Best gift ideas for Mothers Day 2024

Best gift ideas for Mothers Day 2024

Booking a helicopter tour for Mother’s Day is more than just a gift—it’s a symbol of your love, appreciation, and gratitude for everything your mom has done for you. It’s an opportunity to go beyond traditional gifts and activities and give her something truly special, a chance to soar above the ordinary and create unforgettable memories. A helicopter tour offers a unique perspective, breathtaking views, and a sense of adventure that can make Mother’s Day truly remarkable. With options to gift vouchers or surprise your mum on the day, there are so many possibilities!

Here is our list of the best gift ideas for Mothers Day 2024.

Helicopter Pilot Lesson

If your mom has always dreamed of learning to fly a helicopter, surprise her with a helicopter pilot lesson! Christchurch Helicopters offer introductory lessons where she can learn the basics of helicopter flying under the guidance of a very experienced and certified instructor.

Helicopter Ride and Hot Pools

Combine the excitement of a helicopter ride with the relaxation of lounging in the hot pools at Opuke Thermal Pools & Spa. This tour offers a luxurious, scenic, and unforgettable experience that your mom is sure to appreciate and enjoy. It’s a thoughtful way to show your love and gratitude while treating her to a day of indulgence and relaxation.

Helicopter Winery Experience

Departing from Christchurch, this helicopter tour offers a scenic flight over the stunning Canterbury Plains and picturesque landscapes of the Waipara wine region. Your mom will be treated to breathtaking views from above, making the journey itself an unforgettable experience. Work up an appetite for a long, lavish lunch with wine tastings at one of New Zealand’s world-class Vineyards. You can’t go wrong with a helicopter winery combination! Purchase a voucher or get in touch today!

Personalised Scenic flight with picnic

Personalising this scenic flight allows you to tailor the experience to your mom’s preferences and interests. Whether she loves breathtaking mountain vistas, serene coastal views, or lush countryside landscapes, you can choose a route that showcases her favourite scenery. What’s more? Include a picnic landing at a stunning secluded location. Including a picnic adds an extra special touch to the experience, allowing your mom to enjoy delicious food and refreshments amidst the beauty of nature. We can pack her favourite snacks, gourmet treats, and sparkling beverages to make the picnic truly memorable. Get in touch to discuss options and start planning today!

Gift Vouchers

What to get the Mum who already has everything she wants? Gift your Mum an experience this Mothers Day! We have a wide range of Gift Vouchers you can purchase on our website or if you are after something more Personalised, get in touch and we can create a custom experience for you to gift her. We also have the option to purchase a voucher where you can choose an amount that she can put towards an experience of her choice!

When is Mothers Day 2024?

Mothers Day in NZ falls on Sunday 12th May this year.


Overall, booking a helicopter tour for Mother’s Day can create an unforgettable and magical experience that your mom will treasure forever. It’s a thoughtful and adventurous way to show your appreciation and love for her on this special day. Get in touch to discuss options and start planning today!