Cape Town Scenic Flights – To Do Africa

Cape Town Scenic Flights

From R2,200.00

Scenic Flights

Experience Cape Town’s Magnificence from Above.

Cape Town is one of the most beautiful Cities in the world, and with the backdrop of Table Mountain, the stunning topography of the Winelands, and the pristine coastline of the Mother City all providing an amazing array of stunning views, and the best place to experience these is from the air.

Embark on an unforgettable journey with Cape Town Helicopters and witness the unparalleled beauty of the Mother City from a bird’s eye view. Our Scenic Helicopter Flights offer an extraordinary opportunity to marvel at iconic landmarks such as Table Mountain, the Twelve Apostles, and the pristine coastline stretching along the Atlantic Ocean.

As you soar high above the city, soak in panoramic vistas of vibrant neighborhoods, bustling harbors, and lush vineyards nestled amidst the rugged terrain. Our experienced pilots provide insightful commentary, enriching your flight with fascinating facts and stories about Cape Town’s rich history and diverse landscapes.

Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned local, our Scenic Helicopter Flights promise an exhilarating adventure and a fresh perspective on this breathtaking destination. Book your flight today and elevate your Cape Town experience to new heights with Cape Town Helicopter.

Choose your flight, from R2,200.00


Things to Note

Child Policy : 7 Years and under 50% if accompanied by 2 adults.


Dress: Casual, warm clothes in Winter, bring your camera.


Weight Limits: 

The following guidelines apply. (At discretion of the Pilot)

  • Max weight per seat in the Robinson R44 is 120kg and/or 90kg across  the three seats.
  • Max weight per seat in the Bell 206 Long Ranger is 140kg and/or 75kg across  the six seats.
  • There is no max weight per seat in the Airbus H120 & H130 however an average of 90kg across the seats apply.



Minimum Guests: 2 Guests. (Wheelchair friendly)

Experience Highlights

View the Mother City from the air



Experience views of the various areas  that would not be possible from the ground



The pure exhilaration of a helicopter flight over the most amazing sea and landscapes


Operating Schedule

Start at 08h30 am and every 30 Minutes thereafter.

Point of Departure : Pick up and drop off at Cape Town CBD Hotels for Take off from the V & A Waterfront.


Helicopter Capacities.

  • Robinson R44             Max 3
  • Airbus H120                Max 4
  • Airbus H125                Max 5
  • Airbus H130               Max 6
  • Bell 206                       Max 6

Scenic Flights Overview

Scenic Helicopter Flights – Cape Town Overview

The beauty of the Mother City, the stunning surrounding Winelands, with the natural wonder of the world Table Mountain as a backdrop and the ocean in the forefront. Where else do you get this array of beauty and what better way to view it all, than from one of the spectacular Scenic Helicopter Flights.

The Hopper Scenic Flight – ZAR 2200.00 p/p   (Flight Time 12 Min. ~ Total Excursion 45 Min.)

Cape Town Stadium ~ Lions Head ~ Clifton ~ Camps Bay

This value for money flight over Cape Town is the best way to experience a Helicopter Flight on a budget. This shorter flight over the City gives a great areal view of the iconic Cape Town Stadium, Lions Head and up the coast over the beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay concluding with a spectacular view of the Twelve Apostles mountains.

Atlantico Scenic Flight – ZAR 2400.00 p/p (Flight Time 20 Min. ~ Total Excursion 1 Hr.)

Atlantic Coast ~ Clifton ~ Twelve Apostles ~ Llundudna ~ Hout Bay

This value for money experience is one of the most popular activities in Cape Town. From the V&A Waterfront the flight hugs the Atlantic Coast towards Hout Bay during which the passengers can take in the spectacular sights of the City, Clifton and Camps Bay, swooping down over the amazing properties of Llundudno before swinging out towards Hout Bay where the highly experienced pilot will fly close to the Sentinel Mountain before taking the equally scenic flight home.

Two Oceans Scenic Flight – ZAR 3200.00 p/p  (Flight Time 25 Min ~ Total Excursion 1 Hr.)

360º view of Table Mountain ~  Atlantic Coast ~ Chapmans Peak ~ False Bay

This flight lets you experience an amazing array of views over the Mother City, the pristine coastline and the beauty of of the National Park surrounding the world famous Table Mountain with its iconic flat top.  The flight leaves the V&A Waterfront and the City and flies along the Atlantic Coast, passing the well known scenic landmarks and the spectacular scenery before swinging inland to the Noordhoek and Kommetjie crossing over the Peninsula with panoramic views of False Bay and Kalk Bay before a scenic flight over the Constantia Winelands back to the Waterfront.

Full Peninsula Scenic Flight – ZAR 6300.00 p/p (Flight Time 25 Min ~ Total Excursion 1 Hr.)

Full Trip around Cape Peninsula ~ Birds eye view of Cape Point ~ False Bay

This flagship tour gives the guests the scenic sights across and around the Cape Peninsula from a vantage point of a few thousand feet in the air. From the departure from the V&A Waterfront and the City, the flight hugs the Atlantic Coastline down to the Cape Point, and the beauty of False Bay. The Full Peninsula Tour is the most spectacular way to get best perspective of the Peninsula and then the majestic Table Mounting and its surrounding National Park.  The flight heads back home over the seaside town of Muizenburg then over the Constantia Winelands landing back at the V&A Waterfront.

Robben Island Scenic Flight – ZAR 2500.00 p/p (Flight Time 2o Min ~ Total Excursion 1 Hr.)

Unrivalled Robben Island Viewing ~ Landmarks including the Prison

When touring Robben Island on the ground it is hard to get the real perspective of the size and layout of the Island, the helicopter tour gives an amazing experience providing views of this famous and iconic island from the air. The trip back to the Waterfront provides picture perfect views of Table Mountain and the City.

12 Apostles Scenic Flight – ZAR 2200.00 p/p (Flight Time 16 Min ~ Total Excursion 1 Hr.)

Atlantic Coast ~ Clifton ~ Twelve Apostles

This flight is another great value for money and one of the most popular flights, leaving the V&A Waterfront and flying along the Atlantic Coast, the passengers get a panoramic view of the Mother City and the beauty of the coast line over Clifton and Camps Bay. The helicopter zooms in low for a birds eye view of the mountain range and past the natural wonder on the way back to the waterfront.


Package Inclusions and Exclusions

Package Includes

Items that are included in the cost of tour price.

Package Excludes

Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.