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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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Sensational experience

We took the Volcanic Explorer flight and were blessed with almost perfect conditions. In any case... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2012
Richard C
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Melbourne, Australia
Anyone who wants to see the view from the sky dont pass these guys up

We went on a scenic flight today, and oh my god, it was FANTASTIC, I could babble on forever on how... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2012
Karilyn H
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Brisbane, Australia
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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
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Reviewed 28 May 2012

We took the Volcanic Explorer flight and were blessed with almost perfect conditions. In any case the Pilot (Ruven) was excellent having fantastic knowledge of the area and he would make the flight enjoyable in any conditions. It was wonderful how he managed to make...More

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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

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Reviewed 25 March 2012

A perfect day without a cloud in the sky; volcanic mountains in full majesty; a highly competent and enthusiast pilot; quality aircraft with a experienced company, Mountain Air - all added up to what must be the No.1 New Zealand attraction of our trip. We...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2012

We took the volcanic explorer flight and it was stunning. Extremely professional, informative and friendly pilot. Also, we found this to be surprisingly good value for money when compared to other expenses we had during our trip. This is my top recommendation for anyone going...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2012

One of the best things we've done in New Zealand! Well worth the money. The views are awesome and the commentary was really good. If you don't have the time (or can't) do the walk, this is definitely the way to go. Recommend taking the...More

Thank Jenny G
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Reviewed 14 January 2012

Due to an very enthousiastic pilot we had a special flight in Tongariro National park NZ. The good weather made oure trip even more worth while. I would recommend it to erveryone who has'nt the time or the opportunity to do the overland crossing.

Thank Joseph136
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Reviewed 8 January 2012

We had a wonderful time up in the air together with our very enthusiastic pilot Ruven. Our two children (5 and 7) also loved it. The vulcanoes are very impressive. We certainly recommend it to everyone.

Thank Jacqueline L
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Reviewed 5 January 2012

nice little family concern really knowledgable great experience !

Thank Roland L
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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

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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

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