How much is it to go on a helicopter ride in Sydney?
You may be surprised at just how affordable these bucket list adventures can be. A helicopter ride over Sydney is a true bucket list adventure, but the cost needn’t be sky high. You’ll find a number of options to choose from here at Adrenaline. There are options visiting different parts of the city, over various lengths of time and to suit a range of budgets, so check the full selection of Helicopter flights around Sydney and New South Wales for the latest prices.
Is the helicopter ride the best way to tour Sydney in one day?
A helicopter sightseeing tour over Sydney is one the fastest and most thrilling ways to see the city’s icons and the stunning landscape in this part of New South Wales. Get a whole new perspective on Sydney icons likes the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, as well as the stunning coastline and landscape.
There are a number of flights to choose from, but one of our best sellers is the Helicopter Scenic Flight for 2, which lasts 30min - Olympic Park and Sydney Harbour. This private tour sets off from Bankstown Airport, west of Sydney, and flies north towards the impressive Olympic Park, which played host to the games in the year 2000.
It then follows the impressive Paramatta River towards Sydney Harbour, taking in incredible views and impressive riverside homes as you go. Nothing can quite prepare you for the breathtaking sight of the harbour from above. Look out for people doing the BridgeClimb as you pass the famous Harbour Bridge.
This flight also offers every passenger a window seat, so it’s hard to think of a better way to see a lot of the city in a short space of time.
What’s the most scenic view in Sydney?
Sydney is a city blessed with beautiful views, so it’s a real challenge to give a definitive answer about the best views. For example, you’ll get an incredible thrill doing the Harbour Bridge climb and overlooking the harbour. You’ll also love the view from the top of Sydney Tower, which lets you overlook the CBD and beyond in a little more comfort. In both those instances though one of the most iconic features of the Sydney skyline will be missing from view – the structure you’re at the top of! So, for a full perspective of the city, a scenic helicopter flight is the ultimate choice.
There’ll be plenty of opportunity to take photos and enjoy the panoramic views on any helicopter flight. Depending on the route your flight takes, you’ll also be able to get an amazing perspective on the surrounding landscape, including the Blue Mountains.
If you’re particularly interested in aerial photography then why not take the experience to the next level? The Doors-Off Helicopter Aerial Photography Flight includes pro camera (Canon EOS 6D with lens for aerial photography) hire and is suitable for up to three passengers. It’s an amazing chance to get full panoramic views over this photogenic city and learn tips and tricks from the pro-photographer pilots.
It’s the perfect choice for anyone wanting to learn some new skills, or capture amazing content that they can take away. All devices are tethered to the aircraft for safety, so you can concentrate on taking great photos and videos, rather than worrying about dropping your phone or the camera. What you do with your photography is up to you, but they’re sure to make amazing souvenirs of your time in the air. Get them printed and hang them on the walls, share them online, gift them to friends and family!
This experience departs Mascot Airport and is a 30-minute private charter, just for your group. You’ll be in expert hands, as the people you’ll fly with have more than two decades of experience in this area and are used by photographers and media agencies around the world.
Want to see beyond the city? How about a Hunter Valley helicopter flight? One of our most popular options is the Decadent Helicopter Champagne Breakfast Fly & Dine. This gives you an awesome top-down view of the vineyards and valleys of this most scenic region. Your flight departs Cessnock Airport, and takes you to one of the Hunter Valley’s premium breakfast restaurants. Once you’ve even you’ll have the chance to enjoy a tasting session at the Cuvee Cellar and Chocolate/Coffee House, before making your return journey.
How to book helicopter ride Sydney at Adrenaline?
It’s so easy to book a Sydney helicopter ride with Adrenaline. Browse through the whole range of experiences on the site to find your perfect match, or narrow down your search using the filters.
Once you’ve found an experience you would like to book. Check the available dates suit you, select a time, and hit ‘book now’. All that’s left to do then is fill out some personal details and checkout the experience. You’ll be sent confirmation of your booking, which you should take along with you on the day.
Be sure to make a note of the time of arrival and then all that’s left to do is to start looking forward to your helicopter flight!
Check out epic helicopter ride packages across Australia right here at Adrenaline, and book in an unforgettable experience.