Day trip

Queenstown Exclusive Helicopter & Private Wine Tour

Queenstown Exclusive Helicopter & Private Wine Tour

From US$ 641.92 per person

Fly a private helicopter over the Kawarau Gorge and admire scenic alpine views with an alpine landing. Taste the renowned wines of two Central Otago wine regions and learn more about the history and culture of this unique part of New Zealand.

About this activity

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Duration 5 hours
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Queenstown Hotel or private rental pick up available - please provide accommodation details
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  • Embark on a spectacular, 30 minute helicopter flight over the Southern Alps
  • Enjoy an a la carte lunch and glass of premium wine
  • Savor wine tastings at three local vineyards across two Central Otago wine regions
Full description
Depart Queenstown mid-morning for your first tasting in the Gibbston Valley wine region. Be met after your tasting by your luxury Airbus H120 helicopter for a spectacular one-way, scenic flight over Central Otago wine country and the Southern Alps. After making a spectacular alpine landing, you will have time for photos amidst the dramatic mountain surrounds that form a stunning backdrop to the Central Otago wine region. From there, you'll be met upon landing by your expert wine guide who will continue to give you expert knowledge of the region whilst chauffeuring you by road to various wineries.  The tour includes an optional visit to a picturesque, historic gold mining town (Arrowtown) and courtesy pickup and drop-off in Queenstown. It lasts approximately five hours.
  • Helicopter ride
  • Lunch
  • Wine tastings
  • Bottled water (however, we encourage all guests to bring their own reusable water bottles to help reduce the impact of plastic on our environment)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    Traveler requirements
    • You must fill out a travel information form

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    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card

    Know before you go

    • Please advise of any dietary requirements
    • Please bring jacket, ID, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
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