Ever wanted to fly an aeroplane? Now’s your chance!

Learn the basics of flying whilst enjoying stunning views of the spectacular Kaikoura mountain range and coastline from the air.

The experience includes:

  • a briefing on the controls of the aircraft and the flight
  • a 25 minute flight
  • a certificate of your flight experience which you can use towards further flight training

Air Kaikoura is a small, friendly Aeroclub, which provides flight instruction and whale flights. All our pilots are, or are training to be, flight instructors –  our team is enthusiastic about providing our customers with an experience of a lifetime.

Flight time 25 minutes. You need to allow about 1 hour total.

We have two aircraft available:

            Eurofox A-240 Cessna 172 or Piper Archer
Pilot-a-Plane $120 $170
Extra passenger (max 2) n/a 1 passenger $ included


Conditions: Maximum weights may apply and all flights are weather dependent and at the pilot’s discretion.