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From NZD 1950.00

Flight Training

Learning to fly is fun, challenging and rewarding... and Wanaka is a unique place to learn to fly.


Introduction to Flight Training Wanaka Package

Learning to fly is fun, challenging and rewarding. Wanaka is a unique place to learn to fly, offering some of the most spectacular scenery in New Zealand, with perfect weather conditions for training. Our flight training is with a Fully Certified and Approved CAA Part 141 Flying School local operator.

Close to Milford Sound, Fiordland and the rugged mountains of the Southern Alps, the Southern Lakes environment enables students to learn in a variety of conditions and terrain. Our fully flexible programs are tailored to meet all abilities and goals. No previous flying experience is necessary.

Your flight training will include the following:

Preparation for flight
Aircraft manoeuvres
Cross-country flying
Starting and run-up procedures
Straight and level flight
Take-off, circuit, and landing
Emergency procedures


This package includes:

Private flight training

4WD hire car (Toyota Prado or similar)

Experience nightly the finest cuisine with your private in-house chef

Selection of Central Otago wines

2 x 1 hour massage per person


6 day course (12 flights) prices from: $NZ 2,925.00 / 9 flying hours*

5 day course (10 flights) prices from: $NZ 2,437.00 / 7.5 flying hours*

4 day course (8 flights) prices from: $NZ 1,950.00 / 6 flying hours*

*A choice of selected activities in the Wanaka region will be offered in lieu of any hours not flown.

Complete your holiday experience by adding accommodation from our selection of Wanaka's finest properties.


Pricing (includes all taxes) is per person and based on 2 people traveling together.

A choice of selected activities in the Wanaka region will be offered in lieu of any hours not flown.

Standard payment terms and conditions apply.

Package inclusions may vary slightly, depending on your preferred accommodation (which is not included in package pricing).

We take great pride in our ability to customise trip details according to your requirements. Customized trip pricing may vary according to your preferred details.

Release Wanaka can arrange extra personalised concierge services: spa treatments, massage, yoga, private chef, personal trainers, child care or children's activities (please note these are extra services, not included in package price).

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