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Alice Springs Helicopters - Day Tours

Davis Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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We wanted to do a fly over when we left Alice, either by balloon or helicopter. Balloon was a bit... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Ray L
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Sydney, Australia
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Highlight of our holiday!

The West MacDonnell ranges are stunning from the ground but we're so glad we did the helicopter... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Sara C
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Melbourne, Australia
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Davis Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted to do a fly over when we left Alice, either by balloon or helicopter. Balloon was a bit $ . We just happened upon thr helicopter at Glen Helen. Initially we thought the $150 flight but we talked to Cirian the pilot and...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

The West MacDonnell ranges are stunning from the ground but we're so glad we did the helicopter ride as its a completely different experience from the air. Our pilot Kieron was very experienced and had an excellent knowledge of the local area. I learnt more...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Had a quick but spectacular ride over the glen helen gorge with an awesome irish guy who knew his stuff. First time in a helicopter and he made it a truly enjoyable experience - i'll be back for a longer ride next time!

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

A bit of a last minute add on to our tour, but an amazing experience to fly over the Western Macdonnell Ranges. Kieran was a great pilot who was able to point out some of the local land forms and sights. The left turn was...More

Thank ImagineLondon
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

We were staying at Glen Helen and after talking with the pilot Ciarán decided to take a flight over the West MacDonnell Range. It was amazing. We will remember the experience long after we have forgotten the price. We enjoyed seeing the gorges and hills...More

Thank Wolin
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Wonderful experience - I got the front seat. The young fellow who stayed with us while the pilot took the others up was wonderful. Very considerate and polite. Only new to the job but a very big asset to the company.

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Setting up the Heli charter from overseas was easy and communication with their office was absolutely painless and in time. Our p/u worked very well and we were in the air on time, going on 1 day flight to Uluru and back. This is a...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

To really appreciate the beauty of Glen Helen is to take a helicopter tour as it is exciting, informative and breath-taking. For a 15 minute flight it is $70 per person and money well spent.

Thank Xanerin
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This was the most amazing experience for the family. The guied was knowledgeable about the area and explained where we were and what we were seeing in detail. My children were apprehensive at first but he explained in great detail and relaxed them that they...More

Thank Tracey P
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

We took the 12min Scenic Flight to Finke River that was amazing with bird eye views to the West MacDonnell Ranges, Finke RIver, Sonder Mountains, Ormiston Gorge, Glen Helen Village, Organ Pipes formation etc. Dave, the pilot did a wonderful job with his commentaries of...More

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