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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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Do it !

nice little family concern really knowledgable great experience !

Reviewed 5 January 2012
Roland L
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A must for all Mountain & Tramper lovers alike

If you are interested in Volcanoes / Mountains or just love seeing different landscapes then this... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2011
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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 5 January 2012

nice little family concern really knowledgable great experience !

Thank Roland L
Reviewed 24 December 2011

If you are interested in Volcanoes / Mountains or just love seeing different landscapes then this is a must - My wife who is disabled (can only walk one to two steps) and I were touring around New Zealand and always wanted to see Volcanoes...More

Thank jap0254
Reviewed 10 December 2011

We were lucky to have a morning flight on a calm crystal clear day when you could see forever. The flight was amazing because not only were you able to see the scope of the entire Tongariro National Park but everything to the horizon.The pilot...More

Thank TravellingNature
Reviewed 9 December 2011

Our decision to take the flight was really spontaneous, as one tended to misplan things when travelling with a baby of 20 months. But the booking of the flight was absolutely uncomplicated, although it was a last-minute decision, and they even agreed to take us...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 21 October 2011

Mountain Air scenic flights in small Cessna aircraft (4 and 6 seaters). Tongariro National Park and World Heritage Area, Central Plateau, North Island, New Zealand. Like best: BEING THERE. WHOLE EXPEREINCE WAS FABULOUS. Spring snow on the volcanoes, light wispy clouds, bright sun = beautiful...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 28 September 2011

You get to see Mount Doom and Mordor, the actual locations from the Lord of the Rings trilogy! and you get to see it from the air! It is seriously one of the best things you will ever do in your life! ...and Claire, the...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 7 August 2011

Amazing exparience. Very convenient location, super friendly staff. We did the 25 min flight. The weather on that day was perfect. Flying over the Volcanos and "mount doom" is super. No reservation in advance was needed, we booked on the spot. A MUST DO! It...More

Thank katarraktis
Reviewed 30 July 2011

Our family flew on a glorious day and we had the most spectacular views of the mountains.An opportunity to see and take photos of the mountains from a whole new perspective.Included a very interesting and informative commentary from the pilot.Definately a hilight of our trip.

Thank denion
Reviewed 26 July 2011

My husband and I decided to go on this scenic flight at short notice. Mountain Air were very accommodating and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience in the very capable hands of our Pilot Claire. Claire was very confident and knowledgeable about the history of the...More

Thank Michelle0410e
Reviewed 7 March 2011

I can recommend to the Mountain Air Ltd and Volcanic Explorer Scenic Flight for everyone. Truly professional staff, and unforgettable scenery. I'm afraid to fly, but the captain took me into really good and told when warm air might causes air pockets and so on....More

Thank HannaHMaija
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