Barossa Helicopters Experiences

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours

Imagine feeling like you’re floating on a magic carpet below the clouds over a region with 150 years of history. Barossa Helicopters is an industry leader, with more than 35 years delivering tourism experiences across South Australia.

Based on our family property near Lyndoch in the Barossa Valley. Proud of our family history, spanning 5 generations on our beautiful land.

We operate Robinson R44 helicopters, each having the seating capacity of 3 passengers.

Offering scenic flights, food & wine packages, chocolate & wine matching, gin making, pub tours. Tailored packages are a specialty and we love nothing more than building a day just for you!

Pick up/drop off from selected Barossa accommodation or private charters to other regions such as Clare, McLaren Vale and Riverland.

Facilities

Service Types

Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Food and Wine Tours Sightseeing Tours Free Wifi

Fitness

Basic

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available

Membership

Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Tourism Industry Council of SA Visitor Information Centre

Accreditation

Australian Tourism Accreditation

Services

From $400 to $465

Departing Hoffnungsthal Valley we take you past the township of Lyndoch heading along the western ridge of the Barossa Valley to Seppeltsfield. Here you will see vines contouring the rolling hills and palm tree lined roads.

Then off to Nuriootpa, where your pilot will point out Maggie Beer’s farm and the famous Penfold’s Winery. Overhead Tanunda you can see the stunning old buildings of Chateau Tanunda and many old churches.

Now heading towards Rowland Flat to take in the views of the towering Jacob’s Creek Winery’s “tank farm”. Some of these tanks hold up to 1.4 million litres of WINE! From there we take you to the southern end of the Barossa, past Lyndoch near Cockatoo Valley and over the Whispering Wall.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly

None of our tours fit your criteria? No problem!! Send us an email with your wish list and we can tailor a package to fit your day and budget!
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Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly

From $200 to $230

Departing Hoffnungsthal Valley, heading over Rowland Flat taking in the views of Jacob’s Creek Winery’s “tank farm”. Some of these tanks hold up to 1.4 million litres of WINE! From there we take you to the southern end of the Barossa, past Lyndoch near Cockatoo Valley and over the Whispering Wall.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly

From $80 to $120

Take to the sky on a 4 minute flight over the picturesque Hoffnungsthal Valley. Flying over our 130 year old Shiraz vines, Cabernet Sauvignon, Viognier and other varieties. Grapes from our family farm go into producing some of Penfolds’ Iconic wines.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly

From $300 to $350

Departing Hoffnungsthal Valley, heading over Rowland Flat taking in the views of Jacob’s Creek Winery’s “tank farm”. Some of these tanks hold up to 1.4 million litres of WINE! From there we take you to the southern end of the Barossa, past Lyndoch near Cockatoo Valley, over the Whispering Wall following up stream to the South Para and Warren Reservoirs and back to our base via Williamstown capturing view of the southern Barossa Ranges.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly

$375

This gorgeous little cellar door was opened in 1985. It was a run-down cottage that was originally a chaff mill. The Kies Family Wines philosophy was “not to get bigger just get better”. They focus on quality wine, small batches, and distinctive varietal characters. The Monkey Nut café attached to the cellar door is a place where many beautiful memories have been made. From small personal lunches to weddings and everything in between! The café caters for everyone, even if wine is not your on your list of favourite beverages! They do a mean chocolate milk shake and amazing coffee!!

After your tasting and lunch, grab a wine, relax on the lawns, and enjoy the atmosphere! We know that you won’t want to leave Kies Wines!

Inclusions: approx. 15 minutes in the helicopter. Wine tasting in Kies Family Wines cellar door, 2 course lunch in Monkey Nut Café, 2 glasses of wine to enjoy with lunch and 1 bottle of wine to take home (excludes premium or reserve wines).

Exclusions: extra drinks with lunch, the café has more than just wine! Extra take home wine (this can be shipped direct to your home from the winery).

Disabled Access

Carpark

$520

Pindarie is right over on the western ridge with views over the Southern Barossa. The historic buildings have been restored over time. In the warmer months, there is plenty of room to chill out on a picnic blanket under the big gum trees. During winter, this place is cozy with their open fireplace and old farm charm. Red wine + Open fire = what more is there to say!!

Seasonal lunches of local produce, wide open spaces, rolling lawns and wine from the vineyards you overlook from the cellar door, Pindarie is a known for their bold Barossa Red wines and to die for pies.. They are not just a “pie” You have to try them yourself!

INCLUSIONS: approx. 25 minutes in the helicopter. Wine tasting in Pindarie Wines cellar door and 2 glasses of wine to enjoy with the pie. 1 bottle of wine to take home (excludes premium or reserve wines).

EXCLUSIONS: Extra drinks with lunch. Extra take home wine (this can be shipped direct to your home from the winery).

Disabled Access

Carpark

From $600 to $690

Departing Hoffnungsthal Valley we take you past the township of Lyndoch heading along the western ridge of the Barossa Valley to Seppeltsfield. Here you will see vines contouring the rolling hills and palm tree lined roads.

