Kaikoura Ultimate Adventure Helicopter Flight - 80 Minutes

The Kaikōura Ultimate Adventure is an incredible experience capturing the best of Kaikōura’s magnificent coastal shores and landscapes from the air.
Kaikoura Ultimate Adventure Helicopter Flight - 80 Minutes


  • 80 minute Whale Watch Helicopter Flight

  • Trained pilots to the highest standard

  • Alpine landings in spectacular locations

  • View the whale in its entirety and natural habitat

  • Incredible views of the scenery

  • See geological sites

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  • 80 Minute Helicopter Flight
  • Introductory trip enabling you to enjoy the many marine wonders of the Kaikoura area
  • Trained pilots to the highest standard with specific training
  • You will be taken on a journey above one of New Zealand’s most unique areas
  • Once you have spent time viewing the whales, relax and enjoy the flight back along the rugged coastline of Kaikoura
  • Stunning vistas and photo opportunities of the Kaikoura Peninsula, Seaward Kaikoura Mountain Ranges, and the Pacific Ocean await you at every turn


  • Flights operate daily at 12pm and 2pm (subject to weather and availability)
  • Passengers require to check in 30 minutes prior to flight departure
  • No flights on Christmas Day


  • Please allow 80 minutes for this experience


  • This experience takes place in Kaikoura, New Zealand.

Departure Location

  • This experience departs from Kaikoura Airport, 617 State Highway 1 Peketā, Canterbury 7374

What To Bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

Additional Information

  • All whale watching flights are subject to suitable weather conditions
  • Minimum 2 adults and maximum 6 pax per aircraft
  • The maximum weight per passenger is 135kg
  • Highly recommend bookings are made in advance to avoid disappointment
  • Infants under the age of 2 years of age can travel free of charge IF (they can sit comfortably on an adults’ lap & weighs under 18kg’s). Limited to 1 infant per journey/experience
  • Customers with limited mobility are most welcome, friends and family assistance is appreciated, must have the ability to move along a seat once lifted. An excellent way to see the whales, marine life & Kaikoura - maximise your time soaring above it all
  • Flights are subject to minimum passenger numbers and our aircraft have specific weight restrictions (all passengers and/or equipment will be weighed as a 'combined weight')
  • All flights/journeys are subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions. We will work with you to reschedule your flight for another day

Cancellation Policy

  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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