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.


Our top picks of experiences you can book online now

Private Helicopter Flight to Swan Island with Picnic Lunch

Private Helicopter Flight to Swan Island with Picnic Lunch from RedBalloon

Best for: Luxury

    Highlights:
  • Opportunity to swim or snorkel in the crystal clear waters and wander the island
  • Private island experience
  • Coastline views
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    Scenic Helicopter Flight and Port Arthur Day Tour

    Scenic Helicopter Flight and Port Arthur Day Tour from Adrenaline

    Best for: Experience length

      Highlights:
    • Views of the Tasman Peninsula
    • Enjoy stops at Pirates Bay Lookout and Waterfall Bay
    • Visit Port Arthur Historic Site and explore the Tasman National Park
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      Tasman Island Scenic Flight

      Tasman Island Scenic Flight from RedBalloon

      Best for: Views

        Highlights:
      • 360-degree coastal views
      • Fly over popular sights including Eaglehawk Neck and Three Capes
      • Ideal experience for people visiting Tasmania for the first time
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        Why you can trust our recommendations for helicopter flights in Tasmania

        • We compared helicopter flights in Tasmania options with top brands like RedBalloon, Adrenaline, Viator and Groupon to find the top experiences.
        • We put ourselves in your shoes and considered what most people would look for when booking experiences, whether it's location, price, inclusions or availability.
        • When possible, we'll include first-hand reviews of our helicopter flights in Tasmania experiences.

        Helicopter flights in Tasmania: Compare experiences, locations and more

        ExperienceLocationDurationExtras/inclusionsWhere to book
        Private Helicopter Flight with Pub Stops and TastingsDeparts from Bridport1-hour flight time (allow 5 hours for the full experience)
        • Private helicopter flight for two
        • Visits to three local pubs with tastings
        • Views overlooking the Tasmanian countryside
        Adrenaline
        Scenic Helicopter Flight and Port Arthur Day TourPick up from your Hobart accommodation15-minute flight time (allow 11 hours for the full experience)
        • Scenic flight over Three Capes Track, Cape Hauy and the Port Arthur Historic Site
        • Guided bus tour to Port Arthur
        • Entry into Port Arthur Historic Site
        • Nature walk in Tasman National Park
        Adrenaline
        Hobart City Scenic Seaplane FlightDeparts from Hobart30-minute flight time
        • Scenic seaplane flight over Hobart River landing
        • Uninterrupted views of the city, North West Island and Bruny Bay
        RedBalloon
        Tasman Island Scenic FlightDeparts from Hobart50-minute flight time
        • Scenic flight over Tasman Island and the Three Capes
        • Fly over the highest sea cliffs in the Southern Hemisphere
        • All passengers get a window seat
        RedBalloon
        Hobart Scenic Flight with Two-Course LunchDeparts from Hobart15-minute flight time (allow 3 hours for the full experience)
        • Scenic flight over Hobart
        • Two-course lunch with wine at Frogmore Creek Winery
        • Complimentary transfers to and from your Hobart accommodation
        RedBalloon
        Private Helicopter Flight to Swan Island with Picnic LunchDeparts from BridportAllow 5 hours for the whole experience
        • Private helicopter flight to Swan Island
        • Exclusive access to Swan Island
        • Picnic hamper
        • Stop at country pub
        RedBalloon
        Wineglass Bay and Maria Island Flight and Ground TourDeparts from Hobart80-minute flight time (allow 3 hours for the full experience)
        • Scenic flight to Maria Island
        • Entry to the Maria Island National Park
        • Walking tour with professional guide
        • Gourmet seafood platter and Tasmanian premium wine
        • Pick-up available from Hobart
        RedBalloon
        Private Helicopter Flight with Oyster Farm ExperienceDeparts from Bridport1-hour flight time (allow 5 hours for the full experience)
        • Private helicopter flight for two
        • Visit a working oyster farm
        • Option to have a picnic hamper with oysters
        • Stop at a country pub
        RedBalloon

        Where can I book a helicopter flight in Tasmania?

        Name Product Voucher validity Is there a sign up discount? Is price matching available? Can I book exclusive experiences? Where to book
        Adrenaline
        Adrenaline - Helicopter flights in Tasmania
        5 years
        $10
        No
        Yes
        RedBalloon
        RedBalloon - Helicopter flights in Tasmania
        5 years
        $10
        Yes
        Yes
        Viator
        Viator - Helicopter flights in Tasmania
        Depends on the individual experience
        No
        Yes
        Yes
        Experience Oz
        Experience Oz - Helicopter flights in Tasmania
        3 years
        $10
        Yes
        Yes
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        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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