How it works
This 40-minute scenic flight experience is sure to surprise you with the unique views this region could offer.
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Pauanui Departure (North)
Departing pristine Pauanui Beach with its airfield stretching from the estuary to the beach we cross to Slipper Island(Whakahau-“windy place”). After an orbit of the island( named by Captain Cook on his second voyage to New Zealand), we head via Shoe Island to Tairua Beach and then coastal northbound for Sailors Grave(Te Karo Bay) the site thought to be the oldest Sailors grave in NZ(1842).
We then take in Hahei and the natural springs of Hot Water Beach before crossing Cathedral Cove with its Kayaks and Snorkelers to Cooks Beach.
Pauanui Departure (South)
We leave pristine Pauanui Beach for Slipper Island(Whakahau-‘windy place”). From there it’s South down the coast past Mt Pauanui to Opoutere Beach. At the southern end of Opoutere Beach lies the winding entrance to the Wharekawa harbor which is protected by a spectacular sandspit.
Term and Condition
Terms and Conditions
Schedule Changes Air Auckland Limited reserves the right to postpone or cancel a flight due to weather or other circumstances. If the flight is canceled due to weather issues, the flight will be rebooked to another suitable day.
Valid for one person per ticket. Flights are on a shared basis. Minimum of 2 people per flight, single bookings are wait-listed to confirm. Must be used in 1 visit. The ticket holder will forfeit the fare if canceled within 48 hours or no show. Air Auckland will reschedule the flight for free once if the ticket holder cancels the fight outside 48 hours. A $30 fee per ticket will apply if the ticket holder needs to reschedule the flight for more than once；a $50 fee per ticket will be charged if the voucher holder cancels outside of 48 hours and the remaining amount will be refunded. All transactions will be billed in New Zealand dollars and are inclusive of GST.
Provide Booking Reference upon arrival. Arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your flight.