We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (175)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smooth flight”(5 reviews)
“minute flight”(4 reviews)
“new zealand”(21 reviews)
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
Open Now
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Tongariro National Park | Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2812
Reviews (210)
There are newer reviews for Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
160 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews smooth flight minute flight new zealand tongariro np weather was perfect an amazing experience stunning views volcanic landscape weather conditions pilot commentary tony cessna seater explorer airfield clouds
Updating list...
141 - 150 of 160 reviews
Reviewed 1 June 2012

Due to ailments and due to lack of time to walk the tongariro crossing we didnt want to miss out on the spectacular scenery up above, we came across a flyer for mountain air and at such great value couldn't resist the opportunity to take...More

Thank Loubird1971
Reviewed 28 May 2012

i am normally very apprehensive toward flying, however i had a wonderful flight over mt. ngauruhoe. the flight was smooth, and offered an unbelievable view of the volcano + surrounds. ruven, our pilot, was especially friendly, professional, and accommodating to us as we needed to...More

Thank zooeyelaine
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

Thank Richard C
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
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

Thank Winetourist
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

Thank 19_Kat
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
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
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
Reviewed 5 January 2012

nice little family concern really knowledgable great experience !

Thank Roland L
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Skotel Alpine Resort
494 reviews
14.17 km away
Chateau Tongariro Hotel
1,939 reviews
14.44 km away
Anglers Paradise Motel
113 reviews
17.81 km away
Asure Parklands Motor Lodge
234 reviews
18.48 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6 nearby restaurants
Ruapehu Restaurant
248 reviews
14.44 km away
Creel Tackle House & Cafe
254 reviews
18.58 km away
Ruapehu Lounge Bar
100 reviews
14.43 km away
Lakeland House Restaurant
322 reviews
19.21 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 33 nearby attractions
Tongariro Alpine Crossing
1,792 reviews
7.88 km away
Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre (Whakapapa Visitor Centre)
374 reviews
14.50 km away
Tokaanu Thermal Pools
188 reviews
18.36 km away
Mount Ngauruhoe
90 reviews
18.37 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mountain Air Scenic Flights Day Tour staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines