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Christchurch Helicopters

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Experience the joy of flying. Enjoy a variety of scenic flight options over the Canterbury region. View the rebuild of Christchurch City from the air, take control and fly a helicopter yourself, or fly into the spectacular Southern Alps for an...more
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25 Aviation Drive | Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch 7676, New Zealand
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+64 3-359 0470
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Flying the Canterbury plains Mt Cook and the Divide with Richie was a life's event. Stunning scenery and the best of pilots.

Thank wayne-pamela
Charlie A, Public Relations Manager at Christchurch Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for flying with us! Awesome to hear you had a great experience.

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great day we took the winery tour which included a 45min flight over the snow covered mountains to the winery where we had a wine tasting tour and then lunch then returned to christchurch by helicopter about 25min. We were lucky enough to...More

Thank Blowflyyachts
Charlie A, Public Relations Manager at Christchurch Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you for flying with us! Glad we could give you a memorable experience.

Reviewed 22 April 2018

A very big thank you must go to Charlie who helped me book a surprise flight for our 30th Wedding Anniversary!! It was such a fantastic experience for my husband who is a massive Richie fan!!! Richie was very friendly and we talked about all...More

Thank benefieldlvn
Charlie A, Public Relations Manager at Christchurch Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you so much for flying down! Glad we could work it out with all the nasty weather that was passing through. Can't wait to have you back.

Reviewed 28 March 2018

Great service they mad their best to fit my trial instructive flight even if it was a last minute booking ! Felt taken care of by the second I entered their office and extremely knowledge so yes this is where you want to learn to...More

Thank FLYINGSEANGEL
Charlie A, Public Relations Manager at Christchurch Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for flying with us! Glad you had such a memorable experience with us.

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Fantastic experience with Ritchie McCaw as pilot we were whisked up into the mountains to celebrate a friends b/day, with continuous dialog from Ritchie explaining where we were and some of the history of the region and the homesteads we flew over. We landed above...More

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Charlie A, Public Relations Manager at Christchurch Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words! We are glad you had such a great experience with us.

Reviewed 19 February 2018

Don’t imagine that a lunchtime winery visit, and afternoon helicopter tour across Christchurch and Banks Peninsula with Christchurch Helicopters is a luxury reserved only for rock stars, tourists and executives. As a local, I can tell you there is no experience in Canterbury that is...More

Thank Michelle T
Charlie A, Public Relations Manager at Christchurch Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your great review Michelle! Glad to be able to show you around your city from above. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

From the day I first emailed Tim to organise a surprise scenic flight for my partner who has been through multiple amputations from sickness the communication has been first class and so accomodating to make this special day with Richie one she wouldn't forget and...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful panorama nice staffs,we did 30 m fly ...the bay its very beautiful to see from up ...nice experience

Thank Luigiluigi13
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I booked a helicopter tour of the mountainous region near Christchurch with All Black legend Richie McCaw. It was FANTASTIC! The scenery was stunningly breathtaking. We flew up the valleys with the snow capped mountain tops just a couple of hundred feet...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

What a brilliant experience seeing Christchurch and surroundings in a helicopter piloted by the great Richie McCaw. He and his colleagues at Christchurch helicopters were so friendly and helpful we will definitely be back. 10 out of 10 experience. Stuart Rowlands Luxembourg

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