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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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Underpromised and overdelivered

At first our flight was canceled due to weather conditions, but the professional manner in which... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2016
Bas C
The Hague, The Netherlands
Perfect flight !

We were just driving when we saw the "mountain air flights". we stopped and decided to ask the... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
Laurie T
Marseille, France
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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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“great pilot” (4 reviews)
Tongariro National Park | Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2812

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

At first our flight was canceled due to weather conditions, but the professional manner in which the message was conveyed and the safety focus alone were worth five stars. The pilot expressed very little hope for improvement later that day. However, the skies cleared several...More

Thank Bas C
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We were just driving when we saw the "mountain air flights". we stopped and decided to ask the prices! which are really acceptable! So we have done it and... The 35 min of flight is just perfect, not so long, not so short! We had...More

Thank Laurie T
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We flew from Chateau and was glad we did as not only was this the best value for seeing the volcanic peaks it meant that we can explore more with a short drive up to the ski village. The flight was stunning with magnificent views...More

Thank GoldenOldy
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

We had a fabulous flight with Oliver our pilot. He gave us an interesting commentary as we flew over the 3 volcanoes. Even though there were a few clouds around we managed to get fantastic views of the glacier lakes and the tongariro crossing. Well...More

Thank Irene b
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Had an amazing trip in a 4 seater aeroplane with our extremely competent and professional pilot, Oliver, yesterday. Flew over the three volcanoes Tongariro, Nauruhoe and Ruapehu. Saw the Emerald Lakes and Tama Lakes and the incredible landscape of Tongariro National Park. A truly memorable...More

Thank NBSuffolk
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Excellent flight, booked time and flight left on time. Very smooth with amazing visibility even though it was expected to be bumpy. Very professional with good information as we flew. Value for money.

Thank Joy T
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We had an absolutely amazing flight with Mountain Air in their Cessna on a beautiful cloudless day. A few bumps on the way up is normal given it was during the afternoon but the pilot was excellent making sure everyone got an opportunity to take...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

My sister and I were too scared to hike Tongariro (fitness level fine, but fear of heights got us!), but we still wanted to catch a glimpse of the famed scenery. Dilemma solved: Mountain Air! The flight was absolutely stunning. Crystal clear day, which meant...More

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 27 December 2015

This was an absolute highlight of our trip to New Zealand, and it wasn't even planned beforehand. Stumbling across this small “airport” at Tongariro National Park, we inquired if it was possible to do a flight late in the day, but were asked to call...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing flight with our awesome captain and guide Oliver! The weather was excellent. Everything was beautiful. I recommand it for everyone !

Thank nlsve
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