Day Trips

Day Trips

Have a mystical day on the Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Experience. You will fly over the lush farmlands of Waikato and land at Hobbiton, near Matamata. Learn all about the fantasyland from The Lord of the Rings. Fly off to Waitomo and then venture into Waitomo caves and witness the magical glowworms illuminating the caves. 

Sip on a fruity wine perfectly matched to a decadent three course meal at
Cable Bay Vineyards on Waiheke Island. Relax on a scenic flight towards Waiheke Island, enjoying the views of Auckland city and the islands surrounding Waiheke Island.

Explore the beautiful Waiheke Island by helicopter and horseback on our 
Heli-house Trekking experience. You will feel at peace with the world on your world-class horse as you trot through a secluded trail enclosed in native bush. 

EcoZip Adventure Package - From $599

Experience an amazing scenic flight to Waiheke Island, zipline across forests & vineyards, explore an immersive eco-forest walk. Stay on Waiheke, fly back to Auckland or take the ferry.
2 Hour Experience Helicopter AUCKLAND - SELECT 1 OF 6 LOCATIONS Price From $599 Per Person
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EcoZip Adventure Package - From $599
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EcoZip Adventure Package - From $599
INFLITE Central Reservations
EcoZip Adventure Package - From $599
INFLITE Central Reservations
EcoZip Adventure Package - From $599
INFLITE Central Reservations

EcoZip Adventure Package - From $599

Highlights:

• Scenic Heli flight from Auckland across the harbour to Waiheke Island
• Action Packed EcoZip tour
• Taxi transfer to ferry terminal
• Ferry tickets or helicopter return back to Auckland City

Description:

EcoZip Adventures offers state-of-the-art flying fox zip lines and an eco-immersive forest walk on breath-taking Waiheke Island, for nature lovers of all ages.

With three unique flying fox zip lines, your adrenaline will be pumping as you fly through a beautiful working vineyard, past stunning Auckland city and eastern beaches. Finish the tour with an easy 1.4km guided nature walk, exploring pristine pre-European native forest.

Package Includes:

• Helicopter departure from your choice of 6 Auckland locations
• Fly exclusively in comfort, safety and style in our modern executive style helicopter
• INFLITE will take you on a Scenic Flight of a lifetime down the inner harbour, towards the Harbour Bridge over Auckland City, Devonport, Hauraki Gulf, Rangitoto and Waiheke Islands en route to either EcoZip Adventures or (if landings have been exceeded) Reeves Airfield located on Waiheke Island (A taxi transfer will be arranged at no extra cost if this is required)
• Enjoy an action packed EcoZip Tour
• A taxi transfer from EcoZip Adventures to Matiatia Wharf
• Return to Auckland City via a ferry harbour cruise (Ferry Tickets included)
• OR spoil yourself and indulge in the Helicopter return option

Optional Extras:

(additional charge will apply)

• Winery lunch
• Winery tour
2 Hour Experience Helicopter AUCKLAND - SELECT 1 OF 6 LOCATIONS Price From $599 Per Person

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Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Experience - POA

Discover two iconic New Zealand locations; the Waitomo Caves and the Hobbiton Movie Set, in this ultimate day trip. Journey south from downtown Auckland to Matamata and Waitomo Caves, capturing inspiring views
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Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Experience - POA
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Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Experience - POA
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Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Experience - POA
INFLITE Central Reservations

Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Experience - POA

Description:

Discover two iconic New Zealand locations; the Waitomo Caves and the Hobbiton Movie Set, in this ultimate day trip.

Relax in the luxury, comfort and style of your INFLITE Helicopter as you journey south from downtown Auckland to the rural town of Matamata in the Waikato. Tour the real Middle-Earth at the Hobbiton Movie Set near Matamata. On the most picturesque private farmland, tour the Hobbiton Movie set from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film trilogies.

After your tour, enjoy a scenic flight back to Auckland, capturing views of Mount Pirongia and the Waikato River, with the option of taking in views of the rugged west coast returning to Auckland via the Manukau Heads.

Your choice of 6 Auckland Helipads.

