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5 star rating: Highly Recommended 14 Reviews

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  • Location: Fox Glacier, New Zealand
  • Duration:  30 minutes (approx.)
Depart Fox Glacier Village, fly over the legendary Fox Glacier and snowfields and watch the crevasses and ice forms race by below you. Land in the snow above the icefalls of the glacier and experience the magnitude of the scenery surrounding you. Then let the impressive presence of Aoraki (Mount Cook) amaze you as you explore it's majestic west face, before descending down into the valleys below.

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Fox Glacier and Mount Cook Helicopter Flight

Fox Glacier and Mount Cook Helicopter Flight

With its ability to hover, land and provide access to some of New Zealand's most remote areas, a helicopter is the ideal choice for sightseeing that will take you up close to towering peaks, crevasse filled glaciers and sparkling waterways. Learn about the stunning landscape as your professional pilot delivers an informative commentary en route.

Aircraft:
The fleet consists predominately of European AS355 Twin Engine Squirrels (seats 06 passengers plus pilot). They are ideal aircraft for scenic flights, with an open plan cabin making for excellent views for all passengers. The Helicopter Line has the highest levels of Civil Aviation Authority certification for scenic helicopter operations, this involves regular monitoring and audit of all aspects of the operations.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

AMAZING! A Must do. We had no idea of how beautiful Fox Glacier/Mount Cook was. Such a wonderful experience, definitely recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

Amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2014

What a MAGIC experience ! Don't DEBATE it - just DO it !!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2014

Breath taking that's all I can say. Well worth doing.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2013

The whole experience was fantastic from start to finish

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2013

Brilliant in every way with a very competent and informative pilot - thanks for a memorable experience.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2012

Fantastic and well worth the money

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2012

Awesome experience, helpful staff and pilot. Thanks.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2012

Family friendly staff and facilities. The helicopter ride to the glacier and commentary was first class.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2011

Great experience, staff and pilot very friendly.
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