Small-Group Sunrise or Sunset Helicopter Tour in Kaikoura

Enjoy the only sunset and sunrise helicopter tour in our region. The view from the Seaward Kaikoura ranges is spectacular during sunrise or sunset. You can choose whether to book a sunset or sunrise excursion.

Duration 1 hour
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What's included :
  • Live commentary from our pilots who are flying encyclopedias on the local area.
  • Breathtaking luminescent view of the sunset / sunrise from a private location in the Kaikoura ranges
  • Spectacular photo opportunities
What's excluded :
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Kaikōura Peninsula, Canterbury 7300, New Zealand

    What better way to greet or end the day, than by flying to a high alpine area to shut down and immerse yourself in the stunning Kaikoura region. Share a beverage with a loved one or set up your camera to capture that stunning photo.
    Sunrise -
    Sit back and take in the beauty as the sun rises up from the East over the Pacific Ocean. The Kaikoura peninsula and township will glow as dawn breaks.
    Sunset -
    From your vantage point in the Kaikoura Seaward ranges, you will experience the closing of the day as the sun sets to the West, descending behind the mountains.
    Please note:
    You can choose either a sunset or sunrise tour.
    Wear sturdy shoes and warm clothes
    Don't forget your camera!
    Minimum passenger numbers apply
    Sunset & sunrise flights are weather dependent
    Flight departure times may vary with current sunset & sunrise times.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Departure Point :
    16 West End, Kaikōura 7300, New Zealand
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. Sunrise Heli Tour 7/5/2021 - 2/2/2023
    Monday - Sunday:06:00 AM - 08:00 AM
    Sunset Heli Tour 7/5/2021 - 2/2/2023
    Monday - Sunday:04:30 PM - 08:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • New Zealand Covid 19 tracer app can be used at our reception and are on board our helicopters. Manual check in option is also available. Please carry a facemask and use when required.
    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.



    Age Req.


    Fitness Req.


    Group Size


    Organised by Kaikoura Helicopters

    Activity ID: V-245011P9

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