A 30 minute helicopter scenic flight over Melbourne's City and Beaches flies over the CBD, and Brighton beach bathing boxes. Half day helicopter rides depart Melbourne to Yarra Valley with a winery lunch for two. Day trips and charter flights depart Melbourne to Mornington Peninsula, Phillip Island and the 12 Apostles. Prices start from $249 per person.
Helicopter Rides in Melbourne
Scenic Flights in Melbourne
Experience an unforgettable scenic flight showcasing Melbourne's best landmarks and tourist attractions from above. Fly around Melbourne and down the coastline over Brighton Beach, Mornington Peninsula, the Yarra Valley, Phillip Island and the 12 Apostles & Great Ocean Road.
We offer unique helicopter tours to couples wanting to celebrate a special occasion like an anniversary and families looking to excite their kids with an extra special birthday present. With over 200+ five-star reviews, our helicopter experiences are consistently rated as one of the best things to do in Melbourne.
Helicopter Tours around Melbourne City
A scenic helicopter flight over Melbourne allows you to experience spectacular views of Melbourne's famous landmarks from the comfort of a private helicopter. Sit back and relax on a private helicopter charter as you enjoy a bird's eye view of Melbourne City, Coast and the beaches including St Kilda, Elwood, Brighton and Sandringham.
Scenic helicopter rides over Melbourne are perfect for couples looking to celebrate special occasions and make the perfect birthday gift or anniversary gift for an adventurous partner. Our helicopter tours are also perfectly suited to families with children, allowing both parents and kids to combine an exciting family adventure over Melbourne's city, beaches and coastline with the experience of flying together in a helicopter.
Scenic Flights to Mornington Peninsula
A helicopter ride to Mornington Peninsula incorporates four amazing scenic flights allowing you to enjoy a private helicopter charter over Melbourne, down the coast past the Brighton Beaches Boxes, over the south east suburbs including the Millionaire's walk in Portsea and Sorrento and along the Bellarine Peninsula and Corio Bay. This extended scenic flight allows you to explore Melbourne and its surrounding areas in just over an hour by helicopter.
Scenic Helicopter Rides to Phillip island
See everything Phillip Island has to offer in less than 2 hours from Melbourne. You'll get spectacular aerial views of Melbourne CBD, Luna Park, Brighton Beach Boxes, Seal Rocks, the Nobbies and Summerland Beach (home to the famous Penguin Parade), Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit and more!
Helicopter Flights from Melbourne to the Twelve Apostles
Fly from Melbourne to the 12 Apostles on a private helicopter charter and experience Victoria's most spectacular natural landmarks from the air. This half-day helicopter scenic tour starts in Melbourne and follows the famous Great Ocean Road to the 12 Apostles in Port Campbell National Park - An absolute bucket list experience with the best coastal views in the country that are only available from helicopters.
The 6 BEST Helicopter Rides in Melbourne
Whether it's a scenic helicopter flight over Melbourne, a winery tour to the Yarra Valley or a bucket list adventure to the 12 Apostles by helicopter, find the BEST helicopter rides on offer in Melbourne!
Your Experience - A Helicopter Ride Around Melbourne
When you arrive at our hangar for your helicopter flight, you will be greeted by one of our friendly pilots at the door. Take a short walk into our hangar where you will see all of our helicopters parked. If you are helicopter enthusiast, your pilot can get you up close with one of our beautiful machines and explain the mechanics behind how they fly. After a tour of the hangar, your pilot will give you a short safety briefing before you board the helicopter. Once the safety briefing is complete, you can then walk on to the tarmac, where you will see a beautiful view of the city skyline. Hop on to our luxury helicopter with leather seats to enjoy your scenic flight. Whether its your first flight or not, you are guaranteed to have a fantastic experience. Once you arrive back to the hangar, you will have plenty of time to take photos with the helicopter.
Special Add-Ons for Charter Flights:
- Extra time for photos with the helicopter (included with all scenic flights for free)
- Tour of the hangar (included with all scenic flights for free)
- In-Flight Video of your scenic flight experience
- Propose to your partner during a scenic helicopter tour
- Hire a photographer for a photoshoot
🎁 Gift Vouchers for a Private Helicopter Ride
Exclusive benefits with Rotor One - Helicopter Rides Melbourne
✅ No-hassle booking policy: Reschedule or cancel up to 48 hours before your flight if your plans change - no questions asked.
✅ Weather guarantee: We'll reschedule your flight free of charge or provide a full refund if your flight is delayed due to the weather.
✅ Photoshoot included: We reserve time before and after your flight to take photos of you in and around the helicopter.
✅ Helicopters with air conditioning: Stay comfortable on hot summer days and cold winter mornings in whatever you're wearing.
✅ Noise-cancelling headsets: Amazing Bose headsets designed to protect your hearing during the flight.
✅ Fly with our owner: Our owner Ed runs the company and often flies guests personally to ensure our experiences are truly special.
We've received over 200+ Five Star Reviews from our guests
"We had an incredible city and beaches flight Rotor One. Wouldn’t have any hesitation in recommending them and will be back again! Thanks team!"
Melbourne City, Coast & Beaches
"I organised the flight for my partners birthday and it was nothing short of amazing. Highly recommend for anyone who may be thinking about it."
Melbourne City Scenic
"The flight went smoothly and Steve, the pilot, was great. Saw 8 hot air balloons were also flying that morning and so wonderful to watch."
Melbourne at Sunrise
"I would highly recommend Rotor One for their professional approach, very clear and friendly instructions at the start and during the entire flight."
Mornington Peninsula Scenic
"I gifted this experience for my partners 40th birthday and it was the perfect gift. I am so glad I booked this experience"
Melbourne City, Beaches & Coast
"The 12 Apostles from above was truly an amazing experience. I am grateful to have gone with Ed as he was very patient throughout the flight."
12 Apostles & Great Ocean Road
Frequently Asked Questions - Helicopter Tour
What is the best helicopter scenic flight in Melbourne?
What will I see on a scenic flight over Melbourne?
A scenic flight is the ultimate way to experience the best attractions in Melbourne such as the Yarra Valley and Mornington Peninsula from the air. Scenic flights from Essendon Airport and Moorabbin Airport fly over Melbourne CBD, Eureka Tower, Albert Park, Port Phillip Bay, Yarra Valley, Phillip Island, Great Ocean Road and the 12 Apostles. A 30 minute helicopter ride starts at $299 per person.
Where are you located?
Our address is Hangar 7, Wirraway Rd, Essendon Fields VIC 3041. We are located at Essendon airport which is a short 20 minute drive from the CBD.