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Heli Adventure Flights

415 Huka Falls Road, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
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great flight

despite conditions great flight great pilot high point of visit cloudy over lake but pilot flew to... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
jimmccabe1
Awesome trip on the sky of Taupo

We will go again, soon :) the trip was amazing. We could see the breathtaking view and met a... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Lucky B
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Heli Adventure Flights are one of Taupo’s leading tour flight helicopter companies, operating from Taupo for over 25 years. Heli Adventure Flights operates from the iconic Huka falls and offers short scenic flights over Taupo to longer flights that take in the Tongariro National Park and the volcanoes of the central North Island. We would also be happy to help you with bespoke helicopter tours and charters, including photography, wedding transfers and wine tours.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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415 Huka Falls Road, Taupo 3384, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

despite conditions great flight great pilot high point of visit cloudy over lake but pilot flew to visible landmarks making commentary funny and informative

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We will go again, soon :) the trip was amazing. We could see the breathtaking view and met a really nice heli pilot too. :)

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Take a helicopter for the first time and enjoy the beauty of Taupo at high altitude. Reasonable price.

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HeliAdventureTours, Pilot at Heli Adventure Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much, we are glad you enjoyed your first helicopter flight as much as we did!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great experience, pilot very informative & personable. Amazing views of the lake & surrounding countryside. Thoroughly exciting, & recommended activity.

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

We picked the perfect day to take a ride over Taupo in the helicopter. There were no clouds, no wind & ideal conditions. Our pilot Thomas was excellent. He took any fears we might have had away which enabled us to be relaxed & to...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018

We did the 70-minute Mountain Magic tour on a very clear day. It was an incredible conclusion to our trip to New Zealand and we strongly recommend it! When we arrived for our flight, it was a bit windy. We appreciated the concern and safety...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

this is great ,the pilot will keep you in touch with your adventure well worth the flight the mountain you can see in the background is mt ruapehu this is where some of the film ,the lord of the rings was filmed ,

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HeliAdventureTours, Pilot at Heli Adventure Flights, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

Thanks for the review! We are glad you had a great flight and got to see the mountains! Come back in Winter and see Mt doom covered in snow!

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

We did the $99 deal and it was perfect for a first time experience in a helicopter. The guide was very informative and friendly and explained what everything was as we were coming up to various points. Highly recommend this, a fun way to see...More

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HeliAdventureTours, Pilot at Heli Adventure Flights, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

We are glad we could take you on your first helicopter ride. We love seeing the smiles arise as we take off. Thanks

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

We did this as part of the 4play thru Taupo Bungy. Did not get a very good welcoming. No information was given to us as to what was involved and the lady who took us thru the safety induction did not speak very good english...More

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HeliAdventureTours, Pilot at Heli Adventure Flights, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

Hi there, we are sorry for your bad experience. Thanks for making us aware that our staff need to improve on their Helicopter safety briefings, your safety when approaching the helicopter, during your flight and departing the helicopter are our number one priority. We apologise...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

My daughter and I flew together and saw beautiful scenery in the sky. I should choose a longer route. Next time I will go! Thanks to the pilot

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Christina G
January 7, 2017|
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Response from HeliAdventureTours | Property representative |
Hi, We have various flights that range from $99 per person up. The best thing to do would be to have a look at our web site where you will be able to see all the options.
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