Helicopter Rides in Durban – tours and trips – Drakensberg

Our helicopter charters include spectacular Helicopter rides in Durban and surrounding areas. We also offer specialised helicopter tours and trips. Including Helicopter tours to the Drakensberg. Here are just a few tour ideas:

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Champagne Breakfast

Champagne & Orange Juice on top of the World? An exciting flight up the beautiful Umgeni Valley opens a vista to the Valley of a Thousand Hills. Toast the 360° view with Champagne & Orange Juice & bakery-fresh muffins from the best viewpoint in all of Durban. Champagne breakfast is served all day.

Flying Time: 30mins & Stop time: 20mins

Price for two people is R4,105 (All Included)

3 passengers: R4,430 (RH44);

4 passengers R5,510 (RH66)

5 passengers R9,310 (Eurocopter “Squirrel”)

Coffee Run Flight


The Coffee Run

Escape the hustle and take your coffee break in a truly peaceful place. Miss the traffic by taking the high route in an exciting flight up the spectacular Umgeni Valley. Stop off for open-air Coffee & Cake on the highest point with a view of the Thousand Hills to the North, Table Mountain to the West, the City of Durban to the South and the Umhlanga skyline to the East. The Coffee Run is served all day.

Flying Time: 30mins & Stop time: 20mins

Price for two people is R4,105 (All Included)

3 passengers: R4,430 (RH44);

4 passengers R5,510 (RH66)

5 passengers R9,300 (Eurocopter “Squirrel”)

Unforgettable Picnic Flight

Enormously popular, this tour starts with an adrenaline-filled low-level helicopter trip up the Umgeni River Valley to pop up over the Inanda Dam wall and climb to the Valley of a Thousand Hills. Enjoy a picnic like no other with a 360° view of one of Durban’s best-kept secrets.

Flying Time: 35mins & Picnic: 45mins

Price for two people is R5,455 (All Included)

3 passengers: R6,480

4 passengers R7,940 (RH66)

Kids under 6 free; 6-12yrs add R350

Coastal Scenic Helicopter Tour

Explore the Durban coastline in spectacular style. This is one of our most exciting helicopter rides; where the tour takes in the beachfront from the Umhlanga Lighthouse to the vast Durban Harbour with a birds-eye view of Umhlanga Rocks, Virginia Airport, Blue Lagoon, Suncoast Casino, uShaka Marine World and the Golden Mile. See the city and the Moses Mabhida Stadium, close up and magnificent, from a truly unique viewing platform.

Flying Time: 30mins; 40mins or 60mins

Twilight City Helicopter Trip

For an experience like no other with this helicopter charter, watch the sun set and see Durban come to life as the city lights up. Truly spectacular.

The Valley Helicopter Tour

The Valley of 1000 Hills Route is one of KwaZulu Natal’s best kept secrets. Experience the thrill of one of best a low-level helicopter rides up the Umgeni Valley and explore the majestic hills, helicopter style.

Flying Time: 40mins or 60mins

Durban Tour Prices 2019

30 Minute Flight: 2 passengers – R4,050
  3 passengers – R4,365
  4 passengers – R5,345
40 Minute Flight: 2 passengers – R5,520
  3 passengers – R5,735
  4 passengers – R7,140
60 Minute Flight: 2 passengers – R7,860
  3 passengers – R8,000
  4 passengers – R9,700

Tala Game Reserve / Rainfarm Game & Lodge fly in

A beautiful reserve in the KZN hills close to Eston, Tala is superb for both game watching and a spectacular lunch.
Hidden in between the hills and away from the bustling Ballito hides an exclusive private Game Reserve. A flight that boasts the best of both worlds; A low level flight along coastline before landing at the Rainfarm game and lodge reserve. Indulge in a mouth-watering lunch passionately prepared by gourmet chefs whilst you take in the picturesque landscape and scenery.

Flying time: 45minutes with a 2-3 hour waiting time

RH44 – 2 passengers – R7,860

RH44 – 3 passengers – R8,025

RH66 – 3 or 4 passengers – R9,560

Doors Off Photography Tour

A 30min Helicopter aerial photography experience taking in the Durban Skyline and famous Golden Mile. An Ideal tour for photography enthusiasts, locals and visitors alike who want to capture the unique aerial perspective of our beautiful city. Take advantage of the East Coast sunrise or late afternoon light and share your photographic skills online.

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