Helicopter rides Durban

JNC Helicopters is proud to offer our clients a variety of popular helicopter rides around beautiful Durban. As a leading aviation service provider we have learnt what makes for the best flying experience. It is with this knowledge that we provide for you the options listed below for the best helicopter rides Durban has to offer. If you are looking for something specific or unique we also happily offer custom packages tailored to your needs.

Harbour Scenic

An aerial view of the coastal scenic flight

For those looking for a taste of flight this is the option for you. Departing Virginia Airport we route along the coast flying over the Sun Coast Casino, Moses Madiba stadium and gorgeous beaches. We then turn at the harbour entrance, next to Ushaka Marine world for our return to Virginia. If you Keep a lookout in the waves dolphins as well as Manta rays may make an appearance. Approximate flying time 12 minutes.

Price:

Robinson 44 ( 1-3 passengers ) :
R2900.00

Weight restrictions may apply

Durban Scenic

Helicopter rides Durban 20 minute coastal helicopter tour

The Durban scenic option offers more time in the air for those looking to enjoy the wonders of flight for longer.  Departing Virginia Airport we route along the coast flying over the Sun Coast Casino, Moses Madiba stadium and gorgeous beaches.we then Turn at the harbour entrance opposite to Ushaka Marine world. Of course we don't stop there! We continue routing up the coast to the High rise hotels and light house at Umhlanga Rocks. Only now does the aircraft begin its return back to Virginia to end a fantastic flight. Approximate flying time 20 minutes.

Price:

Robinson 44 ( 1-3 passengers ) :
R3700.00

Weight restrictions may apply

Ballito Scenic

Aerial view of the Ballito coastal helicopter ride

This Ballito scenic provides a more natural view of the scenery between the resorts dotted along the coast up to the small town of Ballito. Take advantage of this more natural scene to fully appreciate the amazing water clarity on offer in the Durban area. With whales breaching, as well as sharks and dolphins in the surf zone, its no wonder our pilots are always smiling! Recommended for those looking for wildlife and photographic opportunities. Approximate flying time 30 minutes.

Price :

Robinson 44 ( 1-3 passengers ) :
R4800.00

Bell LongRanger ( 1-6 passengers ) :
R9300.00

Weight restrictions may apply

Inanda Cliff Top Picnic

Helicopter rides Durban Inanda mountain picnic

In addition to our coastal options is a flight inland to the Inanda Cliff area. Along stunning valleys and over the vast Inanda dam before arriving at the Inanda Cliff itself. What more could you ask for but a stop over for an incredibly unique cliff top picnic. Treat your special someone for a truly romantic setting and enjoy the view and seclusion only a helicopter ride could offer. Picnic basket included with many delicious treats available for you.

Price :

Robinson 44 ( 1-2 passengers ) :
R5900.00

Bell LongRanger ( 1-6 passengers ) :
POA

Weight restrictions may apply
Basket included, options on request

Rain Farm

A view from the Rain Farm game lodge

For those who prefer a coastal flight to a game reserve the Rain Farm Lodge is the alternative option. Set on the northern coast of Durban passengers can enjoy the golden beaches as we route to the lodge. With game drives and lunches available overlooking beautiful valleys and dams, the Rain Farm lodge provides a perfect setting for anniversaries and engagements.

Price :

Robinson 44 ( 1-3 passengers ) :
R7400.00

Bell LongRanger ( 1-6 passengers ) :
R14850.00

Weight restrictions may apply
Game drives and lunch not included

Tala Reserve

A game drive at the Tala Reserve

Another great option for the nature lovers is an inland scenic flight to the Tala Game Reserve. Routing up the Umgeni river and out towards the rolling valleys will see us to the Reserve. Here you will be able to enjoy a lovely game drive where you may spot some of the many wonders South Africa has to offer such as rhino, giraffe or those elusive and rare buck. A lunch can also be enjoyed at the reserve before the helicopter takes you back to Virginia after a most adventurous day.

Price :

Robinson 44 ( 1-3 passengers ) :
R9300.00

Bell LongRanger ( 1-6 passengers ) :
R16500.00

Weight restrictions may apply
Game drives and lunch not included

Abingdon Wine Estate

Helicopter rides Durban. Abingdon Wine estate

Experience a piece of the Cape in KZN – Fly to Abingdon Wine Estate situated in the picturesque KZN Midlands.
Sit under the oak trees overlooking the vines whilst enjoying a glass of wine and a gourmet harvest board or Tapas style dish. Book one of the best Helicopter rides Durban has to offer and enjoy! Abingdon Estate voted South Africa’s best kept secret in the 2019 Amex Dining Awards.

Price :

Robinson 44 ( 1-3 passengers ) :
R13900.00

Bell LongRanger ( 1-6 passengers ) :
POA

Weight restrictions may apply
Game drives and lunch not included