Spot whales and dolphins in their natural habitat on a 45-minute Hauraki Gulf scenic flight from Waiheke Aerodrome. The Hauraki Gulf Explorer scenic flight takes you on an aerial adventure across Waiheke Island, the Hauraki Gulf and the Coromandel Peninsula. Enjoy informative and entertaining commentary along the way from your friendly Waiheke Wings pilot. The Hauraki Gulf scenic flight is perfect for nature lovers and sightseers visiting Waiheke Island, a picturesque destination located just a one-hour ferry ride from downtown Auckland. Departing from Waiheke Aerodrome, this fixed wing aircraft flight will have you marvelling at incredible landscapes, crystal-blue waters, and the diverse marine life that call this area home. During your scenic flight, keep an eye out for majestic whales and playful dolphins in the Hauraki Gulf, located between Waiheke Island and the Coromandel Peninsula. This area is home to approximately 45 Bryde's whales, as well as migrating whales and dolphins throughout the year. The experienced Waiheke Wings pilots will ensure you have the best vantage point to see these incredible creatures. Whether you're a local looking to explore your own backyard or a visitor seeking an unforgettable experience, the Hauraki Gulf scenic flight is a must-do activity in Waiheke Island and Auckland. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the awe-inspiring views as the knowledgeable Waiheke Wings pilots provide informative commentary throughout the flight.