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White Island/ Mount Tarawera 'Volcanic Extremes' Floatplane Adventure

White Island/ Mount Tarawera 'Volcanic Extremes' Floatplane Adventure

Fly over New Zealand’s only permanently active offshore volcano, White Island and enjoy amazing aerial views of the islands crater lake and ever changing volcanic activity. Continue across the Pacific Ocean and further inland to the site of the latest eruption in our living memory, Mount Tarawera. En route view our magnificent coast, distant national parks and volcanoes and the massive Kaiangaroa forest, before witnessing firsthand the massive craters formed during the 1886 Tarawera eruption. Our final decent brings us back to Rotorua via the stunning Waimangu Volcanic Valley and our lakes district. Allow 1 hour 45 minutes

From

NZ$ 965.00

Per Person

Highlights

  • Aerial highlights include: Northern Crater Lakes, Bay of Plenty

  • Whale Island (Motuhora)

  • "Whakaari" White Island (NZ's most active cone volcano)

  • Return flight over Mount Tarawera and Waimangu Geothermal Park

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Full Description

Fly over New Zealand’s only permanently active offshore volcano, White Island and take in amazing aerial views of the island’s crater lake and ever changing volcanic activity. Continue across the Pacific Ocean and further inland to the site of the latest eruption in our living memory, Mount Tarawera. En route, view our magnificent coast, distant national Parks, multiple volcanoes and the massive Kaiangaroa forest. Witness firsthand the massive craters formed during the 1886 Tarawera eruption. Our final decent brings us back to Rotorua via the stunning Waimangu Volcanic Valley and our Lakes District.

This captivating tour combines aerial views of the region’s most renowned scenic highlights from above with the romance of a floatplane flight taking off and landing from the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua. Experience the beauty of our lakes district and a flight over New Zealand’s iconic active volcano White Island. Followed by the peaks and craters of a sleeping giant Mount Tarawera and the surreal colours Waimangu Volcanic Valley.

Take in aerial views of the wider Bay of Plenty and the contrasting landscapes of national parks, fertile farming plains and hill country sheep and cattle stations,stunning coastline features as do aerial views of orchards.

TOUR INCLUDES

Views of Northern Lakes, White Island, Bay of Plenty, Pacific Coastline, Mount Tarawera, Lake Tarawera, Waimangu Volcanic Valley and the Crater Lakes.

Includes

Meeting Point

Lakefront Drive, Rotorua City Lakefront

Additional Information

Cancellation policy

Full refund if cancelled up to 24 hours before activity starts.

Good weather is required for this experience. If we need to cancel due to poor weather, you'll be offered a different date or a full refund.

There is a minimum number of travellers for this experience. If the minimum isn't met and we need to cancel, we will offer a different date/experience or a full refund.

Terms
This trip requires a minimum of 2 adult fares. Should Volcanic Air cancel the booking due to unsuitable weather conditions, or for circumstances beyond our control, then a full refund will apply. Children under 2 are free, children aged 2-11 years pay a child fee which is 75% of the adult fare, 12 years and older pay full adult fare. Tour duration, flight times and inclusions may vary due to weather conditions, volcanic activity and passenger loadings. Excursion landings are undertaken at passengers' own risk and such landings are at your pilot’s sole discretion. Any passenger exceeding 135kgs as weighted by Volcanic Air will be required to pay two adult fares.

From

NZ$ 965.00

Per Person

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Lakefront Drive, Rotorua, New Zealand, 3010

TOUR 4A - WHITE ISLAND/MOUNT TARAWERA "FLOATPLANE ADVENTURE"

This captivating tour combines aerial views of the region’s most renowned scenic highlights from above with the romance of a floatplane flight where we land and take off from the shores of beautiful Lake Rotorua. Experience the beauty of our lakes district, the peaks and craters of Mount Tarawera and a flight over New Zealand’s only permanently active volcano 'White Island. This flight of appr...Show More
Duration: 1 Hours 25 Mins
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