Helicopter Scenic Flights

There is no better way to see Port Vila and the surround areas of Efate than on a scenic flight with Vanuatu Helicopters. There is a range of scenic heli flight tour options to choose from including a 7 minute flight which gives a short glimpse into the amazing scenery that surrounds Port Vila including the surrounding coral reefs and island resorts plus there are two different 20 minute scenic flights.

For those who are a little more adventurous the Jungle Canyon Flight is the perfect option as it includes an exciting flight through canyons while still enjoying the scenery. For a little more relaxed option The Best Of Efate tour is ideal as you view a large area of the island including cascade waterfalls, Havannah Harbour and remove villages. All scenic flights depart on demand daily during daylight hours from down town Port Vila so while on your next Vanuatu holiday in Port Vila why not consider a helicopter scenic flight with Vanuatu Helicopters.

Itinerary Options

A Taste of Vila: This 7 minute scenic helicopter flight is a great way to see Port Vila from above, see a glimpse of the stunning coral reefs in the harbours near by plus a number of the Port Vila resorts.

The Best of Efate: This 20 minute scenic helicopter is one of the most popular options available, this flight will fly over Hideaway Island which is surrounded by a stunning coral reef, then onto the Mele cascades, Havannah Harbour, home to The Havannah adults only resort and is also near the Moso Island which was home to Survivor Vanuatu. From here an array of amazing coral reefs will be seen before heading to the only World Heritage Site in the country, the burial grounds on Eratoka Island. Finally fly over a remote village - Mangalilu before heading back over the main city Port Vila.

Jungle Canyon Flight: This 20 minute scenic helicopter flight starts out by flying over Hideaway Island and then heads to the famous Mele cascade waterfalls where you will be amazed. From here fly over the dense inland jungle before reaching Hannah Harbour, then fly to Mount MacDonald, the highest point on Efate. The jungle is spotted with large cliffs, volcanic cones with blow holes, waterfalls and deep ravines. Accelerate down one of canyons for an exhilarating ride before heading over the International Airport and back into Port Vila.


  • Scenic Flight


Flights depart on demand, please advise preferred flight time at the time of booking.

Flights only operate during daylight hours approximately 6.45am - 5.30pm

Flights do not operate on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day or Good Friday.

Additional Info

Children: 0 - 3 years are free of charge so long as they do not occupy a seat
Minimum Passengers: Prices are subject to a minimum of 2 people
Weight Restrictions: A single person cannot exceed 125kg
Departure Location: Seawall in Port Vila near the craft market and Nambawan Cafe
Operated By: Vanuatu Helicopters