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World Heritage Volcanoes Scenic Flight with Alpine Landing


  • Fly over the volcanoes of the Tongariro National Park
  • Experience a spectacular landing in the North Island's wilderness
  • Wonderful views of New Zealand's largest lake from birds-eye

Take to the skies and discover the dramatic volcanic landscape within the Tongariro National Park. Be in awe of steaming craters, historic lava flows and glistening glacial valleys before experiencing a remote wilderness landing, showcasing the beauty and serenity of the Rangitikei River.

What's Included?

  • 70 minute scenic helicopter flight
  • Expert pilot and commentary
  • Alpine landing

Departing from Taupo airport, your pilot will afford you with glimpses of New Zealand's largest lake before heading south towards the impressive volcanoes of the World Heritage-listed Tongariro National Park. You'll lose track of time as you soar above an unparalleled landscape featuring Ruapehu’s steaming crater, vividly-coloured mineral lakes, historic lava flows, sparkling glacial valleys and dramatic volcanic formations, some of which can only be gazed upon from the air. Following this, your pilot will touch down in a remote wilderness location, nestled near the Rangitikei River. Soak in Mother Nature's blissful silence as you spend some time by the riverbed, before returning back to Taupo airport.

This experience is part of the Responsible range as it holds an Qualmark Enviro-Gold award and is committed to achieve a CarbonZero NZ target.

Session Length

Please allow 90 minutes in total for this experience. The flight duration is 70 minutes, plus time for an alpine landing.


Not available Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day.


Max weight limit 110kgs (if over you will need to be approved prior to the flight)


  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Numbers on the Day

Minimum of two participants to go ahead.


This experience is weather dependant. Please phone prior to the flight to confirm the conditions.

This experience takes place in Taupo.

For 1 person
90 minutes
$790 each
$790 each

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