Visit The Hamptons with Wings Air Hamptons Luxury Travel Experiences

New York-based air charter operator Wings Air, the first helicopter company ever named Virtuoso Preferred Partner, is re-launching two Hamptons luxury experiences and adding two new ones for the 2017 season.

Wings Air has joined forces with 5-star venues and service providers in the Northeast USA to develop exclusive travel experiences, all involving private helicopter transportation. The ever-expanding collection currently includes flyfishing trips in Vermont, racecar driving at the Monticello Motor Club and The Ultimate Engagement at Glenmere Mansion.

Hamptons Beach Picnic

This experience begins with a private helicopter flight from Manhattan to East Hampton by Wings Air, where a luxury sedan awaits to take passengers to a nearby beach picnic spot. A fully catered picnic is arranged beautifully by Perfect Picnic and event designer Nicole Cataffo with blankets, pillows and fresh flowers. Guests enjoy their favorite foods and drinks from real china and glassware while being waited on by an attendant. After a 2-hour oceanside picnic, guests are driven back to East Hampton Airport and conclude the day with a smooth helicopter flight back to Manhattan.

Experience duration: approx. 4 hours including flight. Rates start from $8,300 for 2 people depending on helicopter of choice, including picnic.

Insider Tour of the Hamptons

This experience, created in partnership with The Hamptonite Club, begins with a private helicopter flight from Manhattan to East Hampton by Wings Air. Upon arrival guests are greeted by their local concierge and a climate-controlled luxury vehicle for the day. The Insider Tour begins with a walking tour of historic Sag Harbor; alternatively guests may opt for shopping in East Hampton or visiting art galleries. A gourmet lunch with champagne is provided at Jean Georges, followed by wine tasting in Bridgehampton Wine Country. The tour also includes a visit to a quintessential Hamptons estate in Amagansett, before heading back to East Hampton Airport to fly home.

Experience duration: approx. 8 hours including flight. Rates start from $6,700 for 2 people depending on helicopter of choice, including tour.

Private Dinner on a Hamptons Yacht (New)

This experience, created in partnership with Hamptons Yacht Charters, begins with a private helicopter flight from Manhattan to East Hampton by Wings Air, where a luxury sedan awaits to take passengers to nearby Sag Harbor. Guests then enjoy a romantic, 3-hour sunset sail on a 70′-90′ motor yacht around Shelter Island and Noyak Bay. A world-class private chef, server and crew are included and the menu can be customized to individual tastes (price may vary). The day is concluded with a smooth helicopter flight back to Manhattan.

Experience duration: approx. 5 hours including flight. Rates start from $15,000 for 2 people depending on helicopter and yacht of choice and menu preferences.

East End Beach Lobster Cookout (New)

This experience, created in partnership with East End Charters, begins with a private helicopter flight from Manhattan to Mattituck by Wings Air, where a luxury SUV awaits to take passengers to nearby Greenport. Guests then enjoy a relaxing day sail to remote beaches, swimming, exploring and a seafood feast on the beach prepared and served by the crew. The day is concluded with a smooth helicopter flight back to Manhattan.

Additional Details

Experience duration: approx. 10 hours including flight. Rates start from $10,304 for 4-6 people depending on helicopter of choice, including sail. To minimize the stress of travel, Wings Air’s state-of-the-art helicopters can fly the normally 3-4-hour trip between New York City and East Hampton in just 45 minutes average. View Wings Air’s helicopter fleet here. 

Experiences are subject to availability and weather and available through Wings Air only.

Advance bookings (72 hours or more) are highly recommended between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

For more information, please contact Wings Air Helicopters toll-free at (866) 445-5434 or at charters@wingsairhelicopters.com

About Wings Air Helicopters: Wings Air Helicopters was founded in 2002 by former investment banker and pilot Javier Diaz. As an experienced pilot he wanted to create a company that would stand above the rest and meet aviation needs for the sheer pleasure and beauty of airborne travel. Wings Air offers a wide variety of helicopter services including private charter, luxury travel experiences, sightseeing, flight instruction and aerial cinematography, serving the Northeast USA and parts of Canada. Wings Air is a Preferred Partner of the Virutoso network and has been flying safely since its inception. www.wingsair.net