How to get to Akaroa in 15 minutes!!

The best, quickest, and most memorable way to make of the most of your limited time in NZ is a helicopter ride with Garden City Helicopters.

Take in the sights of the rapidly changing landscape of Christchurch City on your journey to Akaroa with Garden City Helicopters.

The flight time there is just 15 minutes, leaving you time to enjoy the activities and attractions of this quaint delightful sea-side village, a must see and do when visiting the South Island. You will fly over the rugged Banks Peninsula coastline with its remote beaches only accessible from the air or sea. Experience magnificent cliffs and remarkable rock formations from high in the air.

On landing in Akaroa you can join the award winning Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise for a 2-hour boat trip, the highlight of this trip is undoubtedly the guaranteed sighting of one of the world’s smallest and rarest dolphin the Hector’s dolphin or called New Zealand’s dolphin as it is the only place in the world you can see these friendly mammals.
Alternatively, you can stop for lunch at French Farm winery for lunch, one of our most popular trip options.

Safety is the paramount consideration for all our operations. Over the past 23 years as commercial, EMS and tourist operators, Garden City Helicopters has had an enviable safety record. Garden City Helicopters is an approved CAA check and training organisation. It is approved to carry out CAA 135.607 checks for many of the helicopter operators in the South Island..

We have a number of other options to choose from. Call us or visit our website or more details.
 

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