Then off to Nuriootpa, where your pilot will point out Maggie Beer’s farm and the famous Penfold’s Winery.

Time to head for Stockwell to marvel in the scale of the Wolf Blass Winery and the lime quarry near Angaston, home of Yalumba Wines, Cornerstone and McEvoy-Mitchell racehorse studs.

Overhead Tanunda you can see the stunning old buildings of Chateau Tanunda and many old churches.

Now heading towards Rowland Flat to take in the views of the towering Jacob’s Creek Winery’s “tank farm”. Some of these tanks hold up to 1.4 million litres of WINE! From there we take you to the southern end of the Barossa, past Lyndoch near Cockatoo Valley and over the Whispering Wall.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly

$375

Tucked away in the Southern Barossa. As the township of Lyndoch spreads thin toward the ranges, you find God’s Hill. Home to one of the best views in the Barossa Valley.

Charlie and Ennia, founders of the winery are Italian and passionate about everything that they do. It shows in their amazing wines. God’s Hill is literally a spot that almost feels like you are on the top of the world. The view from the cellar door is literally breathtaking. Italian home-made food and 3 generations of wine making, on a hill God’s Hill.

EXPERIENCE: Enjoy a Southern Barossa region flight, wine tasting and pizza at God’s Hill Wines.

INCLUSIONS: approx. 15 minutes in the helicopter. Wine tasting in God’s Hill Wines cellar door, pizza and 2 glasses of wine to enjoy with the pizza. 1 bottle of wine to take home (excludes premium or reserve wines).

EXCLUSIONS: Extra drinks with lunch. Extra take home wine (this can be shipped direct to your home from the winery).

Disabled Access

Carpark

$885

Enjoy a picturesque scenic flight from Lyndoch over the Adelaide Hills, landing at The Lane near Hahndorf. Enjoy a Tasting Flight, a seated experience with paired cheese tasting. Choose your wine to enjoy with your Picnic Box. Follow The Lane walking map and find your picnic spot on the Estate. Enjoy approx. 3 hours on the Estate before boarding the helicopter to return to the Barossa Valley.

Disabled Access

Carpark

$826

Enjoy a scenic flight over the Adelaide Hills to Lot.100!

Check out some exciting beverages with the collective that are at Lot 100 – Hills Cider, Mismatch Brewing Co., Vinteloper, Adelaide Hills Distillery, Ashton Valley Fresh, Lot.100
Settle in for a relaxing lunch in the Courtyard with a shared lunch (in your group) picking a drink or two from one of the many options on offer from Lot.100! Gin, cider, beer, wine – the list is nearly endless!!

Disabled Access

Carpark

$1990

This tour has the WOW factor! Full day of Wine experiences!!
Meet the Wine makers and indulge in some beautiful wines and food!!

This is a full day tour, exploring 3 wineries!

Disabled Access

Carpark

$1100

RIVERLAND LOOP – 2 loops to choose from!
60 Minute Scenic Flight

Departing Hoffnungsthal Valley we take you over the Whispering Wall and Warren Reservoir’s then over the Barossa Ranges we fly in an Eastern direction until we reach the Mighty River Murray!
Taking a lower level for you to enjoy the majestic cliffs and meandering river. Flying back from the river to the Barossa Valley, the scenery changes so much. You can almost see the line where the high rain fall meets the low rain fall areas. Here we can really appreciate the lush Barossa Valley.

Choose your LOOP at check out!

Loop 1: Departing Lyndoch we head to Swan Reach and follow the Murray River north to Blanchetown, back over Nuriootpa to Lyndoch.

Loop 2: Departing Lyndoch we reach the Murray River at Walker Flat heading south to Mannum, returning over the Warren Reservoir to Lyndoch.

Disabled Access

Carpark Family Friendly

$999

Not a wine fan? This tour is for you! Great pub meals and almost what ever you want to wash it down with!!
Located 150km from the Adelaide is the Historic Mt Mary Hotel, on the Thiele Highway somewhere between Eudunda and Morgan! This great little pub was built in 1894 and is full of old-world charm!

Disabled Access

Carpark

$399

Walking from the heli-pad towards the cellar door, the Iconic Chateau emerges from behind the trees. You can see the beauty of this building, it is massive, it is beautiful. The lawns are stunning

This building used to be off limits to the public and only open on open days where the previous owner would share his collection of antiques. The antiques are literally just down the road now and you can enjoy the beauty now as it is the cellar door, combined with a walking winery tour to check out “behind” the scenes with a passionate guided tour, this winery is one of a kind!

Lunch here is in the vibrant Vintage Chef Co Café. Teagan and her team have created a special place with passion, excitement, and amazing food. They cater for everyone, and you can grab a beer here too if that’s more your style!

EXCLUSIONS: Extra drinks with lunch. Extra take home wine (this can be shipped direct to your home from the winery).

Disabled Access

Carpark

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