Scenic Flights

Heli-tours and air safaris

Nothing beats an aerial view of snow-capped mountains.

That’s why heli-tours and air safaris are pretty popular in our region.

Southern Wide Helicopters

Based at the Timaru Airport is Sam Cox from Southern Wide Helicopters. They are within 30 minutes flight time to the Mackenzie and Waitaki regions, full of  hunting, fishing, tramping and scenic experiences. Come and capture the natural beauty of New Zealand by air for yourself.

Air Rangitata Scenic Flights

Air Rangitata offer a great range of epic scenic flights, and they also do gift vouchers.  Fly over glaciers, Mt Cook, even Milford Sound.  You an tailor your flight to your own requirements.

Every seat is a window seat, you'll be amazed at the epic views, and outstanding beauty of the scenery.  You'll be fitted with a headset so you can talk amongst the other passengers, and the pilot will give you a commentary of the amazing scenery and history as you fly over.