Pricing and Conditions

Adult $1700.00 - $2200.00
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Prices are subject to change. All prices are in New Zealand dollars and include GST (Goods and Services Tax at 15%) unless stated otherwise, We’ll require the weights of all passengers and any luggage that they have. All flights are subject to weather and may be cancelled at any time. Routes and flight duration may also vary during flight due to ever changing weather conditions, this will be up to pilot’s discretion. It is the passenger’s responsibility to follow instructions by staff.

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Full refund will be given if Christchurch Helicopters cancels a flight due to weather or other factors. A 20% cancellation fee will apply if cancelled within 48hours of the flight. This will be a case by case basis as an exception may apply.

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Take off for an experience like no other over the glorious Southern Alps. Fly deep through remote mountain ranges, high country lakes, braided rivers and extensive farmland. Arrive in spectacular National Parks Scenery surrounded by mountains, glaciers and natural wildlife, enjoying sights only accessible by helicopter. Explore the wilderness of the mighty Rakaia River, then travel to the base of the glaciers. Enjoy a platter in the amphitheatre of the outdoors without a single disruption.

Opening times

Business hours:
Monday - Saturday: 8.30am - 5pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year


25 Aviation Drive, Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
5 minutes to Christchurch International Airport
decisions Proximity to town:
20 minutes to central Christchurch

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