About Us

Wings Over Whales offers premier whale watching flights in and around Kaikōura, Aotearoa New Zealand. We provide unforgettable and unique adventures which allow you to experience nature from a whole new perspective. Join us to capture the best of Kaikōura by air, land and sea.


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Wings Over Whales is a local, family owned and operated company.

The wife and husband team, Monique and Dan Stevenson have a long and successful history of operation and have been conducting whale watching scenic flights since November 1991. With over 30 years’ in the tourism industry, they have a built a solid reputation and are proud to offer this unique experience to visitors from all around the world. The team's goal is to share the beauty of Kaikōura with its many visitors, as well as educate around local marine wildlife. With every tour we convey our passion for this beautiful place and offer exceptional customer service to provide one-of-a-kind and unforgettable experiences.


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Our Team