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Adventure Flights Golden Bay

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“heaphy track”(69 reviews)
“great pilot”(14 reviews)
“scenic flight”(31 reviews)
We are based out of Takaka Airport, come along to the end of the driveway to our office with Scenic Flights across the top, see you soon!
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290 Takaka-Collingwood Highway | Rd2, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
+64 3-525 6167
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Mit has a way of making you feel very relaxed. The flight was breathtaking and scenic, punctuated by Mit’s commentary. Not too much, just enough to alert us to any significant features.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Krystyna G
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We chose to take the 'Farewell Spit' 45-minute flightseeing trip, and we were not disappointed. Mit kept up a running commentary with all sorts of fascinating bits of information, both about Golden Bay in general and the places we flew over. This trip was worth...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mekydro
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

A fantastic experience. Mit was such a good pilot/host/tour guide and very funny as well! He took us from Nelson to Awaroa Bay Lodge in Abel Tasman National Park and back. It was such a smooth flight and he was more than happy to point...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Dave S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Mit flew me into Takaka and back out from Karamea. He is a real character providing a running commentary on all of the regions highlights and history as we flew. Very helpful and accomodatingwhen my travel plans changed. This is the fastest and most enjoyable...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank hatchfamilynp
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Mit flew us from Wellington to the Heaphy Track and back from the other end. The flight was fantastic and included some fun commentary. It was interesting hearing the air traffic control discussions too. The flight was excellent and just a bonus on top of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 251malcolms
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Mit is by far one of the most genuine, friendly and entertaining individuals I have ever met in my worldly travels. I highly recommend anyone considering a flight with Mit to skip the competition and just book with this guy. You can really tell that...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank michaeljord02
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Mit (the pilot) flew us from Karamea to Takaka after walking the Heaphy Track, it was awesome. We followed the track back and could see everything. Great way to finish or start this trip. For a little extra you can also see the Farewell Spit....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank keitha231
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Thanks Mitt! We totally enjoyed our flight, quality banter, cheerfulness and great tips. We felt safe entire time (important in the little planes) and his airmanship was excellent. Great knowledge of the local area. Mitt was ultra accommodating, helping with options to visit, changes to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank skidwardo
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Mit literally took hours of his time waiting for us, flying us to Takaka when our flight couldn't go back to Karamea due to weather and in good humour helped out us 3 cold and wet ladies figure out how to get home and our...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank phaedraatkins
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Wow! We had a fantastic ride from Karamea to Brown's hut..but with inclement weather Mit couldn't get us back to Karamea. He took us to Takaka and they looked after us so well and helped us figure out how we were going to get back...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank J N
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29 June 2016|
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Response from Ben G | Reviewed this property |
The landing strip is quite close to Browns Hut, a 20 to 30 minute walk. To get an exact idea I would advise emailing Mit directly at Adventure Flights.
29 June 2016|
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Response from MoabMic | Reviewed this property |
He lands in a field just North of Browns Hut. Maybe a thirty minute walk? Here is the google like to the field: goo.gl/maps/6mCEFTaKTSB2 The coordinates (in case if my link doesn't work are 40°49'35.1"S 172°28'53.1"E... More