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Wanaka Helicopters

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Wanaka Helicopters has operated since the mid 1990s in the Southern Lakes region and into the World Heritage Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks. Experience stunning scenery with our flights including Wanaka, Mount Aspiring, Glaciers, and...more
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6 Lloyd Dunn Ave | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka 9343, New Zealand
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+64 800 463 626
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All reviews coromandel peak pilot chris snow landing these guys excellent pilot fantastic flight mt aspiring scenic flight highly recommend this company new zealand my partner thank you so much an amazing experience whole team weather conditions take photos his knowledge
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Weeks later and we’re still buzzing about the day!! I want to thank Nicky and Pete for making these amazing moments possible (see pics). Prosecco, ring and nerves safely and discreetly stashed away for the big moment ... both Nicky and Pete did a great...More

Thank Rhys L
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Rhys and Lauren, congratulations! Thanks so much for your review, we are so pleased your proposal was a very special moment for you both. Thanks so much for flying with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiance planned a surprise proposal onto Coromandel Peak with Wanaka Helicopters. He highlighted that they were very helpful and polite during the entire engagement. The experience was more than amazing and magical. We are definitely considering coming back for wedding pictures at the same...More

Thank 770angelt
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Angel, thanks so much for taking the time to review your flight with us. We are so pleased to hear you had a magical experience for a very special occasion. We look forward to seeing you back for the wedding!

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Thank you Chris for an amazing flight, highlighting Wanaka's stunning scenery, and your wealth of knowledge. An afternoon where I felt on top of the world!

Thank CarleneC71
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi Carlene, thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience with us. Great to hear you had an amazing time!

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

I am not someone who likes to fly at the best of times, but a flight in a chopper with these guys was absolutely fantastic and i forgot about my fear of flying, in fact I wanted to go up again! Nick took us up...More

Thank mattomeara
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us! So great to gear you forgot about your fear and are ready to go again. Thanks so much for flying with us.

Reviewed 19 September 2018

We were lucky enough to be a part of our friends wedding on Coromadel Peak. This in itself was a magical experience but our pilots (Nick and Dean) were absolutely sensational. They were extremely friendly and approachable and gave us the best experience. I couldn't...More

Thank Jamie E
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Hi Jamie - we are so happy to hear you had a great experience with us. Thanks so much for taking the time to review!

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The best heli picnic highly recommend !!! Organised a surprise romantic picnic Wanaka helicopters definitely delivered !!! Amazing bubbles and delicious food provided. Simon our pilot host an eventful day , perfect weather and experience was unforgettable!! Thank you Wanaka helicopters

Thank Christina S
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Christina, thanks so much for taking the time to review your heli picnic experience with us. So pleased to hear you had an unforgettable time. Thanks for flying with us!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

We were so fortunate to have weather that the pilots described as being the best they've seen in a long time. The views we saw just can't be beaten. As soon as we arrived we were greeted by the very warm and welcoming team. We...More

Thank FraserD89
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Fraser, thanks so much for your review, we are so pleased to hear your enjoyed your trip with us!

Reviewed 25 July 2018

We were watching the weather forecast after arriving in Wanaka on Saturday to rainy weather. Wednesday looked like the pick of days during our stay. The weather was perfect, blue skies and no wind. We turned up for our flight and were welcomed with a...More

Thank DISAPPOINTEDSTU
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us. So glad to hear you had a great time and got a beautiful day! Thanks so much for choosing to fly with us!

Reviewed 8 July 2018

Picture perfect vision to the top of Mt Aspiring and sight lines right across to Mt Cook; yes, we got the perfect day and a brilliant pilot to point out the scenery and to record photos of the experience for us to treasure. So, from...More

Thank bjskps
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thanks so much for your review, we are delighted to hear this was the highlight of your trip! So pleased you got a perfect day and were able to enjoy the experience at its best. Many thanks

Reviewed 6 July 2018

I planned a scenic flight last week to propose to my girlfriend. Nicky couldn’t have been more accommodating. All my questions & requests were responded to immediately. The pilot was very discreet and took some fantastic photos while he was hidden, and the bottle of...More

Thank Kyle G
Wanaka H, Public Relations Manager at Wanaka Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you so much for your review Kyle, wonderful to hear you had a great experience and you got some great photos to enjoy and share of your special moment. Thanks!

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VicParkDiner
7 April 2015|
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Response from Wanaka H | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Our wedding prices vary from $599 to $2000 depending on numbers and location. Contact Wanaka Helicopters directly if you would like some more detailed information. Regards, Nicky.
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Stan R
7 March 2015|
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Response from Wanaka H | Property representative |
Hey Stan! Thanks for your question! We have a range of flights which you can take, all depending on your price and timeframe! Have a look at our website which will give you an idea on our flights which may suit you! We do... More
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