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Helicopter Experiences

South Pacific Helicopters, a subsidiary of South Pacific Whale Watch, operates private and commercial charters.

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 conservation enthusiasts, special occasions – weddings, anniversaries and honeymoons, plus commercial work. 

Our packages offer exclusive landing sites available only to South Pacific Whale Watch as New Zealand’s only fully Department of Conservation permitted operator offering whale watching experiences by helicopter, weather dependent options.

We operate nationwide, let South Pacific Helicopters show you the best of New Zealand's scenery!



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Kaikoura Ultimate Adventure

Unveiling natures creativity

Kaikoura Ultimate Adventure is an incredible experience capturing the best of Kaikoura's magnificent vistas of coastal s...

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Kaikoura Aftershock Adventure

Heli-Geo Tour - duration of 40 mins

This is South Pacific Helicopters NZ's exclusive flight that showcases natures force, the geological and environmental c...

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Heli Weddings

Unforgettable Wedding Flights

Your bespoke once in a lifetime New Zealand destination wedding will include an exciting helicopter flight to get marrie...

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Photography & Film

Birds Eye View

Photographing and filming from a helicopter is a fun and unique experience. Sometimes shooting from the air is essential...

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Heli Hunting

Deer, tahr, chamois, goat, boar

Private wilderness charter flights to premier trophy hunting locations:South Pacific Helicopters offers a heli hunting s...

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Scenic Flights

On Top Of The World

We operate scenic flights and sightseeing tours in the Kaikoura region and nationwide, from marine wildlife to coastal l...

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Transportation and Surveys

New Zealand is renowned for its environment and conservation work. South Pacific Helicopters aids organisations such as ...

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Heli Skiing & Snowboarding

Fresh Powder (Seasonal from June - October)

Fly to untracked terrain on exclusive heli charters to explore the untouched powder of some of New Zealand's best backco...

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Heli Kayaking & Rafting

White Water Adrenaline Enthusiasts

South Pacific Helicopters transfers you to your kayaking or rafting (drop off and pick up point):Combine the thrill of w...

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Heli Fishing

Wild Rivers

Spend more time fishing and less time getting there...It's no secret that New Zealand has some of the best backcountry f...

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Gift Voucher

Make someones day

Give the gift of adventure and unforgettable views, with a South Pacific Whale Watch by South Pacific Helicopters gift v...

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