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U-Fly Wanaka

8 Spitfire Lane | Wanaka Airfield, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
+64 3-443 4005
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My partner and I both booked a flight, we were passengers on each others flights. Our pilot, Byron... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andy H
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London, England, United Kingdom
A must do!

I went there with my husband and just like that we decided to fly a plane for 30 min each. And we... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Ri R
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2 in 1 incredible scenic flight plus your fun chance to fly a plane. Show up, get in and fly! Sit back and enjoy a truly superb personalised scenic flight over the lakes, mountains and glaciers. We use highly reliable training aircraft that have dual controls for the person flying and experienced instructor. Some of our aircraft also have two extra seats in the back for you to bring along friends and family for the ride.
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8 Spitfire Lane | Wanaka Airfield, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I both booked a flight, we were passengers on each others flights. Our pilot, Byron, was very good at explaining what we could and couldn't do and judging each of our levels of comfort and nerves. Even when you're flying their is...More

1  Thank Andy H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I went there with my husband and just like that we decided to fly a plane for 30 min each. And we are so thankful we made that decision. We ad total control of the plane and that was exhilarating! We went with an instructor...More

1  Thank Ri R
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I went on solo because my friend doesn't trust my driving skills lol the reception lady kindly picked me up from wanaka I centre since we didn't rent a car. I got the 50 minute golden tour and flew over lakes and valleys. The weather...More

Thank 595priscillal
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best experiences you can have in the South Island...5Stars. Would definitely recommend for young or old

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Was a childhood dream to fly an airplane and thanks to the wonderful folks at Ufly Wanaka it came true. Had sent several emails asking lots of questions and was always answered promptly. Even requested and got a pickup and drop off - I did...More

1  Thank wingsonwheels
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I booked this flight as a surprise for my partners birthday and we both absolutely loved it!! It was amazing that he got to fly the plane and I loved sitting in the back and watching the mountains, lakes, glaciers and waterfalls from above. Byron...More

Thank jane_b99
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It's really an amazing and memorable experience. I was surprised to know a place where I could fly a plane! Ben was very patient, supportive throughout the trip. He showed me how to control the plane and also calmed me down when it became a...More

Thank Jennifer T
Kylie K, Owner at U-Fly Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thanks Jennifer it was our pleasure to share the backyard of lakes, mountains and glaciers with you. Thanks for looking after Ben for us!

Reviewed 28 December 2016

Wanaka is one of my favourite places of all time, and to experience it in flight was just an amazing moment. My husband and I booked seperate flights with U-Fly - I did the 20 minute scenic flight, and my husband did the longer acrobatic...More

1  Thank rwyhuang
Kylie K, Manager at U-Fly Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

Thank you for your great review!! Ben is still blushing ; ) We enjoyed you flying us! Next time you can try the aerobatics while you sit in the back of your hubby's flight...

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The staff at U-Fly are the most amazing people I have ever meet. My husband has had flying lessons recently over the last two months in his microlight nothing has been a problem with the staff. Today one staff member flew his microlight to Gore...More

Thank 79robynb
Kylie K, Owner at U-Fly Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Hi there, thank you so much for the highly comment! Also it's always our pleasure to make sure you and your husband enjoy the time being with us. It always makes us proud that we can show our customers the best view in New Zealand....More

Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

What great fun u fly is. You are met by your pilot who gives you a brief of the plane and safety requirements then it's down to business. Your pilot takes off, gets you to a safe height and then hands the controls over to...More

1  Thank David D
Kylie K, Manager at U-Fly Wanaka, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Hi there Dave Thanks very much for the feedback, we are pleased you had a fun flight. That is what it is all about, having fun and hoping that more people will get the flying bug!! See you next time for an aerobatic lesson???

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jainaayush32
Do the aeribatics make you motion sick? Is it too much too soon for first time experience?
30 December 2016|
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Response from 79robynb | Reviewed this property |
No idea but they are very experienced at what they do
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