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Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour

Tongariro National Park | Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2812
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Stunning view

I love the flying and enjoying the views. You will see it all the alpine crossing. Instead of eight... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jai P
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile

I rarely seek to write a review but the experience with Tony today doing the flight over all the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Tania H
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
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Come and fly around the stunning volcanic peaks, Tongariro, Ngauruhoe and Ruapehu! Inspect the colourful Blue, Emerald, Crater and Tama Lakes and all of the spectacular craters on show! Learn about the cultural heritage, history, fascinating geology and biology of this region! Make your stay here even more memorable and come and take a flight with us! Let our team look after you and show you the world through our eyes! It’s a fantastic way to view the breathtaking volcanic scenery of Tongariro National Park, Dual World Heritage Area!
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Tongariro National Park | Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2812

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the flying and enjoying the views. You will see it all the alpine crossing. Instead of eight hours of hiking, you can just fly for 30 minutes.

Thank Jai P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I rarely seek to write a review but the experience with Tony today doing the flight over all the mountains was incredible. I would highly recommend them. Yes it was a beautiful sunny day but he went above and beyond to ensure the 4 on...More

Thank Tania H
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We did the Volcanic Explorer flight with Tony. What an incredible guy - extremely knowledgeable both technically and in local history, as he walks you through exactly what you're seeing, and a bit of context too. We flew out of the airport near Tongariro and...More

Thank kiwigirlincanada
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Today we had our flight with Tony. The overall experience with Mountain Air is simply amazing. The reservation very easy via telephone. We were kept up to date very about weather conditions, the guys are really doing a great job at taking care and informing...More

Thank tzorc
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Flew out of Taupo airport. What a wonderful morning. Got a wonderful up close look at the volcanoes. Perfect equipment. Pilot was wonderful and knowledgable.

Thank RJdriver1958
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

If you're in the area stop and go take a flight with Tony or Ben. Excellent way to see the mountains, volcanoes and lakes. Amazing experience worth the money. It was a cloudy afternoon and Tony advised we may not see everything due to the...More

Thank Lara C
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I don't think it is an exaggeration to say that this was an amazing thing to do whilst in the area, it certainly was a highlight of our holiday in New Zealand. Having originally going to walk the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, but being too short...More

Thank 792Carol_H
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Loved our flight around the three mountains! Had a smooth flight despite the pilot warning of some possible bumps. Great views above some low lying cloud on Ruapehu and an awesome 360 view of Ngauruhoe. Would do again and recommend to both tourists and locals...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 27 May 2017

On a clear still day there is no better way to spend 35 incredible minutes than a flight over the Tongariro Park Volcanic Peaks. Our pilot Ben, was outstanding in his knowledge of the region and gave us some brilliant views of the snow capped...More

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Did the Volcanic Explorer flight this morning. Weather was perfect, so lucky. Flight was fabulous, loved every minute and worth every cent.

Thank Jane M
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