Phone: 64 3 3195548

Phone (Other): 08003600886

Hours Open:

  • Weekdays: 8am–5pm
  • Saturday: 8am–5pm
  • Sunday: 8am–3pm
  • Father's Day: 8am–5pm
  • Labour Day: 8am–5pm
  • Guy Fawkes Night: 8am–5pm

Venue Types: Airborne, Discovery, Tour

Amenities: Guided Tours Available

Suitable for Ages: Families

Ticket Information:

  • Buy Tickets – 64 3 3195548
  • Additional fees may apply

South Pacific Helicopters NZ is centrally located in Kaikoura town main street. We offer a whale watching experience like no other. South Pacific Whale Watch provide a unique perspective of the amazing sperm whales and the other abundant marine life found in the area. Whale watching by helicopter is also the perfect answer for those travelling with small children, with impaired mobility, or those susceptible to seasickness.

New Zealand’s only operator fully permitted by Department of Conservation, offering whale watching experiences by helicopter . Our 'Aftershock Adventure' flight captures the massive recovery effort of SH1, the incredible Papatea Fault visible along the coastline. as well as the Hapuku River Dam which was created during the earthquake and Clarence Valley damages.

Contact our team today!

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