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Scenic Flights

Scenic flight experiences are available throughout New Zealand. And the chance to see the amazing scenery on offer from the air is an absolute highlight for many visitors to New Zealand.

Soaring over an active volcano. Taking a helicopter flight onto a glacier. Experiencing wonderful alpine scenery from the open cockpit of a 1930's biplane. A New Zealand scenic flight is sure to be something you will remember for a lifetime.

Explore a great selection of flight experiences and activities that include a flight here ...

Activity ideas: Milford Fly-Cruise-Fly & Dart River Safari including picnic lunch
Milford Fly-Cruise-Fly & Dart River Safari including picnic lunch

Experience the magic of the south when you choose this spectacular all day excursion. Take a scenic flight from Queenstown to magnificent Milford Sound for awe-inspiring views of the mountains, lakes and forests of Fiordland National Park. You’ll then cruise the length of the sound with its tumbling waterfalls and towering peaks before returning by plane to Glenorchy. Break for lunch before joining Dart River Safaris on an adventure through the untouched wilderness of a World Heritage Area. End your day with a scenic coach trip back to Queenstown. More »

Activity ideas: Blue Pools Nature Experience
Blue Pools Nature Experience

Explore nature, by air, land and water in Mt Aspiring World Heritage National Park.Glaciers, waterfalls rugged wilderness. Fish, birdlife and a rich pioneering history. More »

Activity ideas: Christchurch City Scenic Helicopter Flight
Christchurch City Scenic Helicopter Flight

Christchurch city is changing rapidly and daily as the city recovers from the earthquakes of 2010/11. Hundreds of Buildings are coming down and rebuilding is starting to occur. This 20 minute flight over the city will give you the best perspective of just how much the city has changed. Your pilot will inform and entertain you on the interesting facts and points of interest such as the Cathedral, new sports stadium and the vision for the future of this battered but beautiful city. You will also fly over the Port of Lyttelton showing the spectacular scenery of Banks Peninsula and back via the suburbs of Sumner and Redcliffs. You will be astounded by the effect the earthquake has had on these affluent parts of Christchurch. More »

Activity ideas: Milford Sound Fly-Over
Milford Sound Fly-Over

Board one of the Real Journeys small planes and be amazed as you experience one of the world’s most stunning alpine flights.  Flying between Queenstown and Milford Sound allows you to enjoy spectacular views of the snow-capped Southern Alps, lakes and of course the world famous Milford Sound. If you do not have time to complete a cruise, this convenient fly-over option allows you to still see Milford Sound, from the air. You can fly-over this magnificent region and return to Queenstown in just 45 minutes, allowing you time to experience other activities in the area. The Real Journeys aeroplanes are specially selected for the mountainous terrain of Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks and offer excellent viewing due to their high wing configuration. Your pilot is meticulously trained and highly experienced. More »

Activity ideas: Sunrise Balloon Adventures
Sunrise Balloon Adventures

Experience sunrise over the lakes and mountains from the serenity of a hot air balloon. You'll float gently with the breeze, enjoying incredible panoramic views and your flight is followed by a champagne style breakfast at your landing spot.Flights are at dawn when the air is cool and calm and in the right conditions you can expect to see views of Coronet Peak and The Remarkables ski areas, Mount Aspiring in the Southern Alps and Mount Tutoko in Fiordland National Park. More »

Activity ideas: Milford Sound Coach & Fly
Milford Sound Coach & Fly

Luxury coach transport from Queenstown to Milford Sound. On reaching Milford Sound, you board the Milford Mariner for a leisurely extended cruise of the fiord. The cruise provides excellent viewing opportunities and plenty of time is available to enjoy waterfalls, rainforest, mountains and wildlife with extensive commentary by the on board nature guide. During the sightseeing flight from Milford Sound you enjoy panoramic views of the spectacular alpine scenery and rainforest.

