Tantalus Estate, Waiheke Island



  Heli Wait & Return Dining Special!

Tantalus Estate is a destination sought after by travellers and locals alike. Set amoungst the vines in the heart of Onetangi Valley on Waiheke Island, the beautiful restaurant offers guests a variety of areas to dine. Relax and enjoy the spacious botanical courtyards, comfortable lounge areas, a light and expansive tasting room and the elegant restaurant. There is even a craft brewery on the floor below. Everything is created from natural materials with hand-painted walls and chandeliers crafted from old vines.

1pm Depart Heletranz Heliport on a scenic helicopter flight viewing Rangitoto, Motutapu and Waiheke Island before landing at Tantalus Estate on Waiheke Island.
On landing, a Welcome greeting at the helipad with a glass of Tantalus Methode Traditonnelle.
Enjoy a 2 course VIP lunch in the Restaurant.
Maximum of two hours allowed for Dining experience before helicopter returns to base.
3.15pm Your helicopter will depart Tantalus Estate on a direct flight path to land at Heletranz Heliport.
 People Travelling Helicopter Type Price Per Person
6 people Jet Turbine $495.00
5 people  Jet Turbine $595.00
4 people  Jet Turbine  $695.00
3 people Jet Turbine  $950.00
2 people  Jet Turbine  $1,430.00
2 people  Robinson R44 $895.00
Available on request - cost applies:
  • Man O'War Vineyard Wine tasting stop en route.
  • Scenic Flight via Sky Tower and/or West Coast beaches.
  • Private vehicle transfers to/from Heletranz Heliport

  Don't delay!, click on the link below and mention "Something Blue" to receive your complimentary bottle of champagne when booking.


Excludes wine tasting and additional F&B purchases. NB: Pilot/helicopter waits on the ground at Tantalus Estate for a maximum of two hours before the helicopter returns to base.
New bookings only, for travel on Friday, Saturday and Sundays only, 22nd - 31st July 2020. Prices are per person in New Zealand and include 15% GST.
Heletranz reserves the right to alter prices and/or apply a fuel surcharge without notice. At time of booking a 50% deposit, along with passenger names and weights are required 24 hours to secure reservation. Balance of payment is required prior to departure, along with credit card details. If travel within 10 days of booking then full payment is required. All bookings are subject to pilot, aircraft and venue availability. Payment via credit card incurs a processing fee (Visa/Mastercard 2% Amex 3%)
NB: Subject to helicopter landings being available at Tantalus Estate at time of booking and paid deposit. Set group Menus apply to groups of more than 10 people. Weight limitations apply on all flights.