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Air Kaikoura Aero Club

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Amazing Whale Flights / Spectacular Scenic Flights / Charter Flights / Pilot a Plane & Flight Training Experiences Air Kaikoura is Kaikoura's longest running aerial operator. We have been operating scenic flights and flight training for 30 years...more
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627 Kaikoura South Rd, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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+64 3-319 6579
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a good call to go on this trip with air kaikoura. The people were very kind especially our pilot Steven! Good and honnest explanation about what we could expect. He made the flight very relaxing and enjoyable. Magnificent views over the ocean and...More

Thank dimels
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Really enjoyed our whale watching flight last Friday. We had perfect conditions with clear sky and no wind. Saw a sperm whale, dolphins and albatrosses. Then flew over the beautiful peninsula and along the mountain range with great commentaries from our very friendly pilot. What...More

1  Thank 184josiane
Reviewed 24 September 2018

After a very rude experience with the whale watching boat company, my two friends and I decided to pay the extra bit for the experience by air. It was very much worth it! Our time with Kaikoura Air was friendly and enjoyable. The pilot was...More

Thank VictoriaWalls
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

A MUST DO IN THE SOUTH ISLAND!!! Was driving through Kaikoura and decided we would try our luck with spotting some whales. To our surprise we were lucky enough to only have to wait 3 1/2 hours (walked in at 11am and flew out at...More

Thank GrandTour813653
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We went up in a small plane with three others to look for whales. Our pilot was so nice and knowledgeable. We ended up seeing two sperm whales and had an aerial flight of the area. Well worth it!

1  Thank Misty M
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

It was one of the best experience in our lifes. Me and my wife enjoyed a lot.. we were able to see around 4 sperm whales .Amazing.. Pilot Jack has amazing flying skills and we enjoyed a lot with him..I was sitting next to him...More

1  Thank thasnim
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Did a last minute booking the night before and the system seemed to show an overbooking for multiple people the next day which caused us to wait a while before we could take the flight. However this was very minor as my partner and I...More

Thank Wafflepon
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

A cool non-profit ran by cool people. Fun little plane. Very knowledgeable and did a lot to make sure you have a first rate experience. Fun to see the entire whale body, especially in clear water. Would highly recommend.More

Thank Nichole S
AirKaikouraAeroClub, Manager at Air Kaikoura Aero Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you very much Nichole for your great review. Air Kaikoura has been taking people out on our Whale flights for over 30 years, and we are Kaikoura's longest running Whale flight operator. We also have a 100% safety record and have the most experienced...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Took our flight with Steven, from the get go it was a really nice and welcoming experience. My girlfriend and I would highly recommend it. The guys here are really knowledgeable too, so questions are encouraged. Will be recommending to friends! Cheers Guys!

1  Thank Jon L
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Although we not able to see for the whale but still manage to catch up for the whale tail just slow down back into water. great kaikora scenic with a nice and friendly pilot.

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CarolynR1634
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Response from Erica_choy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for reply late. I’m alrwdy leave Newzealand
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