Auckland Seaplanes operates nostalgic DeHavilland Bever floatplanes flying passengers to luxury lodges and hotels on Waiheke and Kawau Islands. Or spectacular scenic flights over the Hauraki Gulf and beyond to Great Barrier Island.
Departing from the heart of Auckland city, your float plane will take you in an island hop to Great Barrier Island the black sands of the West Coast. Visit the Governor’s Mansion on Kawau Island and maybe view whale and dolphins from the air.
Or zoom over Auckland’s harbour bridge, past the Sky Tower and out to view the stunning crater of Rangitoto, Auckland’s most recent volcano.
Fly and dine to the beautiful Kawau Island, land on Vivian Bay and walk up the jetty to The Beach House. Relax over an exquisite lunch prepared by chef. Stay a few days, wake to the lapping waters of Vivian Bay and simply unwind. Or experience the world-renowned vineyards on Waiheke Island. Land on the tranquil waters of the bay and enjoy wine tasting accompanied by a delicious lunch platter.Barefoot luxury at The Boatshed Boutique Hotel – enjoy the casual atmosphere of this hip, chic luxury hotel.