We have three magical helicopter tour experiences available for Tolkien fans, suitable for all ages.
If these don’t quite suit your particular requirements please let us know, we are happy to develop a helicopter flight itinerary and experience just for you.

All prices are in $NZD, include GST, and require a minimum of two persons to book.
Prices valid for 2019 but are subject to change.
All flights below depart from Hamilton. Please enquire for prices from departing from other locations e.g. Auckland, Taupo, Rotorua, Tauranga.


Experience the wondrous and world famous HobbitonTM Movie Set, featured in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films. Your flight will give you spectacular views of the Waikato countryside across to the Kaimai Ranges and then the lush pastures of The Shire.

On a guided two-hour tour you can check out the amazing movie set which includes the Green Dragon Inn, the Mill, the Party Tree and many Hobbit Holes including Bag End, where Frodo and Bilbo’s adventures began.

$595 per person
Enquire about lunch options available or upgrades for private tours.

Journey Through Middle Earth

This unique double whammy is a once in a lifetime opportunity for Tolkien fans!

Enjoy a scenic helicopter flight over beautiful Waikato countryside to the world famous Hobbiton™ Movie Set. Join a guided two-hour tour visiting Hobbit holes, Bag End, the Green Dragon and many other locations that featured in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Trilogies. Relax and soak up the Hobbiton atmosphere as you tuck into lunch at The Shires Rest before flying out over rolling green hills and onto the next part of your Middle Earth adventure; a private Hairy Feet Tour at Waitomo’s Denize Bluffs.

This stunning movie set location was chosen by Peter Jackson for An Unexpected Journey and features towering limestone cliffs, absolutely spectacular scenery and a primeval native forest, Your private tour will take you around this magical valley and your knowledgeable guide will give you plenty of photo opportunities before you take your relaxing flight back to Hamilton.

$1195 per person


  • Take a private Hobbiton tour and exclusive lunch in The Millhouse or The Green Dragon
  • Savour a luxury champagne picnic at the foot of majestic limestone cliffs, enquire for prices and more details

Experience the trilogy – VIP version

Combine exhilarating helicopter flights with this unique trilogy to experience some of the best that New Zealand’s North Island has to offer. Travel in style and comfort to the three Trilogy destinations: Hobbiton Movie Set, Te Puia Rotorua, and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves. A perfect day full of adventures and great way to tick off some of Pure New Zealand’s Must Dos.

Included in this heli-adventure is a full day of activities:

  • 2 hour guided tour of Hobbiton Movie Set
  • 5 hour guided tour and steambox lunch at Te Puia, home of Maori culture and cuisine
  • 3-hour black labyrinth water rafting adventure at Waitomo Caves

$2185 per person

Other Amazing Heli-Experiences

Helicorp specialises in building helicopter experiences that suit our client’s particular wishes and requirements.
If you’re still looking for some other ideas – check out these other options:

Wonderful Waiheke Wineries

Summer Special – Coromandel Experience

Or contact us to discuss your preferences.

If you’re looking for gift ideas, then find out more about our gift vouchers.