“The pub tour with altitude” This experience is for those who like to indulge in fun, excitement and adventure. This tour includes your own Sydney Helicopters tour host who will look after your needs on the day, spectacular views of the rugged Blue Mountains, Wollemi National Park and Upper Hunter.
An incredible helicopter flight with pilot and passenger interaction including informed commentary en route. Local beer/wine at Megalong Creek and St. Albans pub with lunch at Hollydene Estate.
Approx 7 hours
10:30 Arrive at Penrith Lakes Heliport where you will be greeted by your host for the day.
11:00 Gather your camera, it is time to start flying west towards the rugged Blue Mountains and onwards to Megalong Valley.
11:50 Tucked away in the Megalong valley is Megalong Creek Estate which will be our first stop for morning drinks.
12:50 Good conversation and a few rounds later, it is time to take off for the next flight over the Wollemi National Park en route to Hollydene Estate.
13:10 Arrive at Hollydene Estate.
15:30 After lunch, we set off to the Wollemi National Park once again where we take the Macdonald/Hawkesbury River route to visit ‘The Settlers Arms Inn’, at St. Albans, which dates back to 1836.
16:00 Arrive at St. Albans. A truly beautiful place to spend an afternoon hour, with old sandstone walls, wooden floors, low ceiling beams and most importantly, it has been the home of many a comfortable drinking session over the past 180 years.
17:00 Depart for Penrith, flying above the upper Hawkesbury area before landing back at our Penrith Lakes Heliport.
Departure from Mascot (Sydney Airport) is an available option. Please enquire for pricing.
Times are approximate and a delayed departure may be possible during daylight savings if arranged prior.
Available 7 Days a week. Minimum passenger numbers apply.
Prices are based on an average passenger weight of 80KG per person, above average weights may affect the quoted price.