Exclusive Helicopter Tour & Lunch Break
|Operating Hours||06:00 - 18:00|
|Operating Days||All Days|
|Transportation||Offered as Supplement|
Exclusive Helicopter Sightseeing Tour & Lunch Break - Overview
Hop aboard a private Helicopter and tour Mauritius in style. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the island from above, away from the crowd, with an unobstructed view - no traffic, no hassle, no time wasted. Choose to see the iconic landmarks and landscapes of the island, depending on which helipad you choose to take off from. And since this tour is offered on a private basis, you can bring along your favourite person or people - the helicopter can accommodate up to 4 persons.
As part of this exclusive VIP package, you also get to dine and enjoy a luxurious gourmet lunch at one of the best hotel restaurants in Mauritius. Give yourself the VIP treatment you truly deserve and make it a memorable day, which will surely be one of the highlights of your holiday in Mauritius.
Highlights of this trip:
- Enjoy an exclusive private helicopter tour over the Mauritian landscape
- Tailor-made and fully customised flight course according to your wishes
- A top class gourmet lunch from a selection of the best hotel restaurants (with a helipad)
- Breathtaking sights of Mauritius' coastal area and beaches
- View the deep, meandering valleys and the mountain range from the skies
- An insight on the Mauritian history, geography and points of interest from the pilot
Exclusive Helicopter Sightseeing Tour & Lunch Break - Inclusions:
- 1 hour private helicopter sightseeing tour
- Private flight for up to 4 pax in Bell Jet Ranger helicopter
- Customise your itinerary depending on location and sites to see
- Mesmerising sights and spectacular views
- 2 hours Gourmet Lunch Break at a hotel of your choice*
- Trained and experienced helicopter pilots also your aerial tour guides
- Fully equipped aircraft with safety equipment and measures
- Optional (for a supplement): Pickup and drop from a helipad of your choice, including selected hotel helipads (see list of Helipads below)
*Note: Price of lunch is not included in the price of the helicopter flight and will depend on the restaurant and the lunch menu of your choice
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)
- Ile aux Cerfs Golf Course
- 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 fee which is to be paid on the day of the flight directly at the helipad.
Transport is available for an additional supplement and will include pick up and drop off from any place / place of accommodation in Mauritius.
You can choose from a selection of vehicles types:
All drivers speak fluent English and French (Upon special request we can organise 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.
Your selected helipad
|Operating hours:||06:00 - 18:00|
Exclusive Helicopter Sightseeing Tour & Lunch Break
Get ready for a thrilling trip in the Mauritian skies. Depending on your bucket list, you can customise your itinerary so you could tick off a few attractions from the list of places to visit in Mauritius, without hassling over traffic.
This helicopter tour offers a panoramic view of the country from above, with its breathtaking silver-lined beaches, turquoise lagoons and fantastic coral islands. Experience a marvellous 1- hour sight-seeing tour across Mauritius aboard a private Bell Jet Ranger Helicopter, that can accommodate up to 4 persons.
You will be in safe hands with trained and experienced helicopter pilots also being your aerial tour guides, telling you more about the sites and some background info on Mauritius as you fly over the remarkable sites. And on the topic of safety, you don’t need to worry since the helicopter is equipped with the best safety measures and equipment, ensuring a smooth trip in the air.
You will get the chance to witness the beauty of the island from high up and feast your eyes with enchanting sights of postcard-worthy transparent lagoons, undulating sugar cane fields, lush greenery and more spectacular scenic views.
If you’ve ever wished to make a sensational entry like the main characters of a movie, this is your exclusive chance! Make a heroic appearance at one of the deluxe restaurants of a luxury 5-star hotel in Mauritius (that’s close to a helipad). Dine with elegance during your 2-hour lunch break and savour incredible flavours with the freshest taste.
Once you’re done with your 5-star lunch experience, hop back on the helicopter, and head back to end the tour just as well as it started.
Some interesting sites and point interests to add to your itinerary:
- Underwater Waterfall at Le Morne
Featured as one of the most spectacular geological formations in Mauritius, the Underwater Waterfall is an illusory waterfall which was formed due to the movement of sand and silt sediments under the influence of powerful underwater currents.
- The Chamarel Coloured Earth and Waterfalls
The most visited tourist attraction in Mauritius with its unique and magnificent coloured earth, waterfalls and verdant forests as key features.
- UNESCO World Heritage Site-Le Morne Brabant
The UNESCO World Heritage Site, Le Morne has a summit of 556 metres (1,824 ft) above sea level and has become the iconic attraction of Mauritius.
- Notre Dame Auxiliatrice chapel – Cap Malheureux
Renowned for its bright red chapel, Cap Malheureux has a historical significance as it was here that the British invasion force defeated the French in 1810 colonial Mauritius.
- Black River Gorges National Park
The national park is in the South-western part of Mauritius covering about 67.54 km², consisting of luxuriant and dried forests, splendid waterfalls and canyons.
- Piton de la Petite Rivière Noire (Black River Peak)
Also known as The Black River Peak, it is the highest mountain in Mauritius offering incredible views at a height of 828m.
- Grand Bassin Lake
The Grand Bassin lake is considered a sacred place by the Hindu community in Mauritius where Hindu pantheons are venerated.
- Trou aux Cerfs Crater
The dormant, volcanic crater is around 605 metres above sea level and is one of the most visited craters in Mauritius.
- Ile aux Cerfs
The most visited islet of Mauritius is engulfed by turquoise blue waters and caters for many adventurous sea activities.
- Grand River South East Waterfall
The splendid Grand River South East Waterfall is one of the main tourist attractions in Mauritius. The waterfall fills the landscape with a dramatic look- a lush green sanctuary with cascading waterfalls.
- Pieter Both Mountain
The gigantic Pieter Both is the second highest mountain of Mauritius (820m) offering trekking trails for enthusiast climbers.
- Le Pouce Mountain
The thumb-shaped Mountain is the third highest mountain in Mauritius with a height of 812 metres.
- Coin de Mire
Located some 8 km from the north coast of Mauritius, the Coin de Mire or the Gunner’s Coin is a protected reserve which serves as a home to many sea-birds.
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.
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 flight
|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||Ile aux Cerfs Golf Course||Free of Charge for clients having Lunch at the restaurant & playing Golf only
Landing fee applicable for other activities– MUR 1,000 per flight
|6||Le Paradis Hotel||Hotel Residents only|
|7||Bel Ombre Golf Course||Residents of Heritage Le Telfair, Awali & Villas Valriche only|
|8||Avalon Golf Course||MUR 2,000 per flight|
|9||Royal Palm||Hotel Residents only|
|10||LUX* Grand Gaube Hotel||Hotel Residents free of charge
Landing fee applicable to non-residents - MUR 2,000 per flight
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.
- Registration: 3B-NZD
- Make: Bell
- Model: 206 Jet Ranger
- Lifting Capacity: 500 kg
- Crew: 1 Pilot
- Passenger Capacity: 4 passengers
- Engine: 2 single engines (Bell jet Ranger 206BIII)
|Exclusive Helicopter Tour & Lunch Break|
|Price for up to 4 People||1690 Euros|