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Activity ideas: Twin Glaciers Scenic Helicopter Flight
Twin Glaciers Scenic Helicopter Flight

Take a spectacular scenic flight over two of New Zealand's most famous glaciers. Land at the head of one and view the incredible sight of this frozen river as it winds its way through ancient carved valleys. More »

Activity ideas: Franz Josef Glacier Helihike
Franz Josef Glacier Helihike

Take a scenic flight over all three Franz Josef glacier icefalls. Landing high on the glacier take a two hour guided trip through some of the most beautiful terrain in the country. Your guide will choose the route as you go through a wonderland of blue ice and frozen pinnacles. You’ll have endless views of the surrounding mountains and rainforest as well as plenty of opportunities to take photographs. Sure to be one of the most memorable experiences you have while you are in New Zealand.
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Activity ideas: Volcanic Explorer Scenic Flight by Aeroplane
Volcanic Explorer Scenic Flight by Aeroplane

Take a scenic flight over New Zealand’s oldest National Park and world heritage site for a spectacular view of this unique volcanic landscape. See all three volcanoes  - Mt Tongariro, Mt Ngauruhoe and Mt Ruapehu as well as the iconic Emerald Lakes, the Blue Lake and the Tama lake. Climbing to 10,000 ft, you'll also view the active Mt Ruapehu crater lake, and spot some of the landscapes used in the making of The Lord of the Rings trilogy. More »

Activity ideas: Mt. Cook Ultimate Scenic Helicopter Flight
Mt. Cook Ultimate Scenic Helicopter Flight

View the spectacular Aoraki Mount Cook from above on this 55 minute scenic flight. See the incredible scenery surrounding New Zealand's tallest peak, including hanging glaciers, calved icebergs, rivers of ice, the forests of the West Coast and the renowned Tasman Glacier Terminal Lake. You’ll also land on the glacier itself -  a truly unique experience. More »

Activity ideas: Mt. Tarawera Scenic Flight by Floatplane
Mt. Tarawera Scenic Flight by Floatplane

Mt. Tarawera erupted in 1886 creating an 8km long volcanic rift along its summit the magnitude of which is only fully appreciated when viewed from above. From Lake Rotorua over the Crater Lakes District. Fly over Mt.Tarawera’s Crater Rift and wonder at the massive destruction caused by the 1886 eruption. Continue south past the Steaming Cliffs and the hot lakes of Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Return to Rotorua over the Blue and Green Lakes, the geysers of Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve, and Rotorua City. More »

Activity ideas: Glacier Highlights Ski Plane Flight
Glacier Highlights Ski Plane Flight

Take in the spectacular Southern Alps - including New Zealand’s highest peak Aoraki Mount Cook - and the constantly changing glacial landscape. See the Hochstetter Icefall as you fly beneath the face of Mount Cook then along the length of the Tasman glacier before landing on the glacier itself. Experience the silence of the mountains, broken only by the rumbling of an avalanche and creaking of the snow and ice beneath your feet. You’ll take off again for another incredible flight over peaks, ice falls, alpine lakes and climbing huts.
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Activity ideas: Cape Reinga Scenic Aeroplane Flight & Guided Tour
Cape Reinga Scenic Aeroplane Flight & Guided Tour

Today experience the beauty of the North from both air and land. Take a spectacular scenic flight to Cape Reinga over Whangaroa Harbour and the Rangaunu Harbour as well as Coopers Beach, Doubtless Bay and Ninety Mile Beach. The tour also includes a visit to the Cape Reinga lighthouse, and the option to slide down giant sand dunes on sleds. More »

Activity ideas: Grand Circle Scenic Ski Plane Flight
Grand Circle Scenic Ski Plane Flight

On this flight you’ll have the chance to experience some of the most breathtaking scenery in New Zealand. View Mount Cook, Westland, Mt Tasman as well as the Fox, Franz Josef and Tasman Glaciers. First traverse the southern alps to the West Coast  then Track North along the Tasman Sea before re-crossing the alps to the Tasman Glacier. If the weather conditions are right, you’ll also experience a glacier landing before taking a final loop through the mountains. More »

Activity ideas: Exclusive Milford Sound Heli Cruise
Exclusive Milford Sound Heli Cruise

Breathtaking, magnificent and truly spectacular, a Milford Sound Heli Tour is a must do when visiting New Zealand. Descend through carved glacial valleys to Milford Sound where you'll join an informative cruise on the fiord itself. The unique character of Milford Sound is due to the huge volume of rainfall this region receives - resulting in a surreal world of moss, rainforest, lakes, rivers and waterfalls. You'll cruise the waterways carved by glaciers all the way to the wild west coast. On your return flight to Queenstown experience an alpine landing where you can step foot on pristine wilderness rarely seen by people. More »

