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Considered the ‘culture hub of Australia’, Melbourne is bursting with vibrancy and activity. The eclectic stretch of moods contained within the varying suburbs around the inner city facilitates for an itinerary bigger than Ben-Hur. Experience the penguins swim into St. Kilda pier come sunset. Check out a gig at a local pub. Jump on a tram to Docklands and hop on the Star Observation Wheel. It’s a wonderful city and it should be appreciated. And the best way to appreciate it is from above.
If you’re after a great flight which encompasses a great range of the Melbourne treasures, including the Bayside and CBD, then look no further than the Melbourne Bayside and CBD Circuit. As part of the 25 minute helicopter tour, you’ll experience the varying facets of the gorgeous Melbourne coastling leading into the city. For $285 per passenger, there is no better way to see Melbourne City and the beaches and Docklands surrounding it – period.
If you’ve already had enough of the city and looking for a cheaper alternative, then the Bayside Helicopter Flight may be more akin to your taste. Departing from the Moorabbin Airport, you’ll fly over the Royal Melbourne Golf Course and the Sandringham Marina. As you cruise up the coastline, there are also views into the CBD in the distance.
One of the more popular tours (and for good reason) is the Phillip Island Helicopter Tour. Spanning over a massive 70 minutes, the chopper takes a southward direction over Frankston and down to the Moto Grand Prix hot spot of Phillip Island. Aside from flying around the race track, this helicopter flight encompasses a range of beautiful sites and beaches around the island. If you love your car and motorbike racing, then this is the perfect flight for you.
As the cheapest helicopter flight in Melbourne, the Ricketts Point Helicopter Flight is a great way to see some of Melbourne from above. From Moorabbin, you’ll head west toward the coastline where you’ll experience views up the awesome Melbourne Bayside. As the chopper flies over Black Rock and Ricketts Point, there are sensational views out to Port Phillip Bay and the wider Geelong area. At just $150 per person, this is a cracking deal for a helicopter flight in Melbourne.
If you’ve always dreamed of flying a helicopter, maybe it’s not such a far-fetched idea as it may seem. The Melbourne Trial Introductory Flight teaches you how to fly a helicopter, and then allows you to conduct a 35 minute joy flight with you in the driver’s seat. In a dual-controlled chopper, you’ll take to the skies with an experienced instructor, so fear not if you get nervous or do something wrong – they’ve got your back! This one is great for a gift if you know someone who loves flying!
Leaving from the Gem Pier on the south-west of Melbourne, the Hobsons Bay Circuit is an awesome seaplane experience for only $99 per person which whips you over Port Phillip Bay does a circuit of the southern coastline of the Melbourne Bayside. With views of Point Gellibrand, Elwood, St. Kilda and the West Gate Bridge (to name a few), the Hobsons Bay Seaplane Circuit is a low-cost seaplane flight.
Melbourne has been recognised as one of the most livable cities in the world. Due to it’s energy, diversity and beauty, it’s the focus of millions of tourists around the globe. Hop on a flight and check out Melbourne with the best view you can get. Take it from us – you won’t regret it.