Package Includes:

• Helicopter departure from your choice of 6 Auckland helipads
• Fly exclusively in comfort, safety and style in our modern executive style helicopter
• INFLITE will take you on a Scenic Flight of a lifetime capturing beautiful views of the North Island from above including Rangitoto Island, the Hauraki Gulf, the Huna Ranges, the Coromandel ranges and Mount Te Aroha before landing at Hobbiton.
• After your tour, enjoy a scenic flight over rural New Zealand before reaching Waitomo Caves
• After your caving experience, return back to Auckland with the option of taking in views of the rugged west coast returning to Auckland via the Manukau Heads.
• Helicopter content only

Terms and Conditions:

• Prices are inclusive of 15% GST and are subject to change without notice
• Allow a full day away
• Package is helicopter content only, price for Hobbiton tour and Waitomo Caves is not included

Prices:

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Heli-Horse Trekking - From $629

Explore Waiheke Island’s stunning beaches and native bush on a private and secluded trail while riding world class horses with Waiheke Horse Treks.
2 - 3 Hours Helicopter AUCKLAND - SELECT 1 OF 6 LOCATIONS From $629 Per Person
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Heli-Horse Trekking - From $629
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Heli-Horse Trekking - From $629
INFLITE Central Reservations
Heli-Horse Trekking - From $629
INFLITE Central Reservations
Heli-Horse Trekking - From $629
INFLITE Central Reservations
Heli-Horse Trekking - From $629
INFLITE Central Reservations

Heli-Horse Trekking - From $629

Highlights:

• Scenic Heli flight from your choice of 6 Auckland Helipads, across the harbour to Waiheke Island
• Stunning horse trek around Waiheke Island
• Taxi transfer to ferry terminal
• Ferry tickets or helicopter return back to Auckland

Description:

Explore Waiheke Island’s stunning beaches and native bush on a secluded trail while riding world class horses with Waiheke Horse Treks.

Enjoy 2-3 hours of horse-trekking on a private secluded trail following the estuary, enclosed by native bush, with views of the bay. Once emerged from the bush, enjoy panoramic views of Te Matuku Bay and lush farmland.

Package Includes:

• Helicopter departure from your choice of 6 Auckland Helipads
• Fly exclusively in comfort, safety and style in our modern executive style helicopter
• INFLITE will take you on a Scenic Flight of a lifetime down the inner harbour, towards the Harbour Bridge over Auckland City, Devonport, Hauraki Gulf, Rangitoto and Waiheke Islands en route to either Waiheke Island Horse Tours or (if landings have been exceeded) Reeves Airfield located on Waiheke Island (A taxi transfer will be arranged at no extra cost if this is required)
• Enjoy 2-3 hours of horse-trekking
• A taxi transfer from Waiheke Horse Treks to Matiatia Wharf
• Return to Auckland City via a ferry harbour cruise (ferry tickets included)
• OR spoil yourself and indulge in the Helicopter return option

Optional Extras:

(additional charge will apply)

• Picnic lunch
• Te Matuku Bay Oyster Shop ‘Smoko’ picnic lunch
• Poderi Crisci or Passage Rock Winery Tour
2 - 3 Hours Helicopter AUCKLAND - SELECT 1 OF 6 LOCATIONS From $629 Per Person

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Waiheke Helicopter Luxury Transfer - From $369

Experience the most scenic & stylish way to get from Auckland to Waiheke Island with a one-way or return scenic helicopter flight. Start your Waiheke Island experience in style by flying to this island paradise in under 15 minutes.
10 - 15 Min Helicopter AUCKLAND - SELECT 1 OF 6 LOCATIONS From $369
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Waiheke Helicopter Luxury Transfer - From $369
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Waiheke Helicopter Luxury Transfer - From $369
INFLITE Central Reservations
Waiheke Helicopter Luxury Transfer - From $369
INFLITE Central Reservations
Waiheke Helicopter Luxury Transfer - From $369
INFLITE Central Reservations

Waiheke Helicopter Luxury Transfer - From $369

Highlights:

• Fly in style to Waiheke Island from your choice of 6 Auckland Helipads
• Pilot commentary

Description:


Avoid the long ferry ride to or from Waiheke Island with this scenic helicopter experience!
Depart from or land back at your choice of 6 Auckland Helipads. 

Enjoy a beautiful scenic flight where you can soak up the views of Hauraki Gulf Islands and the 800 year-old volcanic cone of Rangitoto.

Fly over Devonport Naval Base and nearby Fashionable suburbs with their golden East coast beaches and the sparkling Waitemata Harbour before landing at Reeves Airfield on Waiheke Island. 

10 - 15 Min Helicopter AUCKLAND - SELECT 1 OF 6 LOCATIONS From $369

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Deposit and Cancellation Information
WHAT HAPPENS IF I CAN'T FLY DUE TO BAD WEATHER?
Rest assured that tours booked directly with us are fully refundable if there is a cancellation due to the weather. We will do our best to work with you to reschedule your flight to suit your travel plans.