nelson sightseeing

Follow the jagged Blue Cliffs ridge to the beautiful Lake Matiri. From there you will fly towards the uniquely formed Mt Owen. 

Land amongst Mount Owens amazing rock formations for a fantastic photo opportunity and take in the panoramic views of Kahurangi National Park and it’s surrounding areas.

Mount Owen is famous for having New Zealand’s longest caving systems and featuring in The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The Fellowship of the Ring.

What To Bring
Wear sensible comfortable covered shoes and dress appropriately for the weather conditions. We fly in an alpine environment.

Remember to bring your camera, sunscreen, sunglasses and insect repellent.

Additional Information & Cancellations

Minimum passenger numbers apply. Murchison Heli Tours reserves the right to up-grade passengers or merge flights for operational reasons or flight management purposes if required.

Flight is weather dependent. Weather checks are made one hour prior to departure and where appropriate Murchison Heli Tours will offer alternative options. Occasionally flight paths or landing locations may alter at the pilot’s discretion. Phone 03 523 9951 for a weather check.


1 Hour

From $340 / pp (based on 6ppl)