Activity ideas: Mount Tarawera Fly Drive Combo by Floatplane
Mount Tarawera Fly Drive Combo by Floatplane

Combine the experience of a 4WD walking tour on Mount Tarawera by Kaitiaki Adventures, with the thrill of departing from the remote shores of Lake Rerewhakaaitu by Floatplane. Enjoy a spectacular aerial overview of the Waimangu Volcanic Valley, Mount Tarawera and our hidden lakes district. This stunning flight completes the Tarawera experience and returns you to your departure point on the shores of Lake Rotorua at our downtown city floatplane pier. More »

Activity ideas: The Grand Traverse Scenic Flight by Aeroplane - Lake Tekapo
The Grand Traverse Scenic Flight by Aeroplane - Lake Tekapo

The flight of a lifetime, the "Grand Traverse" is a spectacular scenic flight seeing experience allowing you to explore the Mount Cook and Westland National Parks. This magnificent flight encompasses two World Heritage National Parks and 200 km of New Zealand's most memorable and spectacular scenery. The contrast of colours is beautiful with the turquoise glacial lake against the tussock covered sheep stations. Your journey will bring you over Aoraki Mt Cook National park where you view New Zealand's longest glacier, The Tasman. From there you cross the main divide into the Westland National Park encompassing the Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers which spill down to the rainforests of the west coast. Their large and varied fleet especially selected for New Zealand air tour sightseeing ensures that every passenger has a window seat and all aircraft have wings-above to ensure optimum viewing below. Pilots provide a full and informative commentary with multi language commentary brochures supplied. Approximately 50 minutes flight time. Allow for 1 hour total duration. More »

Activity ideas: Mount Tarawera & Orakei Korako Thermal Explorer by Floatplane
Mount Tarawera & Orakei Korako Thermal Explorer by Floatplane

On this spectacular scenic flight you'll take a floatplane over the Crater Lakes District and the volcanic rift of Mt Tarawera. You’ll then continue south via the Waimangu and Waiotapu Thermal Park to land in the Hidden Valley of Orakei Korako. Transfer by boat across the lake to explore the hot springs, gushing geysers and natural beauty of this geothermal wonderland before rejoining your aircraft for the return trip to Rotorua.  More »

Activity ideas: Mountain Scenic Spectacular Heli Flight & Glacier Landing
Mountain Scenic Spectacular Heli Flight & Glacier Landing

The premier flight! Experience two of New Zealand’s finest national parks and encounter the gigantic expanse of both the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers.  Take in the towering ice formations and top it off with a snow landing and the chance to set foot on snow and breath the clean alpine air.  Along the way, get to see the Tasman Glacier and get close to Mount Cook, New Zealand’s highest peak.  Duration of helicopter flight is 40 minutes. More »

Activity ideas: Mountain High Scenic Helicopter Flight
Mountain High Scenic Helicopter Flight

The premier flight over this amazing alpine region with vast snowfields, glaciers and a spectacular view of New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook. Land high above glaciers and experience what it feels like to stand in snow amongst the mountains. Traverse the Southern Alps to view the mighty Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers as they journey slowly down towards the native rainforests and the Tasman Sea on the rugged West Coast. More »

Activity ideas: Earnslaw Burn Scenic Helicopter Flight
Earnslaw Burn Scenic Helicopter Flight

This is the top pick from the Heliworks team. Lift off from Heliworks for a flight across the Richardson Mountains; fly over schist covered slopes and views of historical gold mining sites on your way to this exclusive landing site. Just after the Dart and Rees rivers meet near Lake Wakatipu you will see Mt Earnslaw (also known by its Maori name of Pikirakatahi) with the Earnslaw Glacier its crowning glory! Fly along the valley before the breath-taking vista of cascading waterfalls and the hanging glacier opens up before you. Enjoy a landing at this magnificent spot; explore the valley with the Earnslaw Glacier towering above you and an astounding number of waterfalls spilling down the valley walls. Return to Heliworks with views of Coronet Peak and Queenstown itself. Trip Duration is 1 hour. More »

Activity ideas: Twin Glacier helicopter flight
Twin Glacier helicopter flight

Explore the glacial icefalls of not one but two glaciers - Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier. Discover up close their neve and unusual ice formations - landing on the snowfields is a highlight and will make for superb photos, snowballs and memories. A 30 minute flight with snow landing. More »

