Explore Christchurch

with locals

Take off from Christchurch International Airport and view the transformation and rebuild of our earthquake damaged city. From the air you will soon realise the loss that Christchurch has suffered and the amazing rebuild that is taking place.

  • Arrival

    Arrive at Christchurch Helicopters at least fifteen minutes before your flight. Meet with your pilot and get ready to go.

  • Departure

    Take off from Christchurch International Airport and fly over the earthquake scarred city from a perspective like no other. View the progress Christchurch has made in rebuilding its city from the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes.

  • Sights

    Finally you will fly over the Port Hills and Littleton harbour, which were formed by volcanos 6 million years ago.

  • Landing

    Return to the Heli-centre, you are welcome to have photos taken with the helicopter and your pilot.

Bring a camera, sturdy foot ware, and warm clothing – especially for the Rivers and Mountains tour.

Arrive at least 10 minutes before your flight to allow time for a briefing.

Our pilots are all very experienced and very current in each Helicopter. They are also trained to the highest of standards to ensure maximum safety for our clients.

Our most popular tour that we do is the Rivers and Mountains tour. It’s Richie’s favourite flight!

Of course! All our flights are completely customisable – just give the team at Christchurch Helicopters a call to create a once in a lifetime experience.

City Scenic

$ 299
  • per person

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