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Sydney Harbour Tour by Helicopter

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Fly over beautiful Sydney Harbour by helicopter for a bird's-eye view of Sydney. Your expert pilot will provide informative commentary on all the sites as you soar through Sydney skies for approximately 20 minutes. You'll have the best vantage point of Sydney and its sparkling blue harbor, 1,000 feet up in the air during your memorable helicopter flight.
  • A helicopter tour to see Sydney's highlights in the shortest time possible
  • Learn all about Sydney through a pilot-guide's commentary
  • Round-trip hotel transportation makes for a seamless experience
  • Unparalleled aerial views and photo ops of Sydney's top landmarks
What to Expect
Your helicopter tour starts out with the utmost convenience: pickup right at your Sydney hotel door. Relax on the drive over to the helipad, where you check-in, meet your pilot, and listen to a safety briefing.  With your camera or video device in hand, climb aboard and take off for the flight. Get comfortable in your seat and listen to your pilot's commentary through the headset while enjoying panoramic views of the Sydney skyline and the Pacific Ocean. The highlights of the short flight include the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Coogee, Taronga Zoo, and the famous coastline beaches.  During the flight, listen and converse with the captain as well as other passengers through the included headsets. This tour is perfect for those short on time or first-time visitors to Sydney.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Tour departs from Sydney hotels
Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, Mascot
Departure Time
Between 9:10am - 3:50pm

Please note: preferred time is to be advised at the time of booking.
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 20-minute helicopter tour
  • Live commentary by pilot
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Complimentary tea or coffee
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A maximum of 6 people per helicopter
  • Helicopters are collapsible wheelchair accessible, however the pilot is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking due to insurance regulations
  • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the helicopter, maximum individual weight allowed is 110 kilograms (240 pounds) or 200 kgs (440 pounds) per couple. A 50% surcharge is applicable and payable directly to supplier if heavier than this
  • Infants require an additional surcharge of 50% of an adult rate payable direct on the date of travel. The infant may be carried in the arms of, or on the lap of the adult passenger in an approved infant seat or bassinet
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ilan was out pilot. But the whole crew from our hotel pickup was fantastic and so worth while. Amazing flight views and knowledgeable pilot.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, Ilan, our Pilot, was a tremendous guide. He was knowledgeable, very friendly, obviously happy in his job. An instant good vibe that jumps over to the guests through a big broad smile. And even if I he would just have sat there...More

Thank ChKnof
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was so hassle free and we got a private view of sydney from above for a very reasonable price. Everyone from the driver who picked us up from the hotel to the pilot and lady in the office were easygoing, informative and really friendly....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Paudie R
Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

The crews were very helpful and communicative, they looked very well trained aswell, the pilot was excellent, he was very communicative and smooth throughout the tour, will recommend to any other couple or family to give it a try, it was a once in a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Karunia Purnama S
Reviewed August 27, 2019 via mobile

Best Adventure and fantastic view top sympathetic Pilot James explained us everything. We took amazing pictures and the pick up service from our hotel was part of that price. We would do it again and again its a highlight of a Australien trip!

Thank INGRID_KB_2019
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May 27, 2019|
Response from BrettRiddett | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response - travelling - but if you contact the company directly I am sure they will work with you to make it happen
March 17, 2019|
Response from Den R |
To my knowledge, Sydney is not the capital of Australia. Canberra is the capital city.
February 16, 2019|
Response from AbuExpat | Reviewed this property |
Yeah you can choose the times of the flights as we chose a sunset flight, they are very accommodating
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