New Zealand's unique volcanic landscape from the air. Experience the breathtaking views of New Zealand's oldest National Park and Dual World Heritage Site with a scenic flight over the dramatic volcanic landscape of the central plateau.

Mountain Air is a well established scenic flight operation based at the Chateau Airfield on the edge of the beautiful Tongariro National Park Dual World Heritage area in the realm of Te Kahui Tupua - the Sacred Peaks. Mountain Air was established as a scenic flight operation in 1988 and it has become the leading scenic flight operation in the central North Island. Scenic flights have focused on the beautiful volcanic environment of Tongariro National Park Dual World Heritage Area but Bhrent is shortly to introduce flights into the enchanting Whanganui River, journeys into the past in the footsteps of the Prophets.

So come and take a flight with us at Mountain Air and let us show you how passionate we are about these beautiful mountains.

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$135-$255 (Adult)
(January 1 - January 1)
$67.5-$127 (Child, 12 and under))


Business Hours
Flexible due weather, aim is 8am to 6pm in Summer reducing to 10am to 4pm in Winter
Months of Operation
All Year