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Central Otago Helicopter Fishing Adventure

Join Bex your experienced and fun loving local guide for an exhilarating helicopter ride over scenic Central Otago. Your destination is a beautiful vineyard with a private salmon lake. Here you can catch your fish and have it for your lunch (smoked or sashimi) and matched with a selection of 6 superb local wines.

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Bex Hill

Kia Ora (Hello) from NZ. Im Bex your professional fun tour guide. I am very out going and smiley . I have been a professional tour guide for 10 years after leaving my previous profession of teaching and I cannot wait to show you around. I offer many different types of bespoke tours and can also cater for any requirements/requests you may have - they are only an ask away! Pick a tour or let me help you design your shore excursion/time in our city to make it memorable.



Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 5 hours 30 min.

Tour duration is approx 6 hours. I am very flexible and do not mind adding extra value where and when we can. Please note on days where bad weather cannot be avoided I will ensure you have other options to do.


When transfering to the helicopter we will travel in our modern 2016 Toyotoa Hi- Ace Vans fully air conditioned, immaculate and clean with a PA system for ease of hearing. Vans can seat 12 pax - bigger vehicles available on request ( 18 and 25 seaters.) Your Helicopter is a 6 seater Bell 206 Longranger or bigger heli by request that can seat up to 9 pax


  • Guiding Services

  • Private Transportation

Other: Transfers to and from your ship/accommodation
Complimentary bottled water
Lunch at winery
Tastings of 6 locals wines


50 NZ Dollars - Lunch is provided at the winery and consists of a smoked / sashimi freshly caught salmon ( caught by you) mixed with platters of bread, dips, cheeses and condiments and is matched with 6 local wine tastings. Extra wine available at your own cost


  • Personal Expenses

  • Souvenirs

  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Wine / soft drinks over and above the tastings

- Bex to travel with you as your guide for the day
- Pickup from your cruise ship or accommodation
- Transfer to helicopter pad
- Helicopter flight over the Otago Peninsula and coast to the man made lakes of Benmore and Aviemore.
- Views of Mount Cook are visible on fine days
- Catch you own salmon and feed our giant wild rainbow trout
- Have your salmon sashimi style or smoked matched with 6 local wines, fresh breads and dips.
- Return to your cruise ship


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