Portland Aerial Tours

Aerial tours give you a bird’s-eye view of Portland and the region.

Portland aerial tours give you a bird’s-eye view of the city and region, from inside a plane, helicopter or even hot air balloon.

Know Before You Go

All details are subject to change, so please contact tour operators for the latest information.

Helicopter Tours

Oregon Helicopters takes off from a downtown Portland rooftop and offers tours of the city, flying right over the Willamette River.

Small Plane Tours

Envi Adventures flies out of Troutdale, 18 miles (29 km) east of Portland. Their offerings include flights through the Columbia River Gorge, over Portland or past Mount Hood. Pricing is per flight, not per passenger.

Hot Air Balloon Tours

Departing from the Willamette Valley town of Newberg, 23 miles (37 km) southwest of Portland, Vista Balloon Adventures lets you soar above wineries and farmland. You can see 10 mountains on a clear day, as well as up to six other balloons around you.

Portland Tour Options