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Salt Air Tours

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Address: 69 Marsden Road, Paihia 0247, New Zealand
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Salt Air's helicopter and fixed wing scenic flights and tours offer you a...

Salt Air's helicopter and fixed wing scenic flights and tours offer you a unique and memorable experience of the Bay of Islands and Northland from the air with spectacular coastline views and island scenery. Our guided tour options and island escapes will also leave you with an appreciation of our beaches, local history, culture and coastal environment that is uniquely Northland.

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Cape Reinga Half-Day Tour including Scenic Flight

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Cape Reinga Half Day Tour

Best way to see the Northland Peninsula. Pilot was great, very informative. Stops for coffee and sand tobogganing just the right adds.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Conroe, Texas
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Conroe, Texas
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best way to see the Northland Peninsula. Pilot was great, very informative. Stops for coffee and sand tobogganing just the right adds.

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great rating of our Cape Reinga Tour - glad you enjoyed it! More 

Killearn, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In January I took the Salt Air package from Kerikeri Airport to Cape Reinga 1/2 day trip to the far north of New Zealand,7 of us plus the pilot took off from Kerikeri Airport,and I was fortunate to get the seat next to the pilot.The weather was excellent ,little or no wind to speak of.The pilot was excellent in pointing... More 

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Such a wonderful descriptive review of our Cape Reinga Tour, thanks so much. We are pleased you found it such a wonderful experience to remember for your trip to New Zealand. More 

Honolulu
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a perfect afternoon for our helicopter flight out to the Hole in the Rock. It was A wonderful scenic trip which gave us a different view of the area. The Bay of Islands is truly full of Islands which are just like jewels in the sun. The photograph taken by Salt Air staff to commemorate our flight was... More 

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Yes it's such a beautiful area to fly over isn't it! Thanks for flying with us and sharing your experience on Tripadvisor, we appreciate the excellent rating. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must do! Wow! Great pilot that showed us the most amazing view over the Bay of Islands. We never would have got to see the Hole in the Rock or Cape Brett without this 20 minute flight. Worth every cent. Super professional company. Highly recommended.

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great feedback on our helicopter scenic flight, we appreciate the lovely comments and high recommendation. More 

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5 reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had booked the flight to Cape Reinga back in England. Unfortunately we arrived in Paihia at about the same time as Cyclone Debbie, so our flight was cancelled due to the bad weather. We were really keen to take this trip, so seeing that good weather was forecast later in the week, we stayed on longer at our hotel... More 

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Great decision to stay a bit longer to do our tour! Thanks from all the team on your lovely feedback More 

Paihia, New Zealand
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

James Cross · April 7, 2017 Kia ora ,, Salt Air ,Wow ,, Such An Amazing Experence, One i will always Remember !!! ,,,, & also being My 1st Time in A Helicopter .. Friendly Staff , Awesome Time Enjoyed By All !! , ,, Great Touch Down On Motu Kokako ,, Best Pilot & Tour Guide Eva !!!!! and... More 

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Hey James thanks for the wonderful feedback and comments. It was certainly our pleasure to take you to experience Motu Kokako! More 

Napier, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

we had an amazing day, flying up 90 mile beach, visiting the Cape and the sand dunes before flying back down the east coast. Friendly staff, really looked after us, it was a great experience.

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Wonderful to hear you were looked after well and had a great day on our tour to Cape Reinga. More 

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Today we had a fantastic trip up to Cape Reinga. I've always wanted to see this part of Northland and despite the early morning fog we had a fantastic trip. Joyce a Northland Local is extremely knowledgeable. Our pilot was fantastic and again very knowledgeable. A great value for money flight and drive.

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review, we appreciate your comments and glad you enjoyed it. More 

Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Having wanted to go up to Cape Reinga and then realised that it would take 3 hours to get there by coach you look at alternatives. Salt Air offer an alternative and an experience that you will never forget from being picked up from your hotel to a flight that blows your mind with the scenery and the colours. It... More 

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

We loving making people smile so mission accomplished, thanks so much for your great review More 

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

A trip to Cape Reinga is generally on most people’s list if they come to New Zealand. And we were no exception. You can drive there – an 11 hour return trip on a coach from Paihia – or fly – a fabulous half day excursion from Bay of Islands airport. We chose the latter. The worst bit of the... More 

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saltairpaihia, Manager at Salt Air Tours, responded to this review

We're pleased you chose our tour to explore the Cape Reinga area and even more pleased that you found it good value for money. Thanks for sharing your experience with others. More 

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