Helicopter flights in Tasmania: A guide to the top experiences, locations and deals
Take to the skies above Tasmania with one of these top helicopter flights.
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With its sea cliffs, national parks, sprawling lakes and seemingly endless strips of beach, Tasmania offers so much to see from the air. Here's a round-up of the top helicopter flight itineraries in the region, and a guide to the experiences based on location and inclusions.
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Private Helicopter Flight to Swan Island with Picnic Lunch from RedBalloon
Best for: Luxury
Scenic Helicopter Flight and Port Arthur Day Tour from Adrenaline
Best for: Experience length
Tasman Island Scenic Flight from RedBalloon
Best for: Views
Helicopter flights in Tasmania: Compare experiences, locations and more
|Experience||Location||Duration||Extras/inclusions||Where to book|
|Private Helicopter Flight with Pub Stops and Tastings||Departs from Bridport||1-hour flight time (allow 5 hours for the full experience)||Adrenaline|
|Scenic Helicopter Flight and Port Arthur Day Tour||Pick up from your Hobart accommodation||15-minute flight time (allow 11 hours for the full experience)||Adrenaline|
|Hobart City Scenic Seaplane Flight||Departs from Hobart||30-minute flight time||RedBalloon|
|Tasman Island Scenic Flight||Departs from Hobart||50-minute flight time||RedBalloon|
|Hobart Scenic Flight with Two-Course Lunch||Departs from Hobart||15-minute flight time (allow 3 hours for the full experience)||RedBalloon|
|Private Helicopter Flight to Swan Island with Picnic Lunch||Departs from Bridport||Allow 5 hours for the whole experience||RedBalloon|
|Wineglass Bay and Maria Island Flight and Ground Tour||Departs from Hobart||80-minute flight time (allow 3 hours for the full experience)||RedBalloon|
|Private Helicopter Flight with Oyster Farm Experience||Departs from Bridport||1-hour flight time (allow 5 hours for the full experience)||RedBalloon|
Ready to see Tasmania from new heights? Check out the latest Tasmania helicopter flight deals
Extra 10% off Australia activities with code
Valid on all dates on activities like skydiving, bridge climbing, canyoning, hot air ballooning, helicopter scenic flights, abseiling, cruises, tours, high tea and more. Minimum spend of $100 applies. Destinations include Darwin, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart and more. T&Cs apply.
Extra $10 off site-wide with code
Valid on all dates, including over Christmas, on activities like skydiving, quad biking, bridge climbing, canyoning, hot air ballooning, helicopter scenic flights, abseiling, scuba diving, cruises, high tea and more. Destinations include Darwin, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart and more. Minimum spend of $80 required. T&Cs apply.
Up to 85% off domestic activities
Available on select dates for activities including skydiving, hot air balloon flights, quad biking, scuba diving, whale watching, bridge climbing, high tea and more. Destinations include Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Melbourne and more. T&Cs apply.
Up to 40% off things to do in Australia
Available on select dates and activities such as Sydney attractions tickets, SEA LIFE Aquarium Sydney, Sydney Harbour Bridge climb and more. T&Cs apply.
Up to 60% off activities, experiences and things to do
Valid on select dates including holidays like Christmas, New Year's and more depending on the destination. Destinations include Hong Kong, Singapore, Osaka, Taipei, Dubai, Sydney, Melbourne, London, Paris, New York and more. T&Cs apply.
Up to 37% off flying experiences
Available on select dates and for experiences like hot air balloon flights, helicopter scenic flights, skydives, flying lessons and more. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Hunter Valley, Great Ocean Road, Perth and more. T&Cs apply.
Up to 50% off helicopter ride experiences
Available on select travel dates in Townsville, Whitsundays, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sydney, Cairns and more. T&Cs apply.
Up to 20% off experiences
Valid on select experiences and activities like skydiving, scenic helicopter flight, kayaking, whale watching and more. Destinations include Sydney, Byron, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Darwin and Perth. T&Cs apply.
Frequently asked questions about helicopter flights in Tasmania
Where do helicopter flights in Tasmania depart?
Helicopter flights over Tasmania depart from Bridport and Hobart.
What happens if the weather is bad on the day of my helicopter flight?
If you've booked a helicopter flight for a day where the weather is inclement, it's best to contact the company you booked with to confirm if your flight will go ahead or be rescheduled.
How many people can fit in a helicopter?
The number of seats depends on the type of helicopter you will be flying in.
What should I wear for my helicopter flight?
Comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended. It's best not to bring any loose items such as hats.
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