Land on the site of the largest eruption in New
Zealands living memory and enjoy stunning views
from the summit of Mount Tarawera. Vast colorful
craters, distant volcanoes, national parks and the
Rotorua Lakes district can all be viewed weather
permitting. Complementing this spellbinding scenery
your pilot/guide will share informative commentary
about the Volcanoes history including the famous
1886 eruption which destroyed the Pink and White
Contrasting volcanoes and landscapes
combine to provide an unforgettable lifetime
excursion. From the steaming crater floor of White
Island to the high and exposed summit of Mount
Tarawera, experience New Zealand’s two most
prominent volcanic features.
Words cannot express the experience
that is walking on the active crater floor of this
unique lunar landscape, part of our Pacific ring of
fire. Located 52 km’s off the Bay of Plenty Coastline,
White Island’s active Volcanic vents, steaming Crater
Lake, bubbling hot streams and desolate mining
ruins combine to create a surreal experience. When
present, the sighting of Dolphins in the Pacific Ocean
over which we fly combine to create an inspiring
This excursion leads you through some of
the local areas most prominent volcanic landmarks.
From Crater Lakes to the unique Tarawera Falls,
experience the grandeur of Mount Tarawera before
continuing your adventure on to the renowned
thermal reserves of Waimangu and Wai-O-Tapu.
Stunning scenic highlights offer a rewarding overview
of the region’s underlying volcanic activity.
Stunning Crater lakes, imposing national parks and
Rotorua’s renowned thermal activity all feature in this
short but captivating taste of our local area.
Enjoy spectacular aerial views of the following lakes:
Blue (Tiki Tapu), Green (Rotokakahi), Okareka,
Tarawera, Okataina and Rotorua.
Experience the thrill of a helicopter flight whilst taking
in stunning views of Rotorua city, Lake Rotorua and
surrounding regions from above.