South Coast Discovery
- Duration: 40 Minutes (approx.)
- Location: Wellington, Wellington
- Product code: SCOAST
Explore what lies beyond the city with a spectacular flight over
Wellington’s pristine southern coastline. Pass closely by the
majestic Makara Wind Farm where you will get a fantastic view of
the giant windmills, remarkable examples of modern engineering
and sustainable energy.
The next heading is south to the wild, dramatic coastline where
numerous seal colonies hug the rugged shores as waves batter
into the towering cliffs. See Karori Rock Lighthouse, an enduring
testament to the shipping dangers of the Cook Strait, one of the
world’s most notorious stretches of water.
On a clear day you may be treated to views of the Marlborough
Sounds, the top of the South Island. On returning to Wellington
Harbour you will enjoy a great overview of the capital city, the
surrounding landscape and its impressive landmark buildings.
Landing opportunity for photos if weather permits.
22 minute flight. Minimum passenger numbers apply.