Receive a 10% discount on Wings Over Whales flights in Kaikōura – use the promo code NZTT10.
See Kaikōura’s incredible marine life from above with these amazing scenic flights. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience!
Book a 30-minute flight with Wings Over Whales ($190 retail) and save 10% using the promo code NZTT10.
A family business, locally owned and operated, Wings Over Whales is the perfect way to see Kaikōura‘s incredible marine life from the air.
Flying in high-winged 7-seater planes, every passenger gets their own window seat, ensuring views like no other.
Whilst onboard, enjoy spotting whales and dolphins in Kaikōura’s stunning marine environment.
Incredibly, Kaikōura is home to sperm whales year-round. These animals can reach an impressive 18 metres in length and weigh up to 60 tonnes!
The area is also home to countless other species so be sure to keep your eyes peeled and your camera at the ready.
From this height, it’s possible to get a sense of how huge these incredible animals are — this really is an experience unlike anything else.
We highly recommend their 30-minute whale watching scenic flight – it’s the best way to spot a number of whales and marine animals without giving half a day away.
Related: The best things to do in Kaikōura.
Did you know? All whale watching flights are carried out in accordance with Department of Conservation Marine Mammal Regulations and are run by pilots who are incredibly experienced in spotting marine life.
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