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Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour

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Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour
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Come and fly around the stunning volcanic peaks, Tongariro, Ngauruhoe and Ruapehu! View the colourful Blue, Emerald and Tama Lakes and all of the spectacular craters on show! Learn about the cultural heritage, history, fascinating geology and...more
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Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2812
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to do this flight in lieu of hiking the crossing, as we wanted to save the time. What a fun trip! There was definitely some turbulence in the little plane during take off and landing, so note this and prepare if you get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lrfrank
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you very much for the review, we're so glad you enjoyed the flight. We've take note of the email issue mentioned and currently in the process of updating our process. Thanks Anthony

Reviewed 23 November 2018

Definitely one of the best and enjoyable experiences we have ever had. Visited Mountain Air on a whim when on holiday in New Zealand recently and flight was worth every penny. We could only do that morning but was accommodated straight away. Aimee, our pilot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PhiljLichfield
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thank you so much for this fantastic review, I am so glad to hear you had a great time flying with me, it was a pleasure showing you both around the volcanos and Tongariro National Park. I look forward to seeing the people from Lichfield...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

It was a beautiful day! You'd appreciate the crossing even more when you do this flight. This was my second attempt as the weather turned when I booked the past month. Forecasts don't mean much up the mountains! So just a tip, if the weather...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LinesRosey
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for the review! We really appreciate you leaving us feedback and we're glad you had such a great experience flying with us. Very true about the weather! Thanks again! Mountain Air

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Truly a once in a lifetime experience. Thank you so much to our wonderful pilot 'Amy', not only a great pilot but also has a world of knowledge about the area. I would visit again from Sydney just to do this once more!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wander821138
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

Wow thank you for this great review Ben. We are really glad you had such a good experience, it was a pleasure flying with you and hope to see you back again one day! - Aimee

Reviewed 24 August 2018

The ultimate experience!! worth every cent you pay and more!! Awesome landscape, our pilot was great, but also a wonderful guide. I would repeat this experience 1000 times more. I have no words to describe how Perfect was it!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Irinaolive
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Thank you for this great review Irina! It was a pleasure flying with you. Thank you for flying with Mountain Air.

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Stunning views, smooth flight, confident, friendly and knowledgeable pilot (Amy). All three of us had a wonderful time - highly recommend!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank SanjaT116
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Thank you for your review Sanja! We are happy you had such a great time, thank you for flying with us.

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience, to see the whole volcanic landscape from the air spread out as far as the eye could see. We flew through the steam from the vents and over the water filled craters, amazing turquoise and green colours. It was only a half...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Gaye D
Reviewed 28 December 2017 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.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Jai P
Reviewed 21 December 2017 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

Date of experience: December 2017
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

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank kiwigirlincanada
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30 December 2018|
Response from BhrentGuy | Property representative |
Hi there. Prices start at NZD $125.00 per person and range to NZD $255.00 per person. Feel free to check out our website for all the details about our flights!