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Address: 515 Memorial Avenue | Harewood, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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+64 3-358 4360
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Experience the very best views New Zealand has to offer on a heli adventure...

Experience the very best views New Zealand has to offer on a heli adventure flight. See the sights of Christchurch city or choose one of our exciting packages from whale watching, jetboating,vineyards or the majestic scenery of Akaroa – just 15 minutes away!

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Christchurch Helicopter Tour
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Scenic flight over Christchurch

I went on this trip as a birthday present. Although a bit hesitant, Ryan the pilot put me at ease right away and the trip was brilliant.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 February 2017
John B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I went on this trip as a birthday present. Although a bit hesitant, Ryan the pilot put me at ease right away and the trip was brilliant.

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Thank John B
Daventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Absolutely superb flight on a beautiful clear slightly windy day. Breathtaking views and wonderful narrative and info by our pilot Jonno. We were taken up on our own which I didnt expect as on previous helicopter flights been in with other people to fill up the plane. If you are considering taking a sightseeing flight look to these guys to... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

First time been in a helicopter and it was awesome :) Thank you for the experience and will do it again

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Thank glenladkin
Alison F, Director of Sales at Garden City Helicopters, responded to this review

many thanks for your review of your City Scenic flight. we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. best regards Alison More 

christchurch
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Loved the experience of flying over the city Lyttelton/Sumner and Redcliffs. Still so many empty spaces in the inner city. Juliette was a great pilot, many thanks

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Thank crackr
Alison F, Director of Sales at Garden City Helicopters, responded to this review

Thank you for your endorsement and also the lovely comment regarding Juliette. Will be sure to make sure she is aware. best regards Alison More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We flew Christchurch to Akaroa and back. Time for lunch and a quick walk-around in between flights. It was amazing. Highly recommend it. Still buzzing 2 weeks later!

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Thank Amanda P
Alison F, Director of Sales at Garden City Helicopters, responded to this review

hello Amanda, thanks for taking the time to let us know about your experience with us. this is one of my favourite local Christchurch things to do, so pleased you agree. best wishes Alison More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We flew from Christchurch to Akaroa and it was incredible, friendly staff, and such an amazing experience.

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Thank Jemma W
Alison F, Director of Sales at Garden City Helicopters, responded to this review

Hello Jemma, just a quick message to say thanks very much for taking the time to review your helicopter experience with us. Great to hear you had a lovely time, those views over to Akaroa are amazing! thanks Alison More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This was a 20 minute scenic flight of Christchurch. The staff were friendly flight absolutely amazing so much to see from buildings, landmarks, coastlines. It is amazing on a clear day how easy everything is to see. For 20 minutes you get to see so much , highly recommend this activity

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Thank Straittford-Miller
Alison F, Director of Sales at Garden City Helicopters, responded to this review

hello and many thanks for your lovely review of your scenic helicopter flight with Garden City Helicopters. We are thrilled you had such a great time. please do come again and experience one of our other many product offerings. best wishes Alison More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Really informative and fun, great experience. Very professional instruction and I felt very safe.Thanks. I would definitely recommend Garden City Helicopters.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I bought three TreatMe Vouchers to run together for a special present for my man's 65th birthday. The ladies in the office were fabulous and so helpful about providing a gift voucher and with advice regarding weight, weather etc. We arrived on time and after Ryan, the helicopter pilot/instructor had run through the basics out in the field they were... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Best legal and affordable thrill in Christchurch. The admin staff and the pilot were really helpful and friendly. Very laid back 'kiwi' attitude about the place that would put the most nervous visitor at ease. I would highly recommend to anyone.

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