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Scenic Helicopter & White Island Tour

by Volcanic Air Duration 3h Non-refundable No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is NZ$935

Experience the magnificent bird’s eye view from a helicopter of New Zealand’s only active marine volcano. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery and the majesty of the crater’s rim before landing for a stroll through the remains of old sulphur mines.

Embark on an aerial journey over the northern Lake District. Fly past the coast above the ocean for a breathtaking view of the mighty White Island before landing on its lunar-like surface. Explore the constantly changing landscape as your expert pilot guides you past the active steam vents, hot streams, vibrant sulphur formations and the steaming craters.

Explore the ruins of the early 19th-century sulphur factory, a prominent landmark rich in history lying abandoned since its inception. On your way back, enjoy the scenic landscape boasting aerial views of the colourful orchards, pristine lakes, vast animal farms and beautiful coastlines.

Experience the magnificent bird’s eye view from a helicopter of New Zealand’s only active marine volcano. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery and the majesty of the crater’s rim before landing for a stroll through the remains of old sulphur mines.

Embark on an aerial journey over the northern Lake District. Fly past the coast above the ocean for a breathtaking view of the mighty White Island before landing on its lunar-like surface. Explore the constantly changing landscape as your expert pilot guides you past the active steam vents, hot streams, vibrant sulphur formations and the steaming craters.

Explore the ruins of the early 19th-century sulphur factory, a prominent landmark rich in history lying abandoned since its inception. On your way back, enjoy the scenic landscape boasting aerial views of the colourful orchards, pristine lakes, vast animal farms and beautiful coastlines.

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9:00 AM, White Island Landing and Guided Helicopter Tour in English

Duration 3h Non-refundable No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
NZ$935

Total price is NZ$935, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Scenic Helicopter & White Island Tour

Activity Location

White Island

Bay of Plenty

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Volcanic Air

    Memorial Drive Rotorua City Lakefront

    Rotorua 3010


Highlights

  • Bird's-eye views of permanently active volcano White Island

  • Panoramic view of pristine waters & steaming crater

  • Breathtaking stroll on cratered surface of White Island

  • Experiencing a scenic helicopter ride

  • Great photo opportunities from air & land


Inclusions

  • Guided helicopter flight

  • Guided walking tour of White Island

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged under 4 are not allowed. Children aged 12 and younger must be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Weight restrictions may apply if you weigh more than 242 pounds (110 kg). Please advise of your weight when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • You must be able to walk on unpaved or uneven terrain.

  • At least 2 adults are required for this activity to take place.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

  • You will receive confirmation of your exact tour departure time when you call to confirm your reservation.