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“two oceans”(61 reviews)
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This is the best way to see Cape Town!! This is the response Cape Town Helicopters get with every guest that returns from a flight around the Cape Peninsula. We offer a wide variety of scenic flights around the Peninsula. We also offer Day trips to...more
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220 E Pier Road | V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 9462
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a MUST if you are in Cape Town. Our pilot provided a fun and safe tour and showed us the best possible views of CPT and the surrounding areas. The entire experience was amazing and I would definitely do it again. The company...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Totally worth it! Had a very friendly pilot, Howard who was a great tour guide too, he was very informative. Would recommend to any type of traveler (local/international).

Thank XanderB66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I wanted to see Cape Town from above so we booked a helicopter tour. Ryan was our pilot and he was great! The views were beautiful and he gave us fun tidbit information while in the air! Would definitely do it again...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must to do when in Cape Town. Views are so beautiful. Do it early morning to experience the beauty of Cape Town.

Thank Passenger815547
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner surprised me with this helicopter ride for my 50th birthday and wow, it was AMAZING!! As a local, I know Cape Town really well but seeing it from the air was such a treat. Our pilot was Lisa who was exceptional. It was...More

Thank MC0068
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was no waiting around before or after our flight and the staff were very professional. The trip itself was breathtaking.

Thank AlannaCal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ryan was fantastic. Not only did we get a great tour, but he was friendly and knowledgeable too. Highly recommend.

Thank wonder718
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and support for their guests. Amazing view to the coast of Capetown. 5 guest per flight - close group.

Thank Reto S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the most amazing time being on a helicopter for the first time with family of mine, had a good chat with Charlene about all the other trips and packages which are available. We will definitely go again.More

Thank VoigtWP
Lynn F, Front Office at Cape Town Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello VoigtWP, Thank you for rating your aerial experience with Cape Town Helicopters. We are happy to hear that you had a great experience on board as it is was your first time. It's always great when you experience seeing Cape Town from above as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

WOW, what an experience wirh two oceans Tour. Had an outstanding Tour with Werner. Well guided, awesome view from above. Many thx to Werner and all at Cape Town Helicopters, clear recommandation not to miss the event. Kind regards Roland

Thank rolandlorenz
Lynn F, Front Office at Cape Town Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rolandlorenz, Thank you for the five star rating. We are pleased that you enjoyed your flight with pilot Werner and that you were able to see the Cape from above. Thank you for your recommendation Best wishes

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barry l
6 September 2018|
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Response from ARC_Media | Property representative |
Flights vary from 9min to 1 hour+ Best to see all the flights on Cape Town Helicopters website... Enjoy your flight :)
7 October 2016|
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Response from sunnySA-7 | Reviewed this property |
We got good pictures but can definitely see the glass in the photos. also the position you are seating makes a big difference. I think the photo package is worth it as it will be a memory to keep and show friends and family... More
7 October 2016|
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Response from ChristoanS | Reviewed this property |
We did not get the photo package, and simply took lots of photos of our own, which we were very happy with, seeing as we were able to take photos of the exact places we wanted, not just some random fly-by photos. The only... More