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Based on Wellington's waterfront, Wellington Helicopters offers an extensive range of both commercial services and scenic flights that include trips above, beyond and around the Wellington region as well as a lunch trip to the stunning Marlborough Sounds.

Some of our popular Wellington scenic helicopter flights include:

Wellington City Scenic - $120 per person
9 minute flight - On this flight you will ascend from the heart of our capital city on a short and exhilarating flight. View the Wellington landscape with a unique birds eye view.

Heli Harbour Flight - $199 per person
15 minute flight - Escape the central city to explore the boundaries of Wellington Harbour. Fly over the tectonic landscape that encompasses our city shaped by a massive earthquake in 1855.

Faultline Explorer - $399 per person
30 minute flight – Explore the local harbours, coastlines and iconic landmarks of Wellington. Set off north to the Hutt Valley and across to Pauatahanui Inlet and Titahi Bay. You will pass the closest land to the South Island on the edge of the rugged Cook Strait, "Ohau Point".

South Coast Discovery - $299 per person
25 minute flight – Discover what lies beyond Wellington City. Fly west towards the majestic Makara Wind Farm before turning to the south view the wild south coast where seal colonies line the rugged shores. Karori Rock Lighthouse appears as a standing testament to the shipping dangers of Cook Strait.

Wharekauhau Heli–lunch - $565 per person
Allow 3 hours – Relax in luxurious surroundings while our chefs prepare a gourmet three course lunch – the most taxing thing you will have to do is select from our award winning wine list. The helicopter transfers take in spectacular views of the local Wellington area, Cook Strait coastline and more.

Bay of Many Coves Heli–lunch - $695 per person
Allow 2 hours 45 minutes – Fly to the stunning Marlborough Sounds and relax at Bay of Many Coves 5–star luxury resort. Offering perfect seclusion in a pristine natural environment. Take a short helicopter journey to discover world–class cuisine, stunning scenery, adventure, romance and a sense of relaxation you could only dream of.

Check out our website for more information about our scenic flights.