Monday, January 17, 2011

Now I’ll be the first to…

admit I haven’t checked out the prices yet.

All I can say is that if past years are anything to go by……

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then the trip up above Nelson in a helicopter will be well worth your investment, ….for nothing less than on account of simply the fact that you are going up for a short time, and that’s what is reflected in the bargain flight time price.

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From memory its about a 10-12 minute ride……but don’t quote me on that.

In the Summer months, they launch off from the playground / sports fields adjacent Tahunanui Beach and seem to (at least this year they have) alternate choppers between this Robinson pictured and a Squirrel just like the Summit Rescue Chopper.

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But if you have never been up in one before, ………..then this chance possibly represents the best occasion you will ever be presented with…….…especially when considering a “most bangs for the buck” opportunity.