Hauraki Gulf & City Scenic
- Type: Flight Only
- Duration 45 Minutes
Passengers will check in at Waiheke Wings base 10 minutes prior to the scheduled flight departure time. A safety briefing will commence prior to flight.
This flight offers the best of both worlds, the beautiful Hauraki Gulf Islands and the iconic Auckland skyline.
After taking off from Waiheke Airport nestled amongst the vineyards, passengers instantly get amazing views of Waiheke Island’s coastline, beaches and many vineyards.
This flight path follows the coastline before breaking off to track towards Auckland City. Great views of Motuhie and Browns Islands before cruising past downtown Auckland, here your pilot will do a half orbit of the Skytower, a great chance to get some awesome photos. On completion of the half orbit passengers are flown past the Harbour bridge, Davenport Naval Base, North Head Volcano. Next is New Zealand’s youngest volcano, Rangitoto, peer into its crater as you are flown just 500 ft above its summit. From here passengers are flown back to Waiheke for landing in amongst the Vineyards.
*Flights require a minimum of two paying fares to proceed