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Volcanic Air

Memorial Drive | Rotorua City Lakefront, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 9984
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US$139.52*
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15-Minute Crater Lakes Flight by Helicopter from Rotorua
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US$168.14*
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Mt. Tarawera Volcano Scenic Floatplane Tour from Rotorua
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US$282.62*
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Mt Tarawera Helicopter Tour with Volcano Landing
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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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“active volcano” (23 reviews)
“white island” (86 reviews)
“float plane” (30 reviews)
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Memorial Drive | Rotorua City Lakefront, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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+64 7-348 9984
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 30 minute floatplane flight over Mt Tarawera in a classic De Havilland Ottet. Our pilot, Des was fantastic, the service from all the staff was really superb. What a beautiful aircraft to fly in, the windows are huge offering amazing views and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a trip for everyone's bucket list. The team of Volcanic Air did a perfect job, from everyone starting at the booking team to our fantastic pilot Rachel. I felt very well looked after and the trip itself is stunning. Flying from the Lakefront...More

Thank Anne_Baum
VA_Rotorua, Front Office Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Anne, What a wonderful review, it was an absolute pleasure having you on our flight to White Island and we are so happy you had such a great time. Thank you for taking the time to leave a message, we really appreciate it. Kind...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

You would be mistaken were you not to take a helicopter ride to White Island volcano with Jonathan, while in Rotorua. And the ride would not be the same without Jonathan. Volcano - 5 star - you will be walking on an active volcano -...More

Thank davidrogers1
VA_Rotorua, Front Office and Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Good morning David, We would like to thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. It really is the trip of a lifetime and we are happy to hear you had such a wonderful time. I will pass on all of...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

What an amazing few hours I had taking a helicopter flight over to White Island. Not only do you get to land and walk around an active volcano but you have amazing views of the lakes, forests and coast as you fly out there. It...More

Thank citylights10
VA_Rotorua, Front Office Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi guys, Thank you for the wonderful review, it's so great to hear such nice things. We loved taking you (and thank you for the cookies)! Kind regards, The Volcanic Team :)

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I flew in a helicopter for the very first time and walked on active volcano! And it by far the best thing I have done here in New Zealand, and I have been here travelling for 8 months now! The guide Jono was quality...More

Thank Jack A
VA_Rotorua, Front Office Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hey Jack, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, and an awesome one at that! It was a pleasure taking you to White Island and we're glad you had such a good time. Kind regards, The Volcanic Team :)

Reviewed 10 August 2017

I could not want for better customer service from all those at Volcanic Air. Various emails to and from Susie in the office to work out the best date and time for our dual volcano trip saw us booking just the day before the trip,...More

Thank Kristi N
VA_Rotorua, Front Office Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Hi Kristi, it is great to hear that we were a highlight of your whole trip! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us some feedback, it is wonderful to read and pass on to the team. We trust you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Taz, our pilot was a good source of local knowledge and had a good sense of humour too. We had a brilliant flight out to White Island and Taz took us on a tour round the island and gave us lots of information about it,...More

Thank squares1967
VA_Rotorua, Front Office Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi there! It is so good to hear you had such a wonderful time on your trip and what a great experience for your 10 year old. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we very much appreciate the feedback. We...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We did one of their short floatplane trips and what can I say! It was amazing, with a great pilot and great view. I will be back in Rotorua shortly and will definitely be doing one of their other trips. An amazing experience.More

Thank mrnothersan
VA_Rotorua, Front Office Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hey! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know your thoughts. We are so happy you liked your Floatplane experience as much as we do! We very much look forward to having you fly again with us soon over this fantastic...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

There are very view tour operators out there that I can genuinely compare the level of quality and service these guys offer. Aside from the absolutely amazing helicopter trip out to the White Island volcano, which I cannot recommend highly enough (the cost is well...More

Thank Leeavonway
VA_Rotorua, Front Office Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Volcanic Air, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Hi there! We are so happy that you were able to join the White Island trip and experience everything we love about this part of New Zealand. Thank you for the awesome feedback, we try our best to make sure that nobody misses out and...More

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