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  1. New Zealand
  2. Auckland (Region)
  3. Auckland
  4. Waitemata Harbour

Waiheke Island & Hauraki Gulf Scenic Seaplane Flight

Product ID: 164859
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Learn about the history of Auckland on a unique 1-hour scenic seaplane experience. Soak in picturesque views of Rangitoto, Motutapu, and Waiheke islands plus Auckland's skyline before an exhilarating water landing in Waitemata Harbour.
About this activity
Duration 60 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 7 days in advance for a full refund

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  • Admire breathtaking vistas above Auckland and over Hauraki Gulf islands
  • Learn about Auckland's history with live commentary from your experienced pilot
  • Gain a bird's-eye-view of Rangitoto, Motutapu and Waiheke islands
  • Enjoy an exhilarating water landing in the harbour then cruise back to the dock
Full description
Make your visit to Auckland Harbour memorable with a special seaplane flight over Auckland's gulf islands. Combine romance, adventure, and history on an exciting scenic flight that will showcase the very best of the Auckland region. 

Cruise out into Auckland Harbour, the very heart of the 'City of Sails', ready for take-off. Soar over the majestic Auckland City in no time. Capture as many videos and photos as you like with large side windows that slope out.

Admire beautiful city views and breath-taking coastal vistas of the Hauraki Gulf in the Pacific Ocean. Learn about the history of the Auckland region while soaking in spectacular aerial views of Rangitoto, Motutapu and Waiheke islands. Experience an exhilarating water landing in the Auckland Harbour and marvel at the picturesque city skyline. Your adventure concludes with a relaxing cruise along the harbour back to the dock at Wynyard Wharf. 
  • 30-minute scenic seaplane flight
  • Live commentary from your experienced pilot
  • Explore more of the Hauraki Gulf with an extended flight circuit
What’s Not Included
  • Transfer to Wynyard Wharf

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Seaplane Base, 11 Brigham Street, Wynyard Wharf, Auckland, New Zealand. Ensure that you arrive 20-minutes prior to departure for check-in.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Flights are subject to weather and aircraft availability. Minimum participants are required to confirm flight departures, it is recommended that you allow some flexibility in your travel plans as your exact tour date and time may be different to the option selected.
• You must provide all traveler's individual weights when booking. If a traveler's individual weight exceeds 110 kg please also contact the local operator after booking.
• Wear weather-appropriate clothing as the temperature in the plane will be similar to outside.
• Hand luggage only can be brought onboard the aircraft. If you have onward travel after your flight, your luggage can be stored free of charge at the seaplane office.
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Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 2 reviews
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Auckland Seaplanes

Product ID: 164859