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Private Wings over Whales Tour

Experience a unique perspective soaring above the wildlife 

Private Tour Details

This is a Private Tour. Your party will have exclusive use of a luxury SUV, along with a dedicated Canterbury Trails Guide for the day.

Embark on a captivating journey departing from Christchurch, traversing the picturesque pastoral landscapes of North Canterbury, where rolling hills meet the Pacific. Arriving in Kaikoura, a coastal gem where mountains kiss the sea, immerse yourself in the majesty of nature's grandeur.

Join us for an unforgettable Wings over Whales Flight.

From the air passengers can experience the true magnitude of the world’s largest mammal, the whale. These animals can reach an impressive 18 metres in length and weigh up to 60 tonne! Wings Over Whales Kaikōura operate high-winged aircraft, which allows each person their own window seat and optimal, unobstructed viewing. Set your sights on the majestic Sperm Whales and playful Dusky Dolphins that grace these pristine waters. Be on the lookout for other magnificent species, including Southern Right, Humpback, and Pilot whales.

After your flight, indulge in a delightful café lunch, savoring the flavors of local cuisine amidst the breathtaking backdrop of Kaikoura's coastal charm. Then, embark on a scenic drive to a lookout point, where panoramic vistas of the peninsula and the boundless Pacific Ocean unfold before you.

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  • Comply with all Marine Mammal Regulations.
  • Locally owned & operated
  • Highly trained Pilots
  • High winged aircraft for unobstructed viewing
  • Suitable for all ages