Christchurch City to Lyttelton

Discover Christchurch from a whole new perspective when you fly over the city. See the progress of the massive rebuild and the abandoned suburbs from the 2010/2011 earthquakes. Then on the way back head over Port Hills and Lyttelton Harbour for a dramatic view of the port and coastline.

Our pilots will personalise this experience for you by sharing their local knowledge and insights of our big backyard as you fly over remarkable sights and landmarks, including; Burnside Park, Lancaster Park, Sumner Cliffs and more.

We have plenty to share with you and can’t wait for you to experience it.

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Duration 25 to 30 minutes
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  • What's included :
    • Scenic flight
    What's excluded :
    • This is a typical itinerary for this product

      Pass By: Christchurch, Christchurch, Canterbury Region, South Island

      See the progress of the massive rebuild and the abandoned suburbs from the 2010/2011 earthquakes.

      Pass By: Sumner Beach (Cave Rock), The Esplanade Sumner Beach, Christchurch 2004 New Zealand

      Fly over the white sands of Sumner Beach and see the remarkable Sumner Cliffs

      Pass By: Quail Island, Lyttelton Harbour, Christchurch 8012 New Zealand

      Fly past Quail Island, Canterbury's largest island.

      Pass By: Port Hills, 575 Summit Road, Christchurch 8081 New Zealand

      On the way back fly over the Port Hills

      Pass By: Lyttelton Harbour, Lyttelton 2004 New Zealand

      Fly over Lyttelton Harbour where you will see a dramatic view of the port and coastline

    • Departure Point :
      Christchurch Helicopters, 25 Aviation Drive Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 7676, New Zealand
      Departure Time :
      Christchurch City to Lyttelton
      4/29/2020 - 10/9/2023
      Monday - Saturday :08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
      Sunday :08:30 AM - 01:00 PM
      Return Detail :
      Returns to original departure point
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Infants must sit on laps
      • 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 is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • 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 time of the experience.



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    Organised by Christchurch Helicopters

    Activity ID: V-249560P2

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