Bay of Many Coves Helicopter Tour with 3-Course Lunch from Wellington

Wellington, New Zealand
Bay of Many Coves Helicopter Tour with 3 Course Lunch from Wellington

From US$587.12

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Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 3 hours
  • Flight time: 40 minutes
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Across the Cook Strait is the Marlborough Sounds, a cluster of picturesque bays, inlets and islands. Set in one of these bays is the Bay of Many Coves Resort, a luxury hotel that can only be accessed by boat or helicopter. Your helicopter will leave the Wellington waterfront and fly you over the Cook Strait to the Resort. Once there, you’ll be treated to a three-course lunch at the resort’s gourmet restaurant The Foredeck.
  • Don’t take the long way round: avoid the ferries and the winding car rides and take a helicopter straight to the Resort
  • Take in scenic views of the Cook Strait and the North and South Islands from your helicopter ride
  • Choose from a seasonal menu featuring fresh local produce
  • Dine with a view over the picturesque Bay of Many Coves

What's Included

  • Helicopter scenic tour
  • 3-course meal and a glass of wine
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local taxes
  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • 19 Jervois Quay
    19 Jervois Quay, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand

    Departure Point: Wellington waterfront, Queens Wharf Address: Shed 1, 19 Jervois Quay Dates: Daily Return point: Return to same departure location

Start time

11:30 AM

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Subject to availability of the resort
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum passenger numbers apply before a flight can proceed
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.


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Tight Turns to Amazing Trip
Ashley_M, Oct 2022
The helicopter ride, our pilot who gave us great commentries, the lunch was yummy, the resort wow and the staff were all amazing!
Response from Host, Oct 2022
Great to hear that the trip met your expectations Ash. It's not a terrible way to spend an afternoon! We look forward to flying you again. Cheers Dai
Flight and Lunch in Paradise
Tania_N, Apr 2021
Awesome flight from Wellington to Bay of Many Coves for a beautiful lunch at a tranquil spot. Definitely recommend, well worth every cent!

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