Yelp ReviewHeather A. - "The beauty of San Diego exceeded our expectations! Breathtaking views, and a wonderful/knowledgeable tour-guide and pilot. We took the Waverider's Quiver tour, which was reasonably priced and money well spent. Highly recommended for family and friends!"


As seen on the TV show Travel Secrets! Featuring us at Waverider Helicopter Tours!


Fly with Waverider Helicopter Tours for an experience of a lifetime!

Waverider Helicopter Tours is Veteran owned and Oceanside's first helicopter air tour attraction! We provide an exciting and unforgettable experience for all who are looking to view the beautiful San Diego County Beaches and captivating backcountry scenery from a unique perspective. Your experience will be sure to last a lifetime as you take an exhilarating ride in a helicopter, with the Pacific Ocean on one side and picturesque scenery on the other! Check out our tours to pick the tour that works for you!

Look for whales, dolphins, sharks, and other marine life! The clear water below provides a unique overhead view of the marine life and reef! 


Need to gain some altitude for aerial photography, video, survey, or surveillance?

Let one of our experienced pilots take you up in our helicopter to get you in position for that perfect aerial view to accomplish your mission! The versatility of our helicopter allows us to remove any, or all doors to accommodate you in capturing a crystal clear, unobstructed view of your area of interest! 

Examples of our aerial services and industries we cater to:

  • General photography
  • Video
  • Real estate
  • Golf courses
  • Boat pictures
  • Events
  • News gathering for local news stations and newspapers
  • Many more!

Have a question?

Give us a call or fill out our contact form and we will be more than happy to answer your questions!

(760)691-9144