Activity ideas: Milford Sound Scenic Aeroplane Flight and Cruise
Milford Sound Scenic Aeroplane Flight and Cruise

The pinnacle of scenic flights in New Zealand. Enjoy the stunning contrast from Lake Wanaka to magnificent Milford Sound with alpine highlights en route, including Mount Aspiring and Glaciers, Olivine Ice Plateau, lush rain forest and the world famous 580 metre high Sutherland Falls. Your boat cruise is intimate and relaxing on the smaller, personalised Mitre Peak Cruises. More »

Activity ideas: Glacier Encounter Scenic Helicopter Flight
Glacier Encounter Scenic Helicopter Flight

Experience a glacier landing in this stunning mountain environment. Enjoy a scenic 25 minute flight over the Tasman Terminal Lake; pass by the Horchstetter Icefall before landing on the blue ice and moraine rocks of the Tasman Glacier. Encounter the incredible vistas of Aoraki Mt Cook National Park, with scenery beyond expectation! More »

Activity ideas: White Island and Mt Tarawera Floatplane Adventure
White Island and Mt Tarawera Floatplane Adventure

This captivating tour combines aerial views of the region’s most renowned scenic highlights from above with the romance of a floatplane flight where you’ll land and take off from the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua. Experience the beauty of the lakes district, the peaks and craters of Mount Tarawera and a flight over New Zealand’s only permanently active volcano “White Island”.  This flight of approximately 1 hour 25 minutes in duration takes in aerial views of the wider Bay of Plenty and in addition to these renowned highlights you will see contrasting landscapes including national parks, fertile farming plains and hill country sheep and beef stations.  Combined with informed and interesting commentary’s this is a fantastic way to overview the Bay of Plenty where time is limited. There is no question that this tour offers exceptional scenic value but also has the added thrill of landing and taking off from the lake in a floatplane this is definitely an experience not to be missed. More »

Activity ideas: Neve Discoverer Scenic Helicopter Flight
Neve Discoverer Scenic Helicopter Flight

The perfect opportunity to get up close to the glaciers and touch snow. You'll be captivated as you lift off and fly up and over the Franz Josef Glacier or Fox Glacier and experience the solitude of a landing in this natural alpine wonderland. Duration - 20 Minutes More »

Activity ideas: The Tasman Glacier Experience Scenic Heli Flight
The Tasman Glacier Experience Scenic Heli Flight

No Trip to New Zealand is complete without seeing Aoraki/ Mt Cook. This 35 minute flight takes in the magnificent scenery of the National Park with vast views of this spectacular region. Enjoy a glacier landing and experience this Alpine environment with 600 metres of glacier ice beneath your feet, an unforgettable experience. More »

Activity ideas: Ultimate Paradise Picnic Scenic Helicopter Flight
Ultimate Paradise Picnic Scenic Helicopter Flight

Relax and enjoy the beauty of Queenstown, as you are flown to a beautiful location on Cecil Peak for a gourmet picnic accompanied by wine or bubbles. The perfect opportunity to indulge! More »

Activity ideas: The Grand Traverse Scenic Flight by Aeroplane - Franz Josef
The Grand Traverse Scenic Flight by Aeroplane - Franz Josef

The flight of a lifetime, the "Grand Traverse" is a spectacular scenic flight seeing experience allowing you to explore the Mount Cook and Westland National Parks. This magnificent flight encompasses two World Heritage National Parks and 200 km of New Zealand's most memorable and spectacular scenery. The contrast of colours is beautiful with the turquoise glacial lake against the tussock covered sheep stations. Your journey will bring you over Aoraki Mt Cook National park where you view New Zealand's longest glacier, The Tasman. From there you cross the main divide into the Westland National Park encompassing the Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers which spill down to the rainforests of the west coast. Their large and varied fleet especially selected for New Zealand air tour sightseeing ensures that every passenger has a window seat and all aircraft have wings-above to ensure optimum viewing below. Pilots provide a full and informative commentary with multi language commentary brochures supplied. Approximately 50 minutes flight time. Allow for 1 hour total duration. More »

Activity ideas: Hole in the Rock helicopter flight
Hole in the Rock helicopter flight

This 20 minute scenic flight departs from Paihia and flies over Russell, through the spectacular Bay of Islands and out to the famous Hole in the Rock at Cape Brett. The helicopter departs from Salt Airs heli-pad in central Paihia adjacent to the Paihia wharf and maritime area. More »

