A scenic flight with Volcanic Air Safari is the best way to maximise your sightseeing in Rotorua. Choose from an extensive range of flight options either by taking a helicopter ride, or choose a floatplane tour where you get to take-off and land on the water! Our Rotorua flight services can also take you to some of the region's best attractions such as "Hells Gate", the Buried Village and the geothermal wonderland of "Waimangu".
There are 15 beautiful lakes in Rotorua and from above you will be able to see these glistening hidden gems along with steaming geysers, volcanoes and lush native bushland, all of which would easily be missed when travelling on the ground. Our knowledgeable pilots will circumnavigate you over the most stunning natural features of this extraordinary geothermal area while giving insightful commentary. Highlights include; flying over majestic Mt Tarawera, seeing the steamy mud pools of “Hells Gate”, and there is also the option of landing on White Island, New Zealand’s most active volcano! Taking a joy flight with Volcanic Air Safari is a must-do activity while visiting Rotorua. It is definitely one of the best attractions in Rotorua and an experience that you will never forget!