Tanzania Helicopter Tour: View the pristine Indian Oceans through helicopter

See two oceans in one helicopter trip on a scenic flight from Dar es Salaam City! On a route around beautiful Bagamoyo Fishing Village, glide along magnificent Indian Ocean coastline and cross the Bagamoyo to reach the waters of the Indian Ocean. See contrasting landscapes around the different stretches of coast, from the beautiful Mafia Islands of Tanzania to the sandy shores and lavish Hotels at Zanzibar Islands

Tour Highlights

  • 60-minute helicopter flight around Tanzania’s Indian Ocean coastlines.
  • Circle Bagamoyo Fishing Village — one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.
  • Listen to commentary from your pilot while crossing the Mafia Island.
  • Soar past dramatic Indian Ocean Islands like Zanzibar and Pemba.
  • Watch out for great giant tortoise lurking off the Coast of Prison Island.

Leave the Dar es Salaam City helipad and start your 360-degree circuit of Bagamoyo Fishing Village, easily Tanzania’s most iconic sight, and then soar above the Mafia Island, an Island With magnificent beach. Follow the Indian Ocean coastline, passing Mafia Island before flying over impressive Island of Zanzibar Beaches. Then pass around Zanzibar Beaches to see the magnificent Hotels.

While listening to fascinating commentary from your pilot, fly over historical Prison Island and beach, and then cross over the Prison Island to see the giant land tortoise. Here you’ll see the Indian Ocean beach and winding alleyways. Enjoy great views of the contrasting Stone Town, while you fly over heading to Dar es Salaam City.


Curving back around Dar es Salaam City, watch the landscape change again as you glide above Tanzania’s leafy southern suburbs that stretch out toward the Dar es Salaam Fishing Harbor. Before touching down, take in Dar es Salaam’s urban cityscape, weaving past downtown skyscrapers and modern high-rises. Landing back at the Dar es Salaam City Helipad, your journey is complete!