• Tailor Made Tours and Charters
Volcanic Air Safaris
    Tailor Made Tours and Charters
    A journey with Volcanic Air will embrace the culture and pride of this mysterious and stunning destination
  • Explore Mt Tarawera's Volcanic Trail of Destruction
Volcanic Air Safaris
    Explore Mt Tarawera's Volcanic Trail of Destruction
    Mt. Tarawera's lunar-like landscape and its 8 kilometre long crater rift is a source of wonder to both visitors and locals alike
  • Land on and Explore White Islands Active Crater Floor
Volcanic Air Safaris
    Land on and Explore White Islands Active Crater Floor
    Fly to and land on New Zealand’s only permanently active volcano White Island
  • White Island NZ's Most Active Volcano
Volcanic Air Safaris
    White Island NZ's Most Active Volcano
    This active island volcano constantly emits a cloud of steam and periodically erupts
  • White Island and Tarawera Volcanic Combo
Volcanic Air Safaris
    White Island and Tarawera Volcanic Combo
    Experience the thrill of combining our two signature helicopter tours landing on both Mount Tarawera and White Island. By Helicopter

Cruise Ship Packages

Volcanic Air are listed as a cruise ship friendly operator and have developed a number of flight packages to allow you easy access to view some of the most dramatic landscape this region has on offer during your visit to these beautiful shores.

Rotorua is a short one hour drive by coach or 45 minutes by car and flights departing from here offer the best value for money and scenery in this region  

Cruise Packages

White Island – Helicopter Landing ex Tauranga returning to Rotorua or visa versa
Mt Tarawera Landing - via Helicopter
Orakei Korako – the Hidden Valley via Floatplane

Options include flights and tours around our local region featuring, White Island, Mount Tarawera, the Rotorua Lakes District and our vibrant geothermal reserves

Cruise Transfer Options

Shore Trips and Tours for either a shuttle service, rental car or private limousine to Rotorua.
  • Shuttle from $99.00 per person
  • Rental Car from $125.00
  • Limousine from $600.00

You will be met at the wharf. See https://www.shoretripsandtours.com/Product/Rotorua Explorer.php to either book directly book with Shore Trips or ask us and we can do this for you.

Cruise Conditions

Tour prices are in NZ$ and include GST (in addition to these rates a fuel surcharge may apply). All major credit cards and currencies accepted.  Tour duration, flight times and tour inclusions may vary due to weather conditions, volcanic activity and passenger loadings.
White Island landings are undertaken at your own risk and such landings are at your pilot's sole discretion.
Operating daily subject to weather conditions.
Please notify our bookings office if an individual passenger's weight exceeds 110kgs (240lbs).
Minimum numbers apply.
Volcanic Air cannot take responsibility for interrupted bus schedules.

contact homeFree Phone within NZ 0800 800 848

phonePhone +64 (7) 348-9984

faxFax +64 (7) 348-4069

MailPostal Address
PO Box 640 ,
Rotorua ,
New Zealand

PhysicalPhysical Address
Rotorua City Lakefront ,
Memorial Drive ,
Rotorua ,
New Zealand

eMailEmail info@volcanicair.co.nz

GPS coordinates
South 38 07 46
East 176 15 10

Phill Barclay, phill@volcanicair.co.nz
mobile: +64 27 4930 861

Dorien Vroom, dorien@volcanicair.co.nz
mobile: +64 27 2450 287

Tim Barrow, tim@volcanicair.co.nz
mobile: +64 27 4942 092
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