Join Viva Expeditions and Aurora hunter and astrophysicist Dr Ian Griffin & a team of expert astronomers and fly into the night, to witness of the world’s most magical natural phenomena. Take off onboard an Air New Zealand Dreamliner, you will head south over the Southern Ocean towards Antarctica, aiming for latitudes of 62 degrees south where the Aurora Australis is brightest. The duration of the flight is approximately 10 hours, and the Aurora can typically be seen after about two and a half hours flying – it’s an experience like no other.
We will take you far away from light pollution, to see a magical and unforgettable display with uninterrupted view of the southern lights. Along the way you will see constellations, stars, and planets as you have never witnessed them before.
Throughout the flights you will receive a full inflight catering service in both business and economy classes. Expert astronomers will provide information on route about how an aurora is created, as well as pointing out their favourite night sky objects. They will instruct you on how to photograph an Aurora and we will have a photographer onboard to assist on how best to use your cameras.
Book with confidence knowing that should COVID cause the cancellation or delay of your flight your money will be refunded*
All seating classes will experience and an unforgettable round-trip including:
Christchurch: 20 March 2021
|Business Premier Class - per person||fr $5,995*|
|Business Premier Plus Class - per person||fr $6,995*|
|Econmy Class (No Wing) - per person||fr $2,145*|
|Economy Class (Limited view)- per person||fr $1,195*|
|Economy Class (Wing) - per person||fr $1,945*|
|Economy SkyCouch - per person||fr $3,290*|
|Premium Economy Class - per person||fr $3,995*|