Book a Helicopter Ride over Sydney Harbour from $240

Voted the best helicopter ride in Australia, a Sydney Harbour helicopter flight is the only way to see Sydney's spectacular harbour landmarks including the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Taronga Zoo, Manly, and world famous Bondi Beach. Book a scenic helicopter ride over Sydney Harbour, or fly from Sydney to Hunter Valley in 45 minutes, and from Sydney to the Blue Mountains in 90 minutes. Helicopter rides depart daily from Sydney Airport.

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Rotor One - Sydney Helicopter Rides 🚁

We're excited to announce we now offer helicopter rides in Sydney, providing the same exceptional service and unforgettable experiences we're known for in Melbourne.

Our flights offer unparalleled views of Sydney's iconic landmarks, from Sydney Harbour to the majestic Blue Mountains. Our tours to the famed Hunter Valley region offer a wine tasting and lunch experience that our guests have described as "the coolest thing I've ever done!!".

We believe a helicopter ride is more than a flight — it's a breathtaking adventure that you'll remember for a lifetime.

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How to book the best Helicopter Ride in Sydney

Whether you’re a local or a visitor, a Sydney helicopter ride is an extraordinary way to experience Sydney's spectacular city, beaches and harbour from above. From the famous Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge to the iconic Manly and Bondi Beaches, you're guaranteed awe-inspiring views on a scenic helicopter flight over Sydney.

If you choose go further, fly from Sydney to the picturesque Blue Mountains for panoramic views of Katoomba and the Three Sisters, or fly from Sydney to the Hunter Valley for the ultimate wine tasting and lunch experience by helicopter. See our top-rated helicopter rides in Sydney for a complete breakdown.

What will I see on a helicopter flight over Sydney?

You'll see Sydney's most iconic landmarks including the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House and Bondi Beach. Beyond Sydney's spectacular harbour, you'll have panoramic views of Sydney’s eastern coastline and northern beaches including Coogee Beach, Manly and Long Reef. With such a diverse range of attractions to explore, a scenic helicopter ride is, without a doubt, the best way to see Sydney.

Sydney Harbour Helicopter Tours

Take off from Sydney Airport flying over Sydney’s spectacular harbour including Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, Circular Quay, Luna Park and Taronga Zoo. Our Sydney helicopter rides guarantee breathtaking views of Sydney from the air, so don't forget to bring your camera, as you’ll want to capture as much of Sydney's iconic skyline and harbour as possible. Prices start from $249 per person and $498 for two people.

Sydney Beaches and Coastal Scenic Flights

If you’re a beach lover, then our extended Sydney Beaches & Coastal Scenic Flight is perfect for you. After flying over Sydney’s spectacular harbour including Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Circular Quay and Watsons Bay, your flight will extend along Sydney’s beautiful coastline for incredible views of Manly Cove, Coogee and the world-famous Bondi Beach. Prices start from $349 per person and $698 for two people.

Hunter Valley Helicopter Tours

Fly from Sydney to the picturesque Hunter Valley for a decadent wine tasting and winery lunch experience. With unparalleled views of the Hunter Valley region and a private landing at one of the Hunter Valley's best wineries, this helicopter lunch package from Sydney is the ultimate indulgence.

Hunter Valley helicopter tours include a scenic helicopter ride over Sydney Harbour and private landing at one of the region’s premium wineries for wine tasting and a three-course gourmet lunch. Prices start from $1,590 per person.

Blue Mountains Helicopter Tours

Fly from Sydney to the Blue Mountains and witness the region’s stunning natural beauty and attractions from the luxury of a private helicopter. On this 90 minute scenic helicopter tour, you’ll have a unique opportunity to explore the World Heritage Listed sites of the Three Sisters, Katoomba, Megalong Valley and Jamison Valley from your private helicopter. Prices start from $1,740 per person.

How much are helicopter rides Sydney?

A Sydney helicopter ride starts from $249 per person for a 20 minute scenic flight over Sydney Harbour, $1,590 per person for a helicopter winery lunch to the Hunter Valley and $1,740 for a Blue Mountains scenic tour.

How long are helicopter rides in Sydney?

You can fly from Sydney Airport on a 20 or 30 minute scenic flight over Sydney Harbour, or from Sydney to Hunter Valley in 45 minutes and Sydney to Blue Mountains in 90 minutes.

What to expect on a Sydney helicopter flight?

Voted one of the best helicopter tours in Australia, a scenic helicopter ride is a must-do activity when in Sydney. Expect breathtaking views and unique photo opportunities of Sydney Harbour, along with informative commentary and an exciting helicopter ride from your experienced Pilot.

Photos of Sydney's Iconic Landmarks

Your Sydney Harbour helicopter tour allows for capturing stunning photos of the Sydney Harbour and city skyline including the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, and Bondi Beach. For the best possible photographs shoot at midday when the sun is at its highest, or at dawn and dusk for long shadows and that picturesque light-box effect. Also be sure to wear dark clothes to minimise any reflections from the helicopter's windows in your photos.

Private Helicopter Ride Sydney vs Shared Flights

When choosing a helicopter ride in Sydney, one of the key decisions you'll need to make is whether to opt for a private or shared flight.

A private helicopter ride in Sydney offers the benefit of exclusivity so you and your group will have the helicopter all to yourselves, allowing for a more intimate and personalised experience. This is the perfect choice for a birthday, anniversary, or marriage proposals.

On the other hand, shared flights are a more cost-effective option. You'll share the helicopter with other passengers, which makes it a great way to meet new people, and enjoy the same scenic helicopter ride on a budget.

Are helicopter flights in Sydney worth it?

Absolutely! A Heli Tours in Sydney are unique experience in one of Australia's most iconic cities, making it well worth the investment. The major benefits of taking off from Sydney Airport are the immediate views of the Sydney skyline, northern beaches and Blue Mountains from the moment your helicopter becomes airborne.

How safe are Sydney helicopter flights?

We take several measures to ensure a secure and enjoyable helicopter flights for all of our guests. These include well-maintained aircraft, regular safety inspections, highly proficient and experienced pilots and strict adherence to safety protocols and regulations. We're also proud to confirm a perfect safety record for our helicopter rides in Sydney.

What is the best helicopter ride in Sydney?

We'd recommend the Sydney Harbour Helicopter Tour. This helicopter flight experience flies over all of Sydney's major landmarks including the Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Bondi Beach, consistently receives the best feedback and reviews from our guests, and is currently the best deal for helicopter rides Sydney.