Kaikōura Helicopters Heli-Picnic

From NZD $370.00
  • Duration: 75 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Kaikoura, New Zealand
  • Product code: helpic

If you cannot see the departure time you would prefer, please email info@kaikourahelicopters.com or call us on +64 3 319 6609 for more availability.


Perfect for a romantic getaway, family adventure or group of friends … you will enjoy a unique experience to remember forever.

Fly with Kaikōura Helicopters and enjoy a delicious picnic at altitude amongst the stunning Kaikōura Seaward Ranges with 360-degree views of this unique and rugged coastline. The pilot will choose the best location on the day, where weather conditions are best and the views are finest.

- After a scenic flight around the lower levels of the seaward Kaikōura ranges, land at a secluded landing site.

- Our picnic offers spectacular views of the Kaikōura township and Peninsula. On a fine day, you can look North along the coastline to spot Wellington and South to Banks Peninsula.

- Enjoy a delicious picnic of local cuisine at altitude.

- Relax in the peaceful nature.

- After your picnic, fly back to the helipads, keeping an eye along the coast for the native Hector Dolphins, NZ Fur seals or large schools of fish.

- Please advise on booking any dietary requirements.

Wear sturdy shoes and a warm jacket.

Approx 1hour duration. 

Aircraft used is at the discretion of Kaikōura Helicopters

Minimum per person fares are required for flights to depart

Infants aged 0 to 2 years old  fly free of charge and are seated on a paying adults lap.

Full terms and conditions can be found on https://gchaviation.com/terms/kaikoura-terms/

Te reo Māori words 

Waka Topatopa - Helicopter

Tohorā - Whale

Rere - To Fly

Moana - Sea

Whenua - Land

Hīra - Seal

Ahoaho - Hectors Dolphin

Tiro - View

Raenga Kūiti - Peninsula

Aotearoa - New Zealand

Maunga - Mountain