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Vanuatu Helicopters

Port Vila, Vanuatu
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About Vanuatu Helicopters
Vanuatu is a spectacular location consisting of pristine tropical islands, active volcanoes, coral reefs and jungle wilderness. A helicopter is the key to unlocking all the amazing beauty within the islands. Whether flight seeing, a leisurely champagne luncheon on a secluded island, inspecting your property purchase, impressing someone with a dramatic entry to a restaurant, viewing an active volcano, flying down a jungle canyon, or being transferred to your resort Vanuatu Helicopters knows how to find the real Vanuatu. Modern helicopters and experienced pilots guarantee a safe and memorable journey to the tropical islands.
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Soar over the beautiful island of Efate in a helicopter during this small-group adventure. Take a glass-bottom boat for a quick ride to the helicopter pontoon to board your flight. Fly over white, sandy beaches, lush rainforest, and scenic waterfalls over the course of 10 minutes. Land at Summit Botanical Gardens and quickly explore the area before heading back to the point of departure.
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from $126.14
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Enjoy sweeping views along the Vanuatu coast on a Port Vila helicopter trip that lifts off from a floating helipad just a short distance from the wharf. With a perspective and access that you can’t get from sea level, spot clear harbors, elegant resorts, and exclusive properties as the pilot points out landmarks on the ground below.
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from $80.59
2 reviews
See these incredible Turtles from the air then up close and personal!

This tour departs from the seafront in Port Vila, flying you past the stunning Cascade waterfalls and Hideaway island then down into the beautiful Havannah Harbour, where you have a good chance of seeing turtles and Dugongs swimming in their natural environment, before landing at the conservation sanctuary. 

Get up close and personal with the turtles and meet the staff who will explain the great conservation work being done at the sanctuary.  Your helicopter flight back passes Lelepa Island with more stunning coastal views before landing back at the seafront.
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from $231.26
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a frequent helicopter nut , Vanuatu helicopters was never to be missed. Special thanks to Dave the pilot, such a gentleman and very experienced. I did the summit sensation flight and it was just the best. Sat next to the pilot which was a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on this 7 minute helicopter tour today with my wife. Staff very friendly and informative. Must do when in Vanuatu. Thanks Ross & Dave

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Reviewed August 2, 2019 via mobile

First time in a helicopter, friendly welcoming staff, no problems. We probably could have done without the garden stopover, but that was the package and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Highly recommend this company if, like us, you have a bucket list to tick off!

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 19, 2019

Booked the 25 minute Summit Sensation flight for two (our son and a friend's son, both teenagers). They both aboslutely loved the flight and scenery. Got some amazing footage which my son edits into YouTube clips. The only thing was the flight only went for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

We loved our flight to the summit with our friendly pilot Andy. I highly recommend this tour as it gives you a different view of Port Vila

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 922KathW
Alison F, Director of Sales at Vanuatu Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to write this review of your recent flight with Vanuatu Helicopters. It is always great to hear from our happy customers.

Reviewed July 6, 2019

Spectacular way to see Port Vila from above and snorkeling at the same time at Divi's bar and retreat. I booked a trip in the helicopter around Port Vila, but they offered me a better option for have a bigger taste of Vanuatu, enjoy flying...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank fpazmar
Alison F, Director of Sales at Vanuatu Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2019

Hello and thanks for this great review of your flight to Divi's. This is one of our newest product offerings and looks like its going to be one of our most popular too. best wishes Ali

Reviewed May 25, 2019

Booked a flight to see the turtle sanctuary, and go so much more. The trip was more than promised, got to sight turtles and dugong’s in the most amazing vivid blue waters thanks to our pilot Dave for pointing them out. If you get the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Fredqwer
Daniel C, Owner at Vanuatu Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2019

Sounds like you had a great day out with Dave. Glad you enjoyed it. You were the first to experience the landing at Divi's and to enjoy the snorkelling. We are in the process of developing a new tour for this. So it is good...More

Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

This was a spectacular way to see Port Vila and it's surrounds. Taking a flight around to the turtle sanctuary was great fun. Dugongs and turtles were visible from the air which was totally unexpected. A fly-by of a waterfall and a beach landing only...More

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Daniel C, Owner at Vanuatu Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2019

Thanks for the review. Glad you were impressed by the flight and the conservation side of the Turtle Sanctuary. It really is a good experience. This is a new flight option that we created and it sees to be very popular. Regards Andy

Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

We visited Vanuatu for our wedding anniversary and decided to take a helicopter ride on our special day. This was amazing! We went for the 40 minute trip out the Turtle Sanctuary. Even though it was a little expensive - it was worth every cent....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Daniel C, Owner at Vanuatu Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2019

thank you for the review. I remember this flight, and it was a pleasure to share with you the amazing beauty Vanuatu has to offer. We hope to see you again in the future. All the best Andy Pilot

Reviewed January 28, 2019

Friendly and informative pilot. Trip seemed to last more than 7 minutes and the sun came out just for us

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Lunas_mum
Daniel C, Owner at Vanuatu Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2019

Thank you for the Review. So glad you had a good time.

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Stacey M
March 22, 2018|
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Response from triciaebb | Reviewed this property |
We booked prior because we weren't there for long and wanted to fit as much in in our time. We paid directly to the helicopter pilot and he was great and even better he was from Melbourne
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lifat
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Response from Daniel C | Property representative |
The Resort Transfer to Eratap is approximately 8 mins, not long and it will seem shorter as you will be taking in so much as you fly over the beautiful coastline and township.
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We booked through the Cruise Company
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