South Pacific Helicopters
South Pacific Helicopters offers premier whale watching and scenic flights in Kaikoura, New Zealand. For an unforgettable and unique adventures experience nature with us at South Pacific Helicopters. Capture the best of Kaikoura by air, land and sea!
South Pacific Helicopters NZ a subsidiary of South Pacific Whale Watch operating scenic flights, charters and sightseeing tours in the Kaikoura region and nationwide. From coastal landings to snow landings, to show the best of New Zealand’s scenery!
Our wide array of services includes scenic flights, whale watching and marine life experiences, heli-hunting, heli-fishing, heli-fishing, in season - heli-skiing and snow landings, kayaking and rafting access, filming, photography, research - geological or conversation enthusiasts, special occasions – weddings, anniversaries and honeymoons, plus commercial work.
Slowly orbiting around the whale in a way only a helicopter can, you get to really appreciate Kaikoura marine life. Including sperm whales, humpback whales, orca, hector dolphins, common dolphins, bottlenose dolphins, dusky dolphins, and New Zealand fur seals.
South Pacific Helicopters NZ are New Zealand’s only fully Department of Conservation permitted operator offering whale watching experiences by helicopter. Exclusive landing sites only available to South Pacific Whale Watch overlooking the Kaikoura Whale Sanctuary and the Hikurangi Marine Reserve. The amazing panoramic views of the Kaikoura Peninsula and surrounding area, with Christchurch and Wellington visible on clear days in the distance (seasonal snow landing packages available also).