MICROLIGHT

Taking off for an amazing scenic flight from Cape Winelands Airfield or near Malmesbury Farms,  the pilot will fly you over the Cape farm lands where you might spot some wild reindeer running around near Rondebossie berg, then, depending on the time you booked he will continue to the coast at Blouberg beach for some low-level flying over the break water.

If you’re lucky you can see all kinds of marine animals including  sharks and dolphins or just wave to your friends on the beach! But most of all, if you want, you can take the controls and fly yourself under supervision of your competent flight instructor

In the Aquilla [Open Cockpit]

30 Minutes: R 1 560.00 per person

60 Minutes: R2 760.00 per person

Microlight Flights – The important Stuff 

  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies. Warm clothing in winter, even a beany, it can get really cold up there!
  • How many in one aircraft: Two, you and the pilot.
  • Is there an age limit? 12 is the youngest age.
  • Is there a weight limit? Yes, 110 kgs.

SPORT PLANE

Taking off from Cape Winelands Airfield the pilot will fly you over the Cape farm lands where you might spot some wild reindeer running around near Rondebossie berg, then, depending on the time you booked he will continue to the coast at Blouberg beach for an amazing scenic flight over the break water.

If you’re lucky you can see all kinds of marine animals including  sharks and dolphins or just wave to your friends on the beach! But most of all, if you want, you can take the controls and fly yourself under supervision of your competent flight instructor

30 Minutes: R 1.850.00 per person

60 Minutes: R 2 775.00 per person

Light Sport Aircraft flights – The important Stuff 

  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies. Warm clothing in winter, it can get really cold up there!
  • How many in one aircraft: Two, you and the pilot.
  • Is there an age limit? 12 is the youngest age.
  • Is there a weight limit? Yes, 110 kgs.

HELICOPTER FROM MEERENDAL WINE ESTATE

These senic helicopter trips from the Meerendal Wine Estate are not to be missed.

We have a choice of three scenic flight adventures.

Helicopter flights – The important Stuff 

  • Prices are listed per couple and include VAT.
  • Maximum 5 people per flight.
  • Minimum 2 people per flight.
  • Packages include return trip, ground time and listed activity.
  • All packages depart from and return to the Meerendal Wine Estate.
  • Drinks are not included.
  • The maximum weight per person is 110kgs, unless otherwise specified.
  • Flights are weather dependant.
  • Flights are subject to availability.
  • Flights may be cancelled on short notice due to weather or mechanical reasons.
  • Flights will not be rescheduled or refunded for non-arrivals or short notice cancellations. 
  • Speak to us about bespoke flight experiences to meet your exact requirements and budget.
Coastal Tour with Wine. Tasting
Romantic Riverside Picnic

1. Sip,soar and savour helicopter picnic

30 minute flight, 90 min ground time

This tour combines the thrill of flying with the beauty of the Western Cape’s natural landscapes, as well the indulgence of  gourmet food and wine. Guests will depart from Meerendal Wine Estate and take to the skies for a scenic flight to the picturesque Franschoek wine region. Upon landing, guests will enjoy a romantic picnic in a scheduled spot, surrounded  by natures’ beauty. The picnic features a delicious spread of gourmet food and wine, providing the perfect oppurtunity to savour the flavours of the region. After the picnic guests will take to the skies again for the return journey to Meerendal.

 

 

R 13 900.00
Minimum 2 passengers
Picnic Basket & Set-Up for 2
Meerendal wine gift pack

2. WINE COUNTRY FLIGHTSEEING TOUR

35 minutes flight time

Experince the breathtaking beauty of the Cape Winelands on this 35 minute helicopter flight. Departing from Meerendal Wine Estate, guests will soar above the stunning vineyards and rolling hills of the region, taking in panoramic views of iconic landmarks such as Table Mountain and Hottentots Holland Mountains.

R 8 700.00 per couple
Minimum 2 passengers
Wine Tasting

Meerendal gift pack

SCENIC FLIGHTS:

Winelands Hop Helicopter

THE CAPE WINELANDS EXPRESS

20 minute flight time
R 5 900.00 per couple
Minimum 2 passengers

Experience the beauty of the Western Cape from a unique perspective on our 20 minute helicopter flight. Departing from Meerendal Wine Estate, guests will soar above the stunning vineyards and rolling hills of the Cape Winelands, taking in views of the regions iconic landmarks, including Table Mountain and the Hottentots Holland Mountains.

GYROCOPTER ( not Sundays)

The gyrocopter is a “James Bond” style two-seater type aircraft, you and the pilot seated in tandem. Your highly experienced pilot will talk to you through the radio you and, depending on your level of adventure, you can either chose a relaxing calm flight or you can request that the pilot demonstrates to you just what a remarkable machine it is. Whether you want to have an amazing scenic flight or a longer trip along the coast, either way, you will be thrilled.

30 minutes: R 2 210.00 per person

60 minutes: R 3 575.00 per person

Gyro-copter flights – The important Stuff

  • Where from?  Capetown or Springs
  • When? Most mornings from 8.
  • What to wear? Comfortable warm clothing (open cockpit).
  • How far in advance do I need to book? A week should be fine
  • Is there an age limit? No children under 12
  • Is there a weight limit? 100 kg

TANDEM SKYDIVING

After a 20 minute briefing on the tandem skydive, you will accompany a qualified Tandem Master (TM) to 8000 feet above the ground. Then, using tandem skydiving equipment designed to carry you both, exit the aircraft and experience about 30 seconds of exhilarating and extraordinary free-fall tandem skydiving, after which the Tandem Master will deploy the canopy and do the canopy checks. You can then assist the Tandem Master in flying and landing the canopy, or leave it all to him and just enjoy the skydiving experience. The tandem skydive flight will last 5 – 7 minutes.

R 3450.00 per person

DVD & Photo Package is R 850.00

Tandem Skydive – The important Stuff 

  • Where from: The North Coast near 17km North of Malmesbury
  • What to wear: Comfortable clothing, takkies not with hook type laces. (Getting those caught in the canopy will really spoil your day!)
  • Is there an age limit? 16 is the youngest and if you are under 21 you need your guardians signature. If you are over 40 you need to state your medical fitness.
  •  Is there a weight limit? Yes, 100kgs.

CESSNA 172 FLIGHTS

Flying from Cape Winelands airfield, North of Cape Town and flying at a cruising speed of 230 kmph, you can really do some distance in the 172. Taking three passengers this is a really good way of seeing the beautiful Cape scenery like you’ve never seen it before.

30 Minutes: R 2640.00

60 Minutes: R 4620.00