From Whakatane: 1-Hour Volcanic Region Flight

Activity provider: White Island Flights

From Whakatane: 1-Hour Volcanic Region Flight

Activity provider: White Island Flights

From US$ 154.92 per person

Fly above New Zealand's breathtaking volcanic region and stunning local coastline. See Mount Tarawera, Waimangu Volcanic Valley, the Rotorua Lakes District, Mount Putauaki, the Matahina Hydroelectric Dam, and Ohope Beach from a bird's-eye view.

About this activity

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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 3 participants


  • Marvel at New Zealand’s beautiful landscape from above
  • Fly over volcanic landscape and thermal valleys
  • Enjoy a window seat for unobstructed viewing below
  • Listen to informative commentary from your local guide
Full description
Departing from Whakatane Airport, experience the thrill of your 1-hour flight's take-off, before climbing above the local coastline with views of Moutohora Island. Fly towards the hidden lakes district and to the volcanic peaks of Mount Tarawera. Learn about New Zealand's largest historic volcanic eruption as you fly inland, towards Rotorua to the country's breathtaking volcanic region. Enjoy a spectacular view of the 2.5-kilometer-long Mount Tarawera crater onboard this scenic flight. Also see Waimangu Thermal Valley, the Rotorua Lakes District, Mount Putauaki, Matahina Hydroelectric, Dam and Ohope Beach.
  • Greeting and trip overview prior to departure
  • Pilot
  • In-flight commentary
  • Guaranteed window seat
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof of full vaccination

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    Meeting point

    Please come to Whakatane Airport. The local partner's office is located to the right of the main entrance of the main terminal building. The terminal is an interestingly shaped building with towers and round windows painted white and yellow. There is free parking with no time limit.

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • Flights are subject to favorable weather conditions. If the tour is canceled due to the weather conditions you will be offered a full refund or rescheduled tour
    • The date and time of your trip may be different from the one requested. The local partner will confirm your exact tour details by email after booking
    • Minimum numbers of 2 adult fares apply
    • Your flight may be rescheduled in the rare case that the combined weights of all passengers reach the maximum safety limit
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    Fantastic experience! Awesome scenic flight with great views. Highly recommend.

    July 30, 2022

    Product ID: 343041