Activity ideas: Mini Tasman Scenic Ski Plane Flight
Mini Tasman Scenic Ski Plane Flight

See the best of Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park including the magnificent Tasman Glacier and Hochstetter Ice fall. This flight does not land on the glacier. More »

Activity ideas: Mt Aspiring and Glaciers Scenic Flight by Aeroplane
Mt Aspiring and Glaciers Scenic Flight by Aeroplane

Close up views of Mount Aspiring and glaciers. Known as the "Matterhorn of the South", Aspiring is one of our most graceful and striking peaks, standing above the backbone of the Southern Alps. Discover huge glaciers that terminate abruptly into steep icefalls above the native beech forest of Mount Aspiring National Park.  With the vast amount of local knowledge offered by your pilot you will enjoy a very memorable adventure into one of the most glorious parts of the world.   Your aircraft are the well-appointed Cessna aircraft, with high wings for uninterrupted views.  All passengers have window seats with and individual two-way headsets to receive an informative in-flight commentary. More »

Activity ideas: Milford Sound and Fiordland Grand Circle Scenic Helicopter Flight
Milford Sound and Fiordland Grand Circle Scenic Helicopter Flight

Milford Sound is probably the most sought after destination in NZ, and sometimes acclaimed as 'The 8th wonder of the World'. Milford and Fiordland's mountains rise vertically up out of the sea to a height more than anywhere else in the world. This 3 hour trip will take you over the pristine clear blue waters of Lake Wanaka, up wide braided rivers that drain the Southern Alps snow melt, to mighty Mt. Aspiring. After crossing numerous glaciers valleys, alpine lakes and mountain ranges you fly along the rugged West Coast beaches, seeing seal colonies and bird life in their natural habitat before entering the mouth of Milford Sound from the Tasman Sea. Fly the whole length of the Sound to land at Milford Aerodrome. After a short look around and bush walk you fly deeper into Fiordland to see the impressive World’s 5th highest water fall, the Sutherland Falls. From here you fly back to Wanaka through more of remote Fiordland via Lake Wakatipu, and over the gold rich Shotover River. More »

Activity ideas: Milford Sound Scenic Helicopter Flight
Milford Sound Scenic Helicopter Flight

As you make your way toward the spectacular Milford Sound along the Southern Alps expect the landscape below to change rapidly. From the alpine features of Mount Aspiring National Park you will fly over the Shotover Valley and Lake Lochnagar out to the Tasman Sea on the West Coast and Fiordland National Park where a plethora of breathtaking views, cascading waterfalls, lush rainforests and wildlife await. Alpine landings are included in this trip. More »

Activity ideas: Glacier Experience Scenic Helicopter Flight
Glacier Experience Scenic Helicopter Flight

See dramatic views of majestic Southern Alps and Aspiring National Park. Discover the ancient icefalls of glaciers before an alpine snow landing.  Stand in snow surrounded by  stunning mountain peaks. See lake Wakatipu's mysterious northern shores, bush covered valleys, unparalleled views of Mount Aspiring and the mighty Rees and Dart River valleys.  Flight duration is 50 minutes. More »

Activity ideas: Mountain Scenic Spectacular Heli Flight & Glacier Landing
Mountain Scenic Spectacular Heli Flight & Glacier Landing

The premier flight over this amazing alpine region with vast snowfields, glaciers and a spectacular view of New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki/Mount Cook. Land high above glaciers and experience what it feels like to stand in snow amongst the mountains. More »

Activity ideas: Coastal Discovery Helicopter Flight
Coastal Discovery Helicopter Flight

Explore a little more of the coastline surrounding the Bay of Islands region on this 30 minute flight. Fly north via the picturesque Kerikeri Inlet, to the Cavalli Islands, before wandering down the coast over Matauri Bay, Takou Bay, Tapuataehi Bay, Purerua Peninsula and over the inner and outer Bay of Islands before landing back on the Paihia waterfront. More »

Activity ideas: Fox Glacier and Mt Cook Scenic Heli Flight & Snow Landing
Fox Glacier and Mt Cook Scenic Heli Flight & Snow Landing

