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Cradle Mountain Helicopters

| Visitor Centre Cradle Mountain, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania, Australia
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Highlight of our Tassie adventure

We did the 10 minute scenic flight of Cradle Mountain with Cradle Mountain Helicopters and it was... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Saminda E
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Grafton
We had an excellent day for it

We'd booked the 20 minute flight via the company website and rang the day before to confirm the... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
ActRegular_traveller
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Canberra, Australia
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Experience with us breathtaking views of Tasmania's rare natural treasures and the stunning beauty of this ancient landscape, as we fly over Cradle Mountain, Dove Lake and Australia's deepest Gorge!
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| Visitor Centre Cradle Mountain, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We did the 10 minute scenic flight of Cradle Mountain with Cradle Mountain Helicopters and it was the highlight of our trip to Tassie. 10 minutes was enough to see Cradle Mountain and the surrounding lakes, if you can afford it though go for more...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We'd booked the 20 minute flight via the company website and rang the day before to confirm the booking. Unfortunately, we were given a bum steer (not by the company) & told that they now operated from the base about 1/2km from the visitor centre...More

Thank ActRegular_traveller
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

My husband and I decided to take this scenic helicopter flight as an anniversary treat, but let me tell you, you do not need a reason to treat yourself to this once in a life time flight of magic. I cannot recommend this enough. I...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We always like to take a helicopter flight to see the full view of the scenery. This time we did the 20 minute Cradle Mt circuit, and it was wonderful. There is just so much you miss if your just walking the tracks. The sky...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

After visiting the Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake area we decided we must see the whole area by air. By chance we wandered back down to the booking office and we were able to take a heli flight over the whole area. With clear skies...More

Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

We did an hour long flight on Boxing Day (my surprise Christmas present). Absolutely stunning from start to finish. Albert the owner and James the pilot were both incredible and so helpful and knowledgeable. We were lucky enough to have absolutely perfect weather and so...More

Thank Peggyleanne
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

With young Luke at the control, I and my family took to the sky in his helicopter for a quick bird's eye view of Cradle Mountain. Luke gave us a pre-flight safety talk as the helicopter that housed the pilot and 5 passengers looked a...More

Thank Hongkonglawyer
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We took a 20 minute helicopter flight that flew slowly around Cradle Mountain The views were fantastic and something you can not see on the ground The day we visited it was overcast so they took our number and called us when the weather had...More

Thank David K
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We recently did the 20min flight during our stay at cradle mountain and was one there the major highlights on Tasmania. Amazing terrain and locations visited that are well and truly unreachable by foot. The pilot was extremely knowledgeable and very polite and helpful. MUST...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

We visited cradle mountain and decided to do an Hour flight in a helicopter, It was the most amazing once in a life time experience. Hoey took us up and was so knowledgable about the mountain and area. We saw so much that we would...More

Thank Jacqui D
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05Jeff
2 March 2017|
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Response from CMHeli | Property representative |
G'day Jeff Flights start for the two of you at $270 total and move Up from there if you have a friend bring them along as this reduces the cost. Give the office a call to discuss options if you prefer
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peterchapman36
3 October 2016|
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Response from CMHeli | Property representative |
We have loads of options and times to pick from, we run standard office hours of 9am to 5 pm, we are happy to fly outside of these times by prior appointment. Our pricing starts from $112 per person if there was the 4... More
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jacksprat74
17 April 2016|
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Yes you can providing that the total weights are within the machine limits. It would be best to chat with our pilots if you have any specific questions. We look forward to taking you up in the skies!
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