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We have a wide range of stunning scenic flight options to take you throughout Canterbury and beyond. A ride in a helicopter is a fantastic gift and creates a never-to-be-forgotten experience. Our team of experienced friendly pilots will ensure that your flight is an enjoyable one. All of our flights are either in a Cabri G2, EC120 B or AS350 B2 (Squirrel) helicopter. 


Discover Christchurch from a new perspective when you fly over the city, Port Hills & Lyttelton Harbour.

From $350NZD per person

Explore Christchurch from above then land next to Mt Herbert to enjoy breath-taking views of the Harbour.

From $550NZD per person

New Zealand, and North Canterbury in particular, produce some of the most sought after wine in the world.

From $550NZD per person

This picturesque flight will take you over the city, Banks Peninsula and the French harbour settlement of Akaroa.

From $750NZD per person

Fly over the Canterbury Plains inbound for Chest Peak, one of the highest mountains in the region at 6350 ft.

From $950NZD per person

Fly over the Canterbury Plains before arriving at Waimakariri Gorge for an adrenalin-packed Jet Boat ride.

From $700NZD per person

Head into the wilderness of the Southern Alps until you reach Lake Sumner National Park to take in the stunning view.

From $1350NZD per person

Fly over the Northern Canterbury region towards Hamner then Kaikoura before following the coastline back to base.

From $1450NZD per person

Fly to New Zealand’s highest peak. Once there, take a transfer and land up on the Tasman Glacier.

From $1900NZD per person

Fly to Kaikoura along the coastline for a chance to see seals, dolphins and whales in their natural habitat.

From $2250NZD per person

Get in touch with our friendly team to organise your hunting or fishing adventure of a lifetime for your group.

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Arrive in spectacular National Parks scenery surrounded by mountains, glaciers and natural wildlife.

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There’s only one way to fully experience the beauty of New Zealand’s South Island – our ‘World in a Day’ tour.

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