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Helicopter & Ski Plane Flight + Glacier Landing - Ultimate Alpine Combo 45 min - INFLITE Mount Cook

This unique flight option offers you the opportunity to fly in both the Ski Plane and Helicopter on the same day. Fly through the remarkable Tasman Valley and land on the snow-covered peaks with this scenic flight. An unforgettable experience!

Highlights

  • Ski Plane โ€“ Helicopter combo (change aircraft on the snow)
  • Amazing views right from take off
  • Iceberg dotted Tasman Lake
  • Stunning blue ice of the Hochstetter Icefall
  • Tasman Glacier -longest glacier in New Zealand
  • Glacier snow landing
  • All year round snow

You no longer have to make the difficult decision of which aircraft to fly in. The Ultimate Alpine Combo lets you experience both, a helicopter and a ski plane.

Fly through the remarkable Tasman Valley and spot many highlights of the Southern Alps. Along with this unforgettable scenery, make a snow landing on the Tasman Glacier for a picture-perfect pit stop. Here you will change aircraft so you can experience the other half in a ski plane or a helicopter.

Book your once in a lifetime opportunity today!

Adult $399.00
Child $339.00 (4-12 years)
Infant $100.00 (0-3 years)

What's included

  • Ski Plane Flight
  • Helicopter Flight
  • Glacier snow landing
  • Interesting on board commentary

Duration

  • Allow approximately 45 minutes for the whole experience

Location

  • Aoraki Mount Cook Airport, Aoraki Mount Cook, South Canterbury. 1.5 drive from Tekapo or 3.5 hours from Queenstown.

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Bad Weather Refunds

  • If your experience is cancelled by the operator (because of the weather or anything else out of your control) you will be entitled to a full refund.

Notes

  • Minimum numbers: Flights are confirmed with 4 passengers. Single bookings are welcome, but are waitlisted to confirm..

  • Infant age 3 and under that don't require a seat.

    Please Note: Customers 116kg and over will only be able to fly pending weights of other passengers on the day at check-in.

    Getting Here: We operate from the Aoraki Mt Cook Aiport (3.5 hours drive from Queenstown, 2.5 hours from Wanaka, 1 hour from Twizel, 1.5 hours from Tekapo, and 4 hours from Christchurch).

Available Bookings from September 21 to September 27

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  • Adult$319.00 Less than 6 at this price!
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  • Adult$319.00 Less than 6 at this price!
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  • Infant$100.00

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  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$279.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$279.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$279.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$279.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$279.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$359.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$359.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$359.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$399.00
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

  • Adult$359.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$339.00
  • Infant$100.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

4.6

103 reviews

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dave mcgowan from United Kingdom wrote on 16 January 2020

Good fun

Fly up to the Tasman glacier in a ski-plane & return in a helicopter. We had a snowball fight but no-one else wanted to join in. The top of Mount Cook was in cloud but we got good views of the other mountains. Note that its a flight to the glacier, not round Mount Cook.

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kayeb from New Zealand wrote on 23 October 2020

Bulloch Team

Absolutely amazing trip with our very knowledgeable and witty pilot Andrew. A stunning time on the glacier it was so picture perfect. Thank you to all the team who made this trip so memorable. So nice to meet Rachel good luck to you both. A must to do for every New Zealander.

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Sandra Chalmers from New Zealand wrote on 16 September 2021

Amazing Heli- Plane combo

The professionalism of this tour operator was great. The experience was exceptional - the highlight of the holiday. It was amazing to get such a close up view of the peak of Mt Cook without having to do the climb A totally wow hour of excitement and awe at the beauty of the mountains , lakes , rivers and glacier

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From Helicopter & Ski Plane Flight + Glacier Landing - Ultimate Alpine Combo 45 min - INFLITE Mount Cook

Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate you taking the time to do this for us. Thank you for travelling with us and please let us know if you ever come back to the area!

Jae seon from Australia wrote on 17 February 2020

Very disapponting ...Not worthy for ur $$$

It was very disappointing experience. Ive done heli tour before in NZ and aware it depends on weather condition. However I never thought it can be used as dodgy excuse. You better keep that in mind.

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From Helicopter & Ski Plane Flight + Glacier Landing - Ultimate Alpine Combo 45 min - INFLITE Mount Cook

Sorry to read this, and we only operate if it safe to do so. We hope to see you again in the future. Thank you

susanc3 from New Zealand wrote on 29 July 2021

Excellent trip

Awesome trip, everything went smoothly from start to finish. Highly recommend ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜Š

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From Helicopter & Ski Plane Flight + Glacier Landing - Ultimate Alpine Combo 45 min - INFLITE Mount Cook

Thank you for your review Susanc3 and great to heat it was a smooth process for you. We hope to see you again soon, thank you

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