5 star rating: Highly Recommended 11 Reviews

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  • Location:Sydney, Australia
  • Duration:6 hours (approx.)

Hunter Valley Luncheon Tour by Helicopter

Wine and dine a special someone in the Hunter Valley. Begin with a scenic helicopter flight from Sydney, then fly to the Hunter Valley. Your expert pilot points out the sights including Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Manly, Brisbane Water and more. Upon landing in the Hunter Valley, enjoy a wine tasting and three-course meal that features the best products from the valley’s famously fertile terrain. It’s the perfect way to celebrate your loved ones on a memorable day tour from Sydney.


  • Breathtaking 2-hour helicopter return flight from Sydney to the Hunter Valley
  • See the Sydney Opera House and other iconic landmarks from the air
  • Spectacular views over Sydney Harbour, Hawkesbury River and Hunter Valley
  • Wine tasting at Tallavera Grove
  • Gourmet three-course lunch including a bottle of wine
  • Informative commentary from your expert pilot-guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What You Can Expect

Hunter Valley Luncheon Tour by Helicopter

Hunter Valley Luncheon Tour by Helicopter
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After pickup from your Sydney hotel, transfer to the helipad in a private vehicle to start your day. Your scenic helicopter flight to the Hunter Valley begins with a safety briefing from your pilot and time for photo ops in front of the helicopter.

After boarding your helicopter, fly over iconic landmarks of Sydney. Enjoy an aerial perspective on Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House. Then head north, following the coast past Manly and up to Palm Beach, turning inland over the Hawkesbury River and Brisbane Water. Cross the Central Coast to land among the vineyards for a stylish arrival in the Hunter Valley.

Sip a variety of Hunter Valley wines during a wine tasting that introduces iconic varieties of the region such as semillon and shiraz, along with other wines. Then head to a celebrated winery restaurant for a gourmet three-course lunch. Soak in views of the vineyards and hills during your meal, which features seasonal specialties and fresh produce from the valley’s fertile farmland, accompanied by a complimentary bottle of wine.

After your deluxe winery lunch, return to the helicopter for your flight back to Sydney. Expect to spend about one hour in the air during your scenic helicopter flight. Radio headsets allow for two-way communications with your pilot during your flight, so that you can hear live commentary about the landmarks between Sydney and the Hunter Valley while you are in the air.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

five star day highly recommend

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2015

Brilliant would recommend this trip , great flight, pilot and lunch

Everyone so friendly

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

Fantastic tour. Highly recommend it. Great lunch spot and not hurried to get back in the chopper. Very relaxing. Well worth it.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

What a view of Sydney and the Hunter Valley Region. We will be back.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2014

I surprised my husband on our honeymoon with this Helicopter tour and luncheon, and it was absolutely incredible! Our pilot was extremely friendly and personable, the flight was exciting and beautiful, and the food at Tallavera Groves was one of the best meals either of us have ever had. The table we had overlooking the vineyard was picture-perfect as we had lunch, and we really enjoyed the wine tastings and ended up getting a bottle of Tawny. It's expensive, but this activity is well worth it!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2014

We rate this experience very highly. Seeing Sydney from the air is a great way to get orientated.
Hunter Valley and restaurant were fantastic.
We were picked up early and easily. Staff along the way were very friendly and others we met were hilarious.
I would do this again and recommend this to others.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2013

This was a fantastic experience. The pilot was great, the sites spectacular, and the meal and wine tasting with the view over the valley was something that will stay with me forever. At first glance you may think it's a lot of money but do it you'll love it. John, Carole and Michelle

United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2013

Fantastic! Truly made our holiday exceptional. It was expensive but in our view was money well spent. Having a helicopter to ourselves was the ultimate in luxury. The food was amazing and the setting was spectacular. Do this trip - it is wonderful!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2012

An excellent way to do that something extra special, proposal with style.... The pilot was very informative and made the journey very comfortable. Wine tasting experience was well done and the meal was exceptionally great!! Thanks to all involved, we had a terrific time.

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