has to offer. And the view is unbeatable!
Terry took us on a flight from Montgomery field to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park over to Torrey Pines down to Point Loma and across the city. He kept us entertained with great jokes and some really awesome views. I highly recommend taking this flight over one of the most beautiful areas in California.
I surprised my significant other with a helicopter ride for his birthday. We booked the Surf and Turf Tour and was able to enjoy beautiful San Diego from up above for one hour. Our pilot, Terry, has a good sense of humor and very informative during the tour. I would recommend this to anyone.
I want to thank Corporate Helicopters and Ed (Our wonderful Pilot) for such a great experience. The one hour tour of San Diego, La Jolla, Coronado Island, the coastline, etc. was fun, exciting, informative and so much more. Ed was so amiable. He made us feel like family! Not only was our tour first-class, we…
Everyone needs Terry as their pilot at least once in their life! Surf and Turf tour was spectacular.
I surprised my girlfriend with the Surf and Turf tour for her birthday. All of the staff were very accommodating and friendly. Our pilot Terry was outstanding! He had us laughing the whole time and was very knowledgeable about all the areas we toured. He even sang her happy birthday! I would without a doubt…
I had a great Surf and Turf up in the air ride with Marshall our pilot. Awesome experience.
My boyfriend surprised me and took me on the “Surf and Turf” tour for Valentine’s Day. It was incredible! Our favorite parts were seeing the San Diego Wild Animal Park from the air, seeing a whale in La Jolla, flying by downtown, and seeing Coronado. Our pilot / tour guide was Bryan, and he couldn’t…