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Chopperworx

1057 Mapara Road, Taupo 3385, New Zealand
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Brilliant experience, a must do

Karl was a brilliant pilot / guide and it was a remarkable experience circling the volcano and... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Simon S
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One for the bucket list.

Wanted a surprise for my parents birthday etc and also this was an item on their bucket list. The... read more

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Reviewed November 13, 2017
trentc_atfccpago
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“huka falls” (2 reviews)
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1057 Mapara Road, Taupo 3385, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Karl was a brilliant pilot / guide and it was a remarkable experience circling the volcano and touring around the National Park and Lake Taupo. We would highly recommend!More

Thank Simon S
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Sharron T, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Hi Simon and Venetia Thanks so much for your kind feedback. It was wonderful to take your family for a flight over the mountains on such a beautiful day It was also great to meet you and hear your amazing stories, of travel, work and...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Wanted a surprise for my parents birthday etc and also this was an item on their bucket list. The owner operators of Chopper Worx really exceed your expectations. They are very professional and down to earth people. A 5 star rating does not explain enough...More

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Sharron T, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thanks for the feedback Trent and thanks for choosing Chopperworx for ticking off that bucket list item for your Mum. It was an absolute pleasure to take your family for a flight. Kind Regards, Carl a d Sharron

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

One of the most amazing experiences. Carl the pilot is an extremely nice guy and he welcomed us and took us for a wonderful and beautiful flight around the bays, thermal areas, rock carvings and falls etc. Carl told us a lot about the area...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

We decided spur of the moment to do a flight...Carl the pilot didnt mind at all when we turned up unannounced.....fantastic flight over the lake, Huka falls and many other awesome views. Would highly recommend to anyone. Better value for money than another company we...More

Thank Megan C
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carlandshaz, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi Megan and Michael, Thanks for the feedback. It was a gorgeous day to do a flight so glad you enjoyed it. Spontaneity sometimes results in our greatest experiences. :) :) Best wishes, Carl

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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The flight with Chopperworx was our best experience in New Zealand! The view over Lake Taupo and the Tongariro National Park was just amazing. The best thing was the flight over Mount Ruapehu and the lake on the top of the snowy mountain. It's a...More

Thank Kristin E
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carlandshaz, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Thanks for the feedback Kristin. We are so glad you enjoyed your flight with us.

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Carl’s attention to safety (weighing us and calculating loading before take-off) and his ultra-professional approach to flying were impressive. Carl took time to get us up close to waterfalls and other points of interest along the way, and even threw in a landing for a...More

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Sharron T, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Thanks Arnold Family. It was definitely a privilege to be able to introduce your great kids to helicopter flying!!

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I was in taupo in august and I did an amaizing flight with Carl. He is very friendly and he share his experience and knowledge with me during the flight. I tooked some stunning pictures of the Tongariro mountains and taupo lake at sunrise time....More

Thank LeslAnce
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Sharron T, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

We're glad you enjoyed your flight with us Leslie, and thanks for taking the time to post a review from France :)

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

...and that's what it felt like from the Chopperworx helicopter with Carl at the helm! A beautiful, fine day gave us spectacular views of the mountains across the lake. Highly recommended for young and old alike!

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Sharron T, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thanks for the feedback Graeme. We are glad you enjoyed your flight. We think it is a pretty special view and worth sharing.

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Chopperworx was giving us the best opportunity to see Taupo region and its beautiful landscape from above. Our pilot was really kind and very experienced. We felt save at all time and had so much fun! Price was perfect!

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Sharron T, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

Thanks for taking the time to review Chopperworx. We are glad you enjoyed your flight with us. Wish you all the best for the rest of your NZ trip

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend using chopperworx in Taupo. They are not only more personal and affordable than the other operators in the area, they provide a service that went above and beyond what we expected. It was certainly a highlight of our trip and an experience to...More

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carlandshaz, Owner at Chopperworx, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2016

Thanks so much for your comments Mike and Molly. We are pleased we exceeded your expectations and you enjoyed your flight. We certainly set out to ensure our customers have an experience that they enjoy and remember. Kind regards, Carl

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