Half Day White Island/Mt. Tarawera 'Floatplane Adventure" - Volcanic Air Safaris

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 ...


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  • Experience a wider overview of the Rotorua & Bay of Plenty Region.
  • Featuring all a panoramic view over lakes district, the peaks and craters of Mount Tarawera and White Island.


  • Scenic Flight


Day 1 : White Island/Mount Tarawera

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 approximately 1 hour 45 minutes in duration takes in aerial views of the wider Bay of Plenty and in addition to these renowned highlights you will see contrasting landscapes including national parks, fertile farming plains and hill country sheep and beef stations. Our stunning coastline features as do aerial views of orchards where much of the regions Kiwifruit are grown. Combined with informed and interesting commentary’s this is a fantastic way to overview the Bay of Plenty where time is limited. There is no question that this tour offers exceptional scenic value but also has the added thrill of landing and taking off from the lake in a floatplane this is definitely an experience not to be missed. (Flight time 1 hour 45 mins)

Meals: None


Pickup/Return: Our base is at the Rotorua City Lakefront, please check in at least 15 minutes prior to your departure time.

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