40-minute Mt Fyffe Summit Heli Tour in Kaikoura

Experience the true beauty of Kaikoura and mountain top experience without the 4 hour hike. On a clear day the view stretches from the North Island to Banks Peninsula. During Winter there is often an abundance of snow to play in, take pictures and build a snowman!

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  • What's included :
    • Live commentary from our pilots who are flying encyclopedias on the local area.
    • 360 degrees of mind-blowing, panoramic views overlooking the spectacular Kaikoura region.
    • Headset with microphone to clearly hear your commentary and ask questions on your journey
    • Views of the North Island and Banks Peninsula on a clear day.
    • Includes snow at times in winter.
    What's excluded :
    • This is a typical itinerary for this product

      Stop At: Kaikoura, Kaikoura, Canterbury Region, South Island

      Fly from our beach front helipad up over the coast to land on Mt Fyffe (1602m/ 5200ft) where you'll enjoy 360 degrees of mind-blowing, panoramic views overlooking the spectacular Kaikoura region. Includes snow during winter!
      See landslips and huge cracks - evidence of the November 2016 Earthquake.
      Weather permitting, fly over a Hutton Shearwater colony
      See the lower North Island and the Banks Peninsula on the horizon on a clear day.
      Enjoy the views of a 4-hour mountain climb without the effort.
      Approx 45min trip including landing.

      Duration: 45 minutes

    • Departure Point :
      16 West End, Kaikōura 7300, New Zealand
      Return Detail :
      Returns to original departure point
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Wheelchair accessible
      • Stroller accessible
      • Near public transportation
      • Infants must sit on laps
      • A headset is provided with a microphone for communicating with your pilot
      • Please call 24 hours in advance to reconfirm your booking +64 3 319 6609
      • We recommend wearing covered shoes and bringing a warm jacket
      • We recommend bringing your camera and sunglasses
      • All passengers will be weighed before departure
      • Your pilot in command will load helicopter based on weight and balance
      • All flights are subject to weather conditions and minimum numbers. Please see our website for full terms and conditions
      • If the weather does not allow you to fly, we will be happy to rebook you for a later time if your travel schedule allows. Alternatively your voucher can be used at one of our other helicopter bases in Wellington or Christchurch
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
      • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
      • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
      • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
      • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
      • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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    Organised by Kaikoura Helicopters

    Activity ID: V-245011P6

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