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Whale Watching Flight with Coastal Mountain Landing - Kaikoura - South Pacific Helicopters

Discover spectacular scenery while spotting majestic whales and wildlife on the most captivating flight of your life...

Highlights

  • Discover sperm whales and other fascinating wildlife from the sky!
  • Orbit above the Whale Sanctuary and see whales in their natural habitat
  • Explore the coastline and soak up gorgeous mountain and sea views
  • Discover Seaward Kaikoura Mountain Ranges and the Kaikoura Peninsula
  • Exclusive helicopter landing in the coastal mountains
  • An unmissable experience for all ages!

Fly over stunning Kaikoura and soak up incredible views of the mountains and sea, while enjoying a unique birds-eye view of fascinating whales and wildlife from the comfort of a helicopter.

We'll head out from the Kaikoura airport and fly straight over the Whale Sanctuary where you'll have the opportunity to see sperm whales, humpback whales, killer whales, southern right whales, and possibly even blue whales! You can appreciate the beauty of these magnificent creatures from top to tail as the helicopter slowly orbits above the animals giving you a unique insight into their world.

As we fly, you'll discover stunning vistas of the Seaward Kaikoura Mountain Ranges and the Kaikoura Peninsula, before we explore the coastline to look for more wildlife.

You'll enjoy a unique view of the friendly New Zealand fur seals and dusky dolphins, and if there is time permitting your pilot will take you to an amazing landing site only accessible by South Pacific Helicopters, where you can get out and appreciate first hand the incredible scenic views before you.

This is a once in a lifetime experience not to be missed!

Adult $475.00
Child $350.00 (3-6 years)
Infant $0.00 (0-2 years)

Duration

  • Allow approximately 45 minutes for the whole experience

Location

  • Kaikoura Airport, Peketa 7374

Notes

  • Please Note: Minimum numbers apply. .

  • Check-in time is half an hour before the flight time for a Pre-flight information and safety briefing. Open every day of the year with the exception of Christmas day. .

Available Bookings from January 27 to February 02

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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  • Child$350.00
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  • Adult$475.00
  • Child$350.00
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  • Adult$475.00
  • Child$350.00
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  • Adult$475.00
  • Child$350.00
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  • Adult$475.00
  • Child$350.00
  • Infant$0.00

  • Adult$475.00
  • Child$350.00
  • Infant$0.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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Mark from New Zealand wrote on 25 January 2021

Excellent experience

Despite the nature of the business, were blessed to see the sperm whale. Every single second was worth the experience.

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Sophie Liew from New Zealand wrote on 24 January 2021

Great hospitality and amazing views

Amazing friendly hosts and great experience overall!

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Patricia from New Zealand wrote on 09 February 2020

A whale of a time!

Great trip, excellent staff, and worth every moment. Thoroughly recommend.

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From Whale Watching Flight with Coastal Mountain Landing - Kaikoura - South Pacific Helicopters

Hi Patricia We are glad to hear you had a fantastic time with South Pacific Helicopters. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hop you enjoy the rest of your travels around New Zealand.

Bettina Keim from Germany wrote on 21 March 2020

Fantastisches Erlebnis

Einzigartiger Heli Flug über dem Ozean zum Wale sichten und die Berge. Super Crew und Heli, es war echt ein unvergessliches Erlebnis mit familiärem Flair. Danke für die großartige Zeit !!! Kann ich auf jedem Fall empfehlen

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