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1000 Islands Helicopter and Craft Brewery Tour

Explore the 1000 Islands on a 30-minute scenic helicopter tour from Gananoque with a stop at ArBrū craft brewery for tastings and a meal.
Where:Gananoque, Ontario
Price for:1 Participant
Discover the sights and craft beer flavours of the 1000 Islands!

Departing by helicopter from Gananoque, experience the thrill and excitement of flying over the spectacular beauty of the 1000 Islands on a 30-minute scenic helicopter tour. During the flight, you will see sights like Singer Castle, Boldt Castle, Millionaires’ Row, 1000 Islands International Bridge, and a shipwreck viewable by air and much more.

Upon arrival at ArBrū, Canada’s first ever solar powered Brewery, you’ll walk along a path through the Hops field before arriving at this fully sustainable craft brewery. Following your guided tour of the brewery, you’ll enjoy a craft beer flight and a person wood fired pizza of your choice (pepperoni, margarita, or meat lovers). After relaxing for a bit, its back in the helicopter for some more breathtaking sights from the air as you return to the heliport in Gananoque.

What's included:

  • 30-minute helicopter tour.
  • Tour of ArBrū, Canada’s first fully solar powered craft brewery.
  • A flight of craft beer (4 tastings = 600ml).
  • A personal sized wood fired pizza.
  • Return flight to the 1000 Islands heliport.

Duration:  30 minute flight time and 1 - 1.25 hour brewery visit


  • May - October tours Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays,Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays*
  • November - April tours Saturdays and Sundays*

*Subject to availablity

Need to know:

  • Minimum of 2 passengers is required.
  • Maximum of three passengers per flight.
  • Maximum weight is 275 lbs. per passenger.
  • There is no age restriction, however it is required that all children 2 and over be in their own designated seat and seatbelt.
  • All flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions.

This helicopter tour takes place at Gananoque, Ontario.

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