Airport Transfer by Helicopter
|Operating Hours||06:30 - 18:30|
|Operating Days||All Days|
|Transportation||Offered as Supplement|
|Comment||Price excludes the landing fee (when applicable) and the luggage transfers charges (if required)|
Airport Transfer by Helicopter - Overview
If you wish to enjoy each and every minute of your holiday in Mauritius in true VIP style, then this airport helicopter transfer, brought to you by Mauritius Attractions, is just what you need to ensure you make the most out of your trip - from the minute you land up to the last minute before boarding the plane.
This airport transfer service by helicopter takes you from the Mauritius SSR International Airport to your hotel, place of accommodation or to the closest helipad available. Or if you’re rushing to the airport, this package will be of great help to transfer you quickly and avoid the busy roads. While you’re at it, take in the mesmerising views of the paradise island from above and freeze those memories in time.
Highlights of this service:
- Enjoy an exclusive helicopter transfer from or to the airport
- Benefit from a personalised trip to your hotel’s helipad/airport
- Save time by avoiding road traffic with this private helicopter transfer
- Experience the beauty of Mauritius from the air
- Learn more about Mauritius from the experienced pilot
- Chill in The Amédée Maingard Lounge on your Departure (extra cost)
The airport Helicopter transfer includes:
- Helicopter Transfer to your hotel’s helipad/ closest helipad to your place of accomodation (see list of Helipads below)
- Private Helicopter transfer for up to 4 pax
- Sightseeing - view amazing landscapes and topography during the flight
- An overview of Mauritius from the pilot
- Onboard Luggage space (limited capacity)
- Fully equipped with safety equipment and measures
- Trained and experienced helicopter pilot
- Personalised service
List of Helipads - Mauritius
- LUX* Grand Gaube Hotel
- Royal Palm (hotel residents only)
- St Geran Hotel
- Constance Belle Mare Plage Hotel
- Shangri-La's Le Touessrok Resort & Spa
- Anahita (hotel residents only)
- Le Paradis Hotel (hotel residents only)
- Bel Ombre Golf Course (Heritage Hotel residents only)
- Avalon Golf Course
Please note that some helipads have a landing fees which are to be paid on the day of the flight directly at the helipad.
This package includes only the helicopter transfer to or from the Mauritius SSR International Airport and your hotel / closest helipad to your place of accommodation (one-way).
Should your hotel or place of accommodation not have a helipad; Mauritius Attractions can provide a transfer to the helipad closest to your place of accommodation (for a supplement).
In such a case, you will also have to pay an additional amount to cover the landing fees charged by the operator of the helipad.
Mauritius Attractions can provide a luggage land transfer in a dedicated vehicle directly from the airport to your place of accommodation in case your luggage exceeds the below mentioned luggage limitations:
- 1 - 2 passengers: 2 suitcases (each of maximum of 23 kgs) + 2 hand luggage
- 3 - 4 passengers: 1 hand luggage per person
Such luggage transfer service is provided for a supplement.
You can choose from a selection of vehicles types:
All drivers speak fluent English and French (Upon special request we can organize drivers who speak additional languages). The drivers, citizens of Mauritius, will be happy to provide you with information about Mauritius and each of its sights.
All drivers are very professional, time efficient and friendly. There is high emphasis on being always on time and providing reliable devoted service to customers.
Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Helipad or selected Helipad
|This transfer is offered every day|
Airport Transfer by Helicopter
Start or end your memorable holidays in Mauritius in style with this exclusive airport transfer service by helicopter. If an airport transfer by taxi is too mainstream for you, then you’ve got to try this quicker and fancier way to reach your hotel, or get back to the airport. You can bring along your luggage for the aerial trip or if the helicopter can’t accommodate all of it, then a separate land luggage transfer can be arranged.
Upon arrival at SSR International Airport, the land support crew will welcome you with a bright smile and guide you towards the helicopter. Get ready for a wonderful trip in the Mauritian skies as you board one of the Bell Jet Ranger helicopters. Equipped with 4 passenger seats, this exclusive means of transport gives you a private experience only with your closed ones.
Not only does this helicopter airport transfer help you avoid being stuck in traffic and wasting your precious minutes, but it is also a fun way to discover the beauty of Mauritius from up high, and witnessing exceptional postcard-worthy views that can never be found elsewhere.
