Whale Watching by Plane | Family Package

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Whale Watching from the air is renown to be reminiscent of the fluke of a whale, and the Kaikōura ranges rising up behind with their snow-capped peaks. An adventure for 2 adults 2 children! Book your Whale Watching by Plane | Family Package here.

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Whale and Dolphin Watching in Kaikōura

Book the Whale Watching by Plane | Family Package in advance! Experience the majestic whales and playful dolphins in their natural habitat. Gain a unique insight into their fascinating world. Kaikōura, a beautiful location, is home to sperm whales throughout the year. It’s also a popular migratory and feeding route for many other marine species. The coastal waters of Kaikōura are teeming with a diverse range of marine life, making it a haven for marine biologists and nature lovers alike. The rich marine ecosystem here is due to the deep underwater canyons close to shore. These canyons create nutrient-rich upwellings that attract a wide variety of marine species. The abundance of food in these waters also attracts a variety of seabirds, making it a birdwatcher’s paradise.

The Magnitude of Whales

From the air, passengers can witness the true size of the world’s largest mammal, the whale. These magnificent creatures can reach an impressive length of 18 metres. They can weigh up to a staggering 60 tonnes! The sight of these gentle giants gracefully navigating the ocean depths is truly awe-inspiring. Their sheer size and power are a testament to the wonders of nature. Observing them in their natural environment is a humbling experience that underscores the importance of marine conservation. It’s a reminder of our responsibility to protect these creatures and their habitats for future generations. The whales are not the only attraction, as the area is also home to several species of dolphins, seals, and other marine life.

Wings Over Whales Kaikōura

Wings Over Whales Kaikōura operates high-winged aircraft. This design allows each passenger their own window seat. It provides optimal, unobstructed viewing of these marine giants. All whale watching flights in Kaikōura adhere to the Department of Conservation Marine Mammal Regulations. Our experienced pilots and guides ensure a safe and informative journey, providing insightful commentary throughout the flight. We are committed to responsible tourism and strive to minimize our impact on these magnificent creatures and their habitat. Our aircraft are equipped with the latest technology to ensure a smooth and comfortable flight. Our team is passionate about marine conservation and dedicated to providing an unforgettable experience.

Flight Details and Pricing

Whale Watching by Plane | Family Package – Passengers should allow 30 minutes for check-in and another 30 minutes for the flight. The price includes two adults and two children. The normal price is $640. This is a unique opportunity to witness these magnificent creatures in their natural environment, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Don’t miss this chance to embark on an unforgettable adventure and gain a deeper appreciation for the wonders of the marine world. Book your flight today and join us in the skies over Kaikōura for an experience you’ll never forget. We look forward to welcoming you aboard and sharing this incredible experience with you.

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Peketa, Kaikōura 7374, New Zealand

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1 review for Whale Watching by Plane | Family Package

  1. Lindsay – New Zealand (verified owner)

    Great flight and great staff,very disappointed that whale watch became water watch

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