Marlborough Sounds scenic flights Picton

Scenic Flights

There is no better way to take in the magnificance of the Marlborough Sounds than through a private scenic flight on Picton Float Plane. A bird's eye view of the region is truly a breath-taking experience, a once in a lifetime opportunity.

Experience the unforgettable sights of Marlborough Sounds, flying over spectacular Queen Charlotte Sound, or go further to D'Urville Island and the amazing todal torrent!

Choose from

10 min scenic flight Take off from our base in Picton and enjoy the wonders of the magical Marlborough sounds. We fly over the Pelorus Sound and Queen Charlotte Sounds, a stunning overview for all ages. $110 per person plus GST (minimum 2 passengers)

Marlborough Sounds Scenic Flight (20 minutes)Take off from Picton Harbour the home of the Interisland ferries for your seaplane flight highlighting the magnificence of Queen Charlotte Sound and its track, Keneperu Sound and Pelorus Sound. $190 pp plus GST

Marlborough Sounds Grand Tour (40 minutes) featuring all of the Marlborough Sounds Scenic Flight with the bonus of flying over French Pass, d'Urville Island and Ship Cove. D'Urville Island/French Pass $395.00 pp plus GST.

1 hour scenic flight This Marlborough Sounds scenic flight will take you over Durville Island and the Tasman sea. The floatplane will circle over this Island with amazing views of Abel Tasman and Nelson Bays returning via the Queen Charlotte Track and Ship Cove. $550 pp plus GST

Abel Tasman (90 minutes) tour the best of the top of the South Island scenery, flying over the Marlborough Sounds and on to cross Tasman Bay and the Abel Tasman National Park. $750 pp plus GST.

Scenic adventure

Add a landing with lunch and enjoy Marlborough's great seafood and wine for an extraordinary experience. Satisfaction guaranteed!!

D'Urville Island Fly out across Queen Charlotte Sound and land at D'urville Island Wilderness Resort. Enjoy one hour or so on the ground with time for lunch featuring local produce, walk through to waterfall and then a return flight taking in the highlights of French Pass, maybe dolphin watching. (with a landing and lunch) $475.00 pp plus GST

Special occasions Looking for a romantic venue for anniversary, birthday, proposal. Choose fron a dozen beaches we will organise a special picnic with wine - just show up and we will do the rest.Email us now and we will work out a special package just for you. 
From $350.00 per person, minimum of 2 fares per trip.Group discounts are available.

Premier Abel Tasman/Marlborough Sounds (total time 4 hours) Leave Picton and fly over the Keneperu and Pelorus Sounds, Durville Island, cross Tasman Bay to Abel Tasman National Park where we land for a 2 hour walk along part of the wonderful Abel Tasman Coast Track. Lunch at Awaroa Lodge or picnic.
From $950.00 per person. minimum of 2 fares per trip.Group discounts are available.

Fly/walk Queen Charlotte Track - fly out to Ship Cove, you choose 2 or 3 or 4 hours walk along the Queen Charlotte Track, then we will meet you with a picnic lunch - and fly you back to Picton.

Create your own scenic adventure or we can build a special package just for you, limited only by your imagination!
From $450.00 per person, minimum of 2 fares per trip.Group discounts are available.