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Address: Memorial Drive | Rotorua City Lakefront, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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+64 7-348 9984
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We offer you an extensive range of scenic helicopter flights and scenic...

We offer you an extensive range of scenic helicopter flights and scenic floatplane air tours.Land on the active Volcano of White Island or our dormant Volcano Mt Tarawera.View from above the dramatic and spectacular destination of Rotorua. The main theme of our scenic flight tours is to showcase the many crater lakes, volcanic and geothermal landscape of the region Rotorua and Bay of Plenty.

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US$283.42*
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Mt Tarawera Helicopter Tour with Volcano Landing
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US$158.27*
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Mt. Tarawera Volcano Scenic Floatplane Tour from Rotorua
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US$636.78*
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White Island Helicopter Flight and Volcano Walking Tour

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Great 8 minutes !

For NZ95 you can get a thrilling take-off and landing and a short circuit overhead Rotorua in a beautiful old 600hp radial-engined De Havilland Otter seaplane. It takes about 8... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Thames, New Zealand
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Thames, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

For NZ95 you can get a thrilling take-off and landing and a short circuit overhead Rotorua in a beautiful old 600hp radial-engined De Havilland Otter seaplane. It takes about 8 minutes, but it is another BIG thing ticked-off the bucket-list for me. There are not that many old radial-engined airplanes still flying commercially anywhere in the world these days. So,... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We decided on the spur of the moment that if we could book a flight to land on the top of Mt Tarawera then we would. We were lucky there were two seats on a flight the next day and nothing for the rest of the time we were in Rotorua. The next day we turned up and with 3... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We (me, wife and 2 girls of 5 and 6) went on a tour of White Island volcano. Our pilot and guide was Rachel. We shared helicopter with one other couple. I booked online and found the staff to be well organized and informed in answering and addressing out question. Rachel was great. Rachel has been working doing flights to... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic morning flight from Rotorua to White Island. Our pilot was very informative both during the flight and at the volcano, where we spent more than an hour walking close to the crater, mud pools, sulphur chimneys and the old mining facilities. The helicopter flight was very comfortable and we luckily had good weather both to and from... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Volcanic air tours out of rotorua too us from rotorua on a 90 minute flight to White Island and back. We saw the thermal activity and gannet colonies and on the way back dolphins and onto mount tarawera and thermal springs and lakes from the air. A special trip to see our own country and we really enjoyed our pilot... More 

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner Claire and I enjoyed an absolutely amazing flight with Volcanic air to the summit of Mt Tarawera one beautiful late summers day. Simply put, it was the most amazing trip/experience we have enjoyed. The flight from the jetty close to Volcanic Airs lakeside booking office (when they weigh you on a giant set of scales), was fantastic and... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the 15 min Craters Lakes Floatplane Flight from Rotorua Lakefront. It was a great experience & the pilot was really informative & interactive for entire duration of the flight which was really a great thing. Very Professional services & dealing. Really appreciate it totally.

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California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a solace for my BD we took the helicopter ride to White Island and Mt. Tarawera. I realize this isn't a budget experience but wow, flying low over the ocean, dropping right on the White Island crater, exploring with our excellent, excellent pilot/guide Corey, then back over the water to drop down on the top of Tarawera. We stopped... More 

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Orinda, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

We took a helicopter from the Rotarua Lakefront. Our pilot, Dave was terrific! We flew to White Island, an active Marine Volcano. We were able to land on the island and walk around seeing the amazing activity, bubbling rock and spewing steam vents. Safety was always a consideration on the landing as well as during the flight. Next we landed... More 

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Thank Virginia R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

I cannot praise the helicopter trip highly enough. The destination is stunning and the staff at Volcanic are charming and super helpful. 5 Stars to our pilot and guide, Edina.

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