Blue Mountains Helicopter Tour from Sydney with Scenic World

Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours in Katoomba

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Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains on a scenic helicopter tour from Sydney. Take in spectacular aerial views of the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge as you fly west to Katoomba and over the Three Sisters. Land at Scenic World, a park in the Blue Mountains offering incredible nature experiences. Here, enjoy an a la carte lunch, ride the Scenic Railway and Scenic Cableway, and stroll along the boardwalks of the Scenic Walkway through the rainforest before returning to Sydney by helicopter.
Enjoy a day of luxury on this scenic helicopter flight over Australia’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains. On arrival at the Sydney Airport helipad, you'll receive a safety briefing and have plenty of time to take photos before boarding your flight. Take off on a scenic 45-minute flight high above the city and see two of Sydney’s iconic landmarks from the air -- the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge -- before heading west over Olympic Park, the site of the 2000 Olympic Games. Enjoy commentary provided by your pilot as you head toward the Warragamba Dam and into the Jamison Valley while admiring spectacular aerial views of the Blue Mountains and the famed Three Sisters rock formation.Land at Scenic World, a park-like setting in the Blue Mountains near the village of Katoomba that offers amazing nature experiences. Relax as you enjoy a a la carte lunch overlooking the mountains. Then, hop on board the Scenic Railway, one of the steepest incline railways in the world, as you descend to the ancient rainforest floor. Or, take the Scenic Cableway, one of the steepest aerial cable cars in the Southern Hemisphere, across the Jamison Valley. Once at the bottom, follow the signs through the rainforest and take a walk along the boardwalks of the Scenic Walkway. Stroll through the lush rainforest and keep an eye out for native birds and other animals as you take in the gorgeous scenery.Board the cableway or railway and head back up to the top, where the helipad at Scenic World is located, and board the helicopter for your return flight to Sydney.

What’s included

  • Return helicopter flights
  • Lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Scenic World attractions -- the Scenic Railway, Scenic Cableway and Scenic Walkway
  • Entry/Admission - Scenic World Blue Mountains

What’s not included

  • Gratuities


  • A la carte lunch included
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views