Throughout the flight, the pilots, each trained to the highest safety standards, will provide you an overview of Mauritius as you fly over amazing landscapes and topography, heading comfortably to your place of accommodation or the closest helipad.
The other option is to fly back to the airport with this exciting transfer by helicopter, and cherish the last few moments with your loved ones as you soak in the beauty of Mauritius one last time. This is also a much faster way to reach the airport, which means you get maximum time to make the most out of your holiday before heading back home.
Moreover, upon departure, you get to access the Amédée Maingard Lounge at an additional cost, where you can chill and unwind before the long tiring hours of your flight. Eat and drink to your heart’s content, relax on the lounge chairs or rest comfortably in the quiet zone while you watch the busy airport schedules unfold before you.
Helipads in Mauritius are dotted around the island, usually in the secure premises of a hotel or in an estate.
Please note that some helipads have a landing fee and vary. In such a case, you will have to cover the landing fees charged by the operator of the helipad. The landing fees are to be paid on the day of the flight directly at the helipad.
Should your hotel or place of accommodation not have a helipad, Mauritius Attractions can provide the transfer to the helipad closest to you at a supplement fee.
List of Mauritius helipads
|Helicopter Services - List of Helipads|
|Region & Location||Particulars / Landing Fee|
|1||St Geran Hotel||Hotel Residents free of charge
Landing fee applicable to non-residents - MUR 3,800 per flight
|2||Constance Belle Mare Plage Hotel||Hotel Residents free of charge
Landing fee applicable to non-residents - MUR 1,900 per landing
|3||Shangri-La’s Le Touessrok Hotel||Hotel Residents free of charge
Landing fee applicable to Non-residents only – MUR 2,000 per flight
|4||Anahita||Residents of Four Seasons & Anahita only|
|5||Le Paradis Hotel||Hotel Residents only|
|6||Bel Ombre Golf Course||Residents of Heritage Le Telfair, Awali & Villas Valriche only|
|7||Avalon Golf Course||MUR 2,000 per flight|
|8||Royal Palm||Hotel Residents only|
|9||LUX* Grand Gaube Hotel||Hotel Residents free of charge
Landing fee applicable to non-residents - MUR 2,000 per flight
The Amédée Maingard Lounge
Not Available Until Further Notice
For only a small supplement, you will get to benefit from all the luxuries The Amédée Maingard Lounge at the Mauritius International Airport has to offer. The lounge is only available for departures.
The Amédée Maingard private lounge is intended for passengers on Air Mauritius and its Codeshare partners. It offers quality services and a relaxing atmosphere to its loyal and most discerning passengers.
- Exclusive personal service
- Access to a Bar & Buffet area
- Quiet relaxation zone
- Cosy salons
- Audio visual amenities
- Free WiFi Access
- Facilities for passengers with reduced mobility
- Baby changing facilities
About The Helicopter
The five-place helicopter is the safest single engine helicopter in the world. It is a turbine engine powered helicopter. The helicopter is fast, comfortable, reliable and provides an unrivalled view. The fleet comprises a seating with a capacity of 4 passengers plus the pilot. A trained and experienced helicopter pilot, according to global safety standards, will guide you throughout your amazing trip.
Model: 206 Jet Ranger
Lifting Capacity: 500 kg
Crew: 1 Pilot
Passenger Capacity: 4 passengers
Engine: 2 single engines (Bell jet Ranger 206BIII)
|Airport Helicopter Transfer|
|1-2 Passengers||725 Euros|
|3 Passengers||837 Euros|
|4 Passengers||949 Euros|
|Luggage Transfer Service - 1 Way Transfer|
|Family Car (up to 2 luggages)||44 Euros|
|6 Seater (up to 4 luggages)||55 Euros|
|Minivan (up to 9 luggages)||85 Euros|
|Airport Lounge Supplement (Departure Only) - Not Available Until Further Notice|
|1 Person||30 Euros|
|2 Persons||60 Euros|
|3 Persons||90 Euros|
|4 Persons||120 Euros|
As a result I’ll certainly try to come to Mauritius every year.
Very professional and perfect customer service