Get bird’s-eye views of Cape Brett and the Hole in the Rock on a Bay of Islands scenic helicopter tour from Paihia. Take in the stunning scenery of the main group of islands; view the iconic natural landmark, Hole in the Rock; and pass over the historic townships of Russell, Paihia and Waitangi. You also have the opportunity to experience the island in a way that very few have before by choosing to land on top of the Hole in the Rock!
Discover the natural beauty of the Bay of Islands by helicopter as you fly over crystal blue waters, beautiful island beaches and stunning scenery. You’ll also enjoy a fabulous perspective of the region’s most famous natural formation, the Hole in the Rock, only possible to see by air or water.
All seats on board the helicopter provide spectacular views, and your pilot will provide commentary and point out the must-see sights.
Hole in the Rock Landing
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Departure Point:Paihia helipad
Return Details:Returns to original departure point
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20-minute scenic flight over the Bay of Islands and the Hole in the Rock
Bay of Islands scenic helicopter flight. Land on the Hole in the Rock where you can exit the helicopter for 5 minutes to take in the views and photo opportunities. Total Duration: 35 minutes
Bay of Islands scenic helicopter flight. Land on the Hole in the Rock for a short walk with a Maori guide who will share its history, cultural and ecological significance. Total duration: 1 hour
Bay of Islands
- Scenic helicopter flight over the Bay of Islands and Hole in the Rock
- Commentary by pilot
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers
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