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Wellington Helicopters Limited

Wellington, New Zealand
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Wellington South Coast Discovery Helicopter Flight

Explore the outskirts of Wellington and the landscape beyond on this helicopter flight tour. While listening to commentary from your pilot/guide, fly over the rugged shores and seal colonies of the South Coast, the Cook Strait, the Karori Rock Lighthouse, and the Makara Wind Farm.
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40 minutes
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from $218.99

Bay of Many Coves Helicopter Tour with 3-Course Lunch from Wellington

Across the Cook Strait is the Marlborough Sounds, a cluster of picturesque bays, inlets and islands. Set in one of these bays is the Bay of Many Coves Resort, a luxury hotel that can only be accessed by boat or helicopter. Your helicopter will leave the Wellington waterfront and fly you over the Cook Strait to the Resort. Once there, you’ll be treated to a three-course lunch at the resort’s gourmet restaurant The Foredeck.
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3 hours
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from $531.83

Wharekauhau Helicopter Tour with 5-Course Lunch from Wellington

Set amid 5,000 acres (2,000 hectares) of lush countryside and rolling hills, the Wharekauhau Country Estate is an idyllic spot for a lunch date and the most spectacular way to arrive is by helicopter. Make like a VIP on this 3-hour tour from Wellington, with round-trip transfers by helicopter and a 5-course lunch of gourmet cuisine and wine.
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3 hours
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from $409.35

30-Minute Romantic Helicopter Tour from Wellington

Enjoy aerial views of Wellington and the surrounds with a glass of bubbly in hand and a special someone by your side. Learn about the history and geology of Wellington's landscape through guided commentary from your pilot as you fly. Make a stop at a remote location, perched on the edge of a cliff, with stunning views of the Marlborough Sounds.
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30 minutes
from $582.41
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome Absolutely Awesome Although it was an unknown confirmation right up until the morning of our flight, due to firstly having enough numbers to warrant the flight and secondary, making sure the weather conditions where right for the flight. Once we got the thumbs up,...More

Date of experience: February 2020
Thank garrylid
Dai D, Manager at Wellington Helicopters Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review and kind words. It's great to hear that the experience was a good one and that Wellington turned it on! Cheers Dai

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a 15 minute flight around Wellington as a family group. Great focus on safety and ensuring we had a comfortable flight. What a great vantage point over Wellington. A really special trip.More

Date of experience: February 2020
Thank Fiona364
Dai D, Manager at Wellington Helicopters Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Great to hear that the family had an enjoyable flight. Safety is a primary focus of ours. As part of GCH Aviation we're the only NZ helicopter operator to hold a Diamond Safety award for over 30 years without accident to self, passengers or crew....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I recently did the 10 minute scenic flight from the wharf to Island Bay and back over the city. Fantastic, although short it allowed us enough time to do other activities. It was her first time in a helicopter and we were...More

Date of experience: February 2020
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Dai D, Manager at Wellington Helicopters Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank yo for the review. Great to hear that you had a great flight and i will pass on your comments to Adam. Cheers

Reviewed December 22, 2019 via mobile

This was my first trip in a helicopter. The trip was tailored for our needs with an amazing flight across the bay to Wharekauhau Country Lodge for a glass of wine and lunch and back. Alyssa the pilot was very reassuring and we had every...More

Date of experience: December 2019
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Dai D, Manager at Wellington Helicopters Limited, responded to this reviewResponded December 26, 2019

Great to heat that you enjoyed your trip to Wharekauhau. I'll pass on your thanks to Liss. Safe travels! Dai

Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

Amazing views of around Wellington from a completely different perspective. Dai was very friendly and made you feel very relaxed and comfortable. Was a few bumps as you’d expect from Windy welly but overall a smooth ride. Only thing was my overwhelming feeling of sickness...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Louise G
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