Scenic Heli Gold

1 day Queenstown to Queenstown Year-round $2,295 - 2 Adults & 2 Children

Join us and embrace the mountains of Central Otago that make this region a destination for visitors from all over the world and home for Adventure Junkies.

This 1 Day package includes a thrilling Queenstown Jet Boat Adventure and a scenic regional highlights road tour that includes a visit to the world-famous AJ Hackett Bungy Bridge, and a Gold Panning and Chinese village tour at the historic and super scenic Kawarau Goldfields.  Also included is an incredible 45-minute helicopter flight that takes you to the top of the mountains around Cromwell for an Alpine landing that gives you the very best views of the entire region!

Package prices are based on 2 Adults and 2 Children with an Adult being 15 years and above.  Let us know your family size and ages and we'll provide you with a customised quote.

 

 

 

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This trip runs on demand so please let us know your preferred trip date below.  
This family package can be easily customised for different sized families and can accommodate multiple families travelling together. Please contact us for with your requirements for a customised quote.
*Adults = 15 Years +
*Minimum age = 10 Years old

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Trip Details

Locations:

Queenstown, Cromwell

Other Inclusions:
  • Lunch
  • Same day airport transfers if required
Meals: Lunch

Day One

We'll collect you from your local Queenstown accommodation and head directly to Queenstown Bay for a 1 hour Jet Boat adventure!  These powerful jet boats explore 47km of Lake Wakatipu and the Kawarau River and provide awesome views and lots of 360 degree spins for a truly exhilarating Queenstown experience. 

Once back on dry land we'll depart Queenstown and begin making our way deeper into Central Otago on a regional highlights tour that is filled with history, adventure, and incredible scenery.  We visit Coronet Peak Ski field for Remarkable views of the Wakatipu Basin and plenty of action as paragliders and hang gliders fly off the side of the mountain and soar into the distance.  We'll also visit historic and picturesque Arrowtown and drive through the world-famous vineyards of the Gibbston Valley before taking in the impressive and super scenic Kawarau Gorge that brings us to our destination of Cromwell, the stone fruit capital of New Zealand. 

After lunch, we'll jump aboard the helicopter for an incredible 45-minute scenic flight that provides truly spectacular views of the region, and that includes and alpine landing on top of the mountain!

Once we land back at the airport we will continue on to explore the Cromwell region which offers a historic old town as well as gold fields from which the town was born.  There are numerous orchards and vineyards to visit as well as the Highlands Motorsport Park for Go karting and high octane race car experiences. 
On our way back to Queenstown we'll make one final stop at the world-famous AJ Hackett Bungy bridge before dropping you back to your accommodation.

Thunder Jet

This one hour trip is the ultimate jet boating adventure.  Thunder Jet delivers an exhilarating Queenstown experience of on-water thrills skimming the water at exciting speeds of up to 95kmph and loaded with 360ยบ spins!

These amazing jet boats are powered with 2 V8 engines delivering 820 horsepower and are skippered by skilled, experienced and professional drivers who'll jet you through 47km of stunning New Zealand landscapes complemented by storytelling and commentary.

 

Thunder Jet
Duration: 1 Hour.
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Heli Flight & Alpine Landing

Take to the skies for a birds-eye view of the snow-capped rugged mountain ranges of Central Otago and stunning blue waters of Lake Dunstan, and the Kawarau and Clutha Rivers.

Lifting off from the Cromwell helipad in a luxury MD600N Helicopter, this extended scenic flight not only provides the best regional views and pilot commentary but also includes an alpine landing on the Old Woman or Pisa range for an incredible photo opportunity.

Heli Flight & Alpine Landing
Duration: 45 minutes
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Coronet Peak Lookout

Remarkable views from Coronet Peak overlooking the Wakatipu Basin.

Coronet Peak Lookout
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Kawarau Bungy Bridge

Visit the world-famous AJ Hackett Kawarau Bungy Bridge, the world's first commercial site!

Kawarau Bungy Bridge
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