Enjoy an exciting combination of a Scenic Flight and Dining Experience at some of the best restaurants and vineyards north of Auckland.

Matakana area offers a wide range of wine tasting and dining options so suit, and all within an easy driving distance of each other, like…

A great introduction to any area is to experience it by helicopter – and a flight is also the perfect way to begin your day.  Afterwards head to a local vineyard or brewery for some local wine and/or beer tasting, then enjoy a relaxing lunch at one of the many vineyard restaurants or cafes.  Extend your trip and overnight at one of the many accommodation options available.


Lift off from the Matakana area for a scenic helicopter flight as you head to your Waiheke Island or West Auckland dining destination, with options to overnight.

Waiheke Island Vineyards
Mudbrick Vineyard, Tantalus Estate, Stonyridge Vineyard, Cable Bay Vineyard, Poderi Crisci, Casita Miro, and Man O’ War, just to mention some of the most popular dining options.

West Auckland
The Hunting Lodge Winery & Restaurant, Waimauku; and Soljans Estate, Kumeu.

Note: Some venues operate on limited hours during the Winter months.