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Akaroa & Banks Peninsula Scenic provided by Christchurch Helicopters

Akaroa & Banks Peninsula Scenic

Akaroa & Banks Peninsula Scenic
Book in advance
from $995.00 per adult (price varies by group size)
Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
About
The pinnacle of our flights east of Christchurch, this tour first sees you fly over the city centre to view the progress of the massive rebuild. Then it’s on to the beautiful Banks Peninsula and the picturesque French harbour settlement of Akaroa, before touching down on a mountain top to take in yet more magnificent views. Our pilots will personalise this experience for you by sharing their local knowledge and insights of our big backyard as you fly over remarkable sights and landmarks, including; Burnside Park, Sumner Cliffs, Rapaki Track, Quail, the Akaroa French Settlement and more. We have plenty to share with you and can’t wait for you to experience it.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 1h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 1h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 249560P7
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
A landing on a mountain top
Duration
1h
Departure details
Christchurch Helicopters, 25 Aviation Drive Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch 7676, New Zealand 25 Aviation Drive - Enter the Harewood Aviation Park and Christchurch Helicopters is the first on your right
Inclusions
A landing on a mountain top
Departure details
Christchurch Helicopters, 25 Aviation Drive Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch 7676, New Zealand 25 Aviation Drive - Enter the Harewood Aviation Park and Christchurch Helicopters is the first on your right
Duration
1h
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Infants must sit on laps
Most travellers can participate
This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Christchurch Helicopters
    25 Aviation Drive Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch 7676, New Zealand
    25 Aviation Drive - Enter the Harewood Aviation Park and Christchurch Helicopters is the first on your right
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    Christchurch
    Akaroa
    Banks Peninsula
  • You'll end at
    Christchurch Helicopters
    25 Aviation Drive Harewood Aviation Park, Christchurch International Airport, Christchurch 7676, New Zealand
    25 Aviation Drive - Enter the Harewood Aviation Park and Christchurch Helicopters is the first on your right
    See address & details
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Donotaskmeforopinion
Donotaskmeforopinion
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A must do when in Christchurch
Thanks to Jess for arranging the 2 combined flights. Jess went out of her way to make sure we got the best experien
Luke_M_012
Luke_M_012
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One of the best experiences of my life
The weather wasn't playing the game in the morning, but Jess kept in contact regularly and made sure I could get up
11joannan
11joannan
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Awesome trip
We had booked for a morning flight but the weather didn’t play the game. Jess was brilliant at keeping us informed
laurlai
laurlai
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Exciting activity for tourists in Christchurch!
We wanted to find an activity to do after the COVID-19 lockdown ended. Fortunately for us, Jess from Christchurch H
VixHolden
VixHolden
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Husband and father in law
The flight was a 94th birthday gift for Louis,my father in law, absolutley loved the flight up to an old ski field
SamiraM686
SamiraM686
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Fantastic - kids are still raving about it!
Had a fantastic time - kids are still raving about it. Also found it a lot easier than I imagined as I'm a bit of
ChristineTomo
ChristineTomo
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Birthday treat
We’re from Canada and were visiting my brother and partner in Ashburton when I realized he had never been on a he
804kevr
804kevr
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Fantasic trip to Banks Peninsula
There were four of us in the party, and this really was an incredible experience. The pilot was very informative, w
Navigator11020304720
Navigator11020304720
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Great Flight
I was gifted this helicopter flight for Christmas... The flight was 45 minutes long so perfect for a first timer li
steveaX7154ZF
steveaX7154ZF
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Experience of a lifetime
Christchurch Helicopters, what a professional and friendly organization. My family and I were luckily enough to do
arnie123456789
arnie123456789
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A memorable day!
Christchurch helicopters flew my daughter and son in law around banks peninsula for photos and then on to their wed
Gemgem255
Gemgem255
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Amazing experience
Was my first time flying by helicopter and Christchurch Helicopters made me feel super safe and welcome. You can se
NS493
NS493
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Had an amazing flight with chch helicopters!
The staff were so friendly and helpful which made the experience extra enjoyable. Would definitely recommend for an
G1774TZkellys
G1774TZkellys
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Highly recommend - must do experience!
We had such an incredible time and loved our flight! It was our own little private tour with the pilot, Travis as o
devonmount28
devonmount28
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Amazing experience, best flight i've been on
Amazing flight over the city with a really knowledgeable pilot. The machine was super comfortable and safe and prov
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