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In the Air

Get a bird’s eye view of our 125km-long coastline, inland hills, offshore islands, sparkling estuaries, city suburbs and outlying rural towns. There’s no better way to get your bearings – and your thrills – than from up above!

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Skydive Tauranga

Tauranga

Enjoy breathtaking views expanding all the way from White Island to the Coromandel and Mount Ruapehu with a 20 minute scenic flight. And if that wasn’t enough to take your breath away, freefalling back towards Tauranga at 200km/h might help!

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Aerius Helicopters Mount and Maketu Scenic Flight

Tauranga

The best of the best, this flight takes in the features of all our shorter flights and combines them into one mega flight. Fly along the white beaches from the Mount main beach to Maketu.

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Aerius Helicopters Papamoa Hills Scenic Flight

Tauranga

Departing Tauranga your flight will cover the beaches, around the Mount up the inner harbour to Omokoroa before tracking back to the airport via the Papamoa hills.

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Aerius Helicopters Tarawera and Rotorua Lakes Scenic Flight

Tauranga

Enjoy the views of the Tauranga region before heading over vast expanses of flourishing native and pine forests to the many and varied geothermal areas of the Rotorua.

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Tauranga Aero Club

Mt Maunganui

Flying Club offering aviation minded folks social and participation involvement in their chosen hobby.

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Classic Flyers Museum

Tauranga

During your travels through the Bay of Plenty and in particular Mount Maunganui, visit the Classic Flyers Historic Aviation Museum for an attraction to visit that combines a unique historic aviation museum with a first class cafe & bar.

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Gyrate NZ

Tauranga

Exhilarating​ open air flying in a Gyroplane suitable for adrenile junkies or sedate scenic tourists. Experience hands on control or soak up the Bay of Plenty from a bird's eye perspective.

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Sun Air Scenic Flights

Tauranga

Our friendly, experienced pilots can fly you over steaming White Island, an active marine volcano, or over the Rotorua lakes to the barren hulk of Mt Tarawera.

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AIR CHATHAMS DC3 SCENIC FLIGHTS

Tauranga

Air Chathams and Classic Flyers together bring you a unique experience and an adventure of a lifetime flying in a 1945 Douglas DC3. The scenic flight captures spectacular views around the city of Tauranga and to other points of interest in the beautiful Bay of Plenty.

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Aerius Helicopters Scenic Coast with Beach Landing

Tauranga

Take to the skies with this scenic helicopter tour passing by Mount Maunganui heading to the Coromandel coast for an incredible beach landing!

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