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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! 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...more
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Tongariro National Park | Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 May 2012

We went on a scenic flight today, and oh my god, it was FANTASTIC, I could babble on forever on how great it was, but I won't. All I can say is that our Pilot Ruven was excellent, great with the kids too, we took...More

2  Thank Karilyn H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank LinesRosey
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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!

Thank Wander821138
BhrentGuy, Owner at Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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!!

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!

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

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.

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

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

1  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

1  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
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