Soar above Fox village and head to the stunning Fox Glacier.  Take in the majesty of the longest West Coast Glacier before landing in the snowfield at the top for the most stunning scenery and that perfect holiday photo.  Then explore the west face of Aoraki/Mt Cook before descending into the valleys and returning to Fox.  The duration of this flight is 30 minutes. More »

Activity ideas: Aoraki Paradise Scenic Helicopter Flight
Aoraki Paradise Scenic Helicopter Flight

This 45 minute flight takes you on a journey to discover Aoraki/ Mt Cook National park. Flying the full length of the Tasman Glacier viewing this incredible Alpine region with amazing views of New Zealand’s highest peak Aoraki Mt Cook before landing on the magnificent Tasman Glacier. This majestic flight allows you to discover some of the many hidden treasures within the National Park. “An experience with the X Factor”. More »

Activity ideas: Queenstown Essential Scenic Helicopter Flight
Queenstown Essential Scenic Helicopter Flight

Lift off across Lake Wakatipu to Cecil Peak and enjoy a landing with spectacular views of Queenstown and the Wakatipu, your helicopter will shut down here so you can enjoy this spectacular vista uninterrupted. Continue your flight past Queenstown itself and over Ben Lomond into Moonlight Creek and the famous Skippers Canyon. This area is steeped in the rich history of mining; see the renowned Shotover River winding beneath you through the steep canyon walls as your pilot points out some of the sites and settlements remaining from the gold rush. Returning to the Heliworks base flying past Coronet Peak, with views of the skifield and the Wakatipu basin. Trip duration is 45 minutes. More »

Activity ideas: Crater Lakes Scenic Helicopter Flight
Crater Lakes Scenic Helicopter Flight

The Volcanic Air crater lakes flight offers amazing views of Rotorua's hidden lakes district from above. Departing the city lakefront helipad you'll climb eastbound to view the lakes of Tikitapu (Blue Lake) , Rotokakahi (Green Lake), Okareka, Tarawera and Okataina. These stunning crater lakes are surrounded by native forests and pastoral lands, hidden from the city by our volcanic terrain only an aerial perspective reveals the true beauty of this region. Returning to the Lakefront your descent takes you across the shores of the Lake Rotorua offering views of the city prior to landing. More »

Activity ideas: Milford Sound Scenic Flight
Milford Sound Scenic Flight

Journey through New Zealand's most dramatic scenery.  This captivating flight takes you over alpine lakes, lush rainforest and past rugged peaks. Experience the grandeur of the Southern Alps en-route and land at The Divide.  Fly into the heart of Fiordland National Park experiencing unparalleled views of world famous Milford Sound and Mitre Peak before landing. Returning, experience an alpine snow landing before returning to Queenstown. More »

Activity ideas: Tiger Moth Classic Flights
Tiger Moth Classic Flights

Take a scenic flight around Wanaka in a vintage aircraft and experience the excitement of the early flyers and their flying machines. Don the old-style leather flying helmet, complete with flying goggles and silk scarf and experience the exhilaration of the open cockpit and the wind in your face. More »

Activity ideas: Glacier Heli-Lake Combo
Glacier Heli-Lake Combo

Glacier Explorers and Heliworks have created this excursion to showcase the very best that Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park as to offer. Discover ice bergs of every shape and size to landing on the Tasman Glacier with 600 meters of glacier ice beneath your feet. An experience that delivers! More »

Activity ideas: Milford Track Heli Hike
Milford Track Heli Hike

On this exclusive product you will see the best that Milford Sound has to offer. Fly from Queenstown airport over the Wakatipu Basin and the Shotover River heading towards Glenorchy and the head of Lake Wakatipu. Fly over Lake McKerrow taking in the grandeur of the Southern Alps, flying deep into the heart of the Fiordland National Park. Sweep the length of Milford Sound where you can take in unparalleled views of the world famous Mitre Peak before landing at Milford Sound Airport. You will meet your private guide for the day, walk into the halfway point of the Milford Track and enjoy a 2 hour cruise on the sound. On your return flight back to Queenstown, you will land a beautiful Lake Quill for a glass of champagne and a cheese platter. More »

Activity ideas: Auckland Seaplanes Waiheke Island transfer
Auckland Seaplanes Waiheke Island transfer

Enjoy a short scenic flight over the Hauraki Gulf to Waiheke Island  aboard a de Havilland Beaver floatplane. Land in one of many locations around the island. More »