Bay of Islands and Northland Helicopter Tour

Bay of Islands and Northland Helicopter Tour
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You will never forget this stunning flight. Jam packed full of jaw dropping scenery from start to finish. Experience beautiful beaches, ancient forests and hidden islands.
NZ $1,630.00
Every photo will be a postcard on this spectacular helicopter flight. Depart from the Helicopter Me City Heliport over the growing Orewa beach area as you head north up the coast past Omaha and the popular marine reserve at Goat Island. Then race along the never ending white sands of Pakiri Beach before reaching the Whangarei Heads, Marsden Point refinery and the Whangarei Harbour. Swing back out to the coast and view New Zealand’s biggest mansion at Helena Bay.

The sparkling clear water of the Bay of Islands awaits to awe you with many spectacular surprises. Starting with the famous Hole in the Rock carved out by nature before heading west towards the townships of Russell and Paihia as you pass by some of the 144 majestic islands in the area.

Enjoy an amazing lunch (not included) at one of the Bay of Islands' wineries, before continuing on for a completely different trip south. Just to the west lies the town of Kerikeri and the magnificent Giant Kauri trees of Mataraua Kauri forests, you will be amazed at the huge size of these massive trees in this ancient forest. Popping out on the west coast, follow the coast south and witness the rugged untouched beauty of this area.
Now zoom over the massive sand dunes at Kaipara Heads on the entrance to Kaipara Harbour which is one of the largest harbours in the world, it covers 947 square kilometres, look out at the vast mudflats filled with all sorts of wildlife. Then take in the amazing sites of Gibbs Farm with world renowned giant sculptures that will leave you thinking ‘how did they do that?’. Returning from this helicopter trip you will be absolutely buzzing!
 (Flight times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.)

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Duration: Allow 4-5 hours (approx.)

Price: $1630 per person. Based on a minimum of three people.
Or enquire further for a private two person flight.




Departure Location

This Helicopter Me Experience departs from the Auckland City Heliport. Other locations at Auckland Airport and  North Shore Airfield may be available at additional costs.


The price quoted is for one person.  A minimum of three passengers is required for this price.

Passenger weight

Unlike large airliner aircraft individual passenger weight is critical for a helicopter. The average passenger weight for a full flight must generally be 85kg or less. Passengers over 100kg may be required to pay for an additional seat. Depending on the helicopter type there is also a maximum single seat weight. Please let us know the passenger weights when making a booking. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you are unsure about weight restrictions.


In the event that the weather is unsuitable on the day then your Experience will be cancelled and rescheduled at no cost to you. When booking please provide us with suitable contact information so we can get hold of you on the day in the event of a cancellation. We suggest you call on the morning of your experience if you have any doubt about the weather suitability.

Gift Vouchers

All gift vouchers are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase. They are non refundable but are transferable so they can be used by any other person.  

Cancellation and refunds

The Passenger acknowledges that Helicopter Me may need to cancel or reschedule flights or services due to landing restrictions, unsuitable weather conditions, technical problems, operational reasons, or any event beyond the Carrier’s reasonable control. Helicopter Me will not be liable for any consequential losses or additional costs incurred as a result of cancellation. Some Supplier’s products and services are non-refundable. Cancellation fee of 50% applies if cancelled prior to 7 days of flight departure. Cancellation fee of 100% applies if cancelled within 7 days of flight departure. Tickets are refundable in the event that Helicopter Me cancels the service.


Fares are in NZ$ and include 15% GST. Rates are subject to change including, but not limited to, increases in or establishment of surcharges (such as fuel surcharges), taxes, government imposed fees. A fuel surcharge may apply at time of flight. Any request to increase flight time will incur additional charges. Fares are valid for the date/s specified.

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Helicopter Me is a leading travel company in Auckland, New Zealand. We have outstanding relationships with the most exciting tourism venues. Helicopter Me is the fully owned and operated tourism brand of Eagleflight Technics Limited, one of New Zealand’s largest and most respected helicopter companies, established in 1983, with bases at Mechanics Bay Heliport in Auckland City and North Shore Airfield. 

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