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Southern Glacier Experience - 50 Minute Scenic Flight & Alpine Snow Landing - The Helicopter Line

4.9
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Experience the unforgettable sights of the breathtaking Southern Alps and Mt Aspiring before exploring the ancient Southern Glaciers!

Highlights

  • Enjoy a premier 50 minute scenic flight with informative commentary
  • Soak up breath-taking views over the Southern Alps and Mount Aspiring National Parkon
  • See untouched native forests and glacial icefalls
  • Experience an Alpine landing among snow-capped peaks

Join the Helicopter Line as they reach exhilarating heights and unveil Queenstown’s world-renowned Alpine views.

You’ll be blown away when you see the remote icefalls of the Jura, Clarke, Grant and Isobel glaciers from ultimate aerial viewpoints.

Making a snow landing, you’ll stand in pristine white snow as you immerse yourself in the most stunning alpine setting imaginable.

Exposing the spectacular bird's eye visuals of Lake Wakatipu, Mount Aspiring, and the majestic Rees and Dart River Valleys - this is a truly memorable experience of New Zealand’s treasured alpine wonders.

Adult $615.00 (Pre-Covid Border Closure Price $615.00, Discount Shown From This Rate )
Child $417.00 (4-14 years old)
Infant $298.00 (0-4 years old)

What's included

  • Scenic helicopter flight
  • Alpine landing
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Informative pilot commentary

Duration

  • Allow approximately 1 hour for the whole experience

Location

  • Departs from The Helicopter Line Base, Lucas Place, Queenstown

Notes

  • All flights are subject to weather conditions and minimum numbers being met.

    Scenic flight routes are dependent on current snow conditions in Queenstown and surrounds.

    This flight requires a minimum number of 4 passengers for departure.

    Please provide us with your central Queenstown pick-up location as your proceed through the check out or alternatively let us know if you will have your own transport.

  • All Children must be accompanied by a fare paying adult.

    Please provide us with an estimate of each passengers individual weight as you proceed through the checkout. Actual weights will be recorded prior to the departure of your flight.

    Acceptance of your reservation is conditional upon the information and weight estimates provided by you.

Available Bookings from 21 May to 27 May 2022

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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Fri 27 May

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  • Infant$298.00

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  • Infant$298.00

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  • Infant$298.00

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  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

  • Adult$615.00
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

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  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

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  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

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  • Adult$615.00
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

  • Adult$467.00
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

  • Adult$442.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

  • Adult$467.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

  • Adult$467.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

  • Adult$467.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

  • Adult$467.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$417.00
  • Infant$298.00

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

4.9

16 reviews

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Neil Staveley from New Zealand wrote on 05 May 2022

Incredible views

We’ll worth the money. An experience not to be missed. Thanks

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From Southern Glacier Experience - 50 Minute Scenic Flight & Alpine Snow Landing - The Helicopter Line

Hi Neil, Thank you for taking time to leave us a grand review. We’re thrilled you enjoyed your flight with us. We appreciate your support.

stuarth2 from New Zealand wrote on 27 April 2022

Helicopter flight to Glacier

Well organised. The pilot knew all of history and gave us some great information. Fabulous flight through the mountains and then landing on the glacier was fantastic. I would thoroughly recommend this.

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From Southern Glacier Experience - 50 Minute Scenic Flight & Alpine Snow Landing - The Helicopter Line

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It sounds like you had a fantastic time and we’re so glad to know how much you enjoyed your flight with our team. We thank you for your support.

Noellene Griffiths from New Zealand wrote on 31 March 2022

Southern Glacier Experience

Absolutely awesome experience worth every Dollar. From the mind boggling views and landing on the glacier to the friendly informative pilot, we couldn't ask for more. Would do it again in a heartbeat!

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From Southern Glacier Experience - 50 Minute Scenic Flight & Alpine Snow Landing - The Helicopter Line

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, Noellene. The views around Queenstown to the glaciers are absolutely incredible. We’re so lucky to be able to share them with you. We’re so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your flight. We thank you for your support.

Graham Mckay from New Zealand wrote on 24 March 2022

Queenstown Experience

Great Trip & Will Do It Again In Winter..........

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From Southern Glacier Experience - 50 Minute Scenic Flight & Alpine Snow Landing - The Helicopter Line

Hi Graham, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We’re glad you had a great time and we look forward to seeing you for a flight in winter for a snow landing. We appreciate your support.

Helen Robertson from New Zealand wrote on 06 February 2022

Southern Glacier experience

Just fabulous!

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Thank you for taking the time to leave us a glowing review, Helen. We’re so happy to know how much you enjoyed your flight with us. Thank you for your support, we hope to see you again for a flight soon.

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