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Neve Discoverer - 20 Minute Helicopter Flight

Take to the skies on a thrilling helicopter flight over the Franz Josef or Fox Glaciers!

Highlights

  • 20 minute scenic flight
  • Snow landing

The rugged West Coast is home to some of the most dramatic landscapes in New Zealand where the mountains meet the Tasman Sea and where rainforests make way to Glaciers.

Only here can glaciers be found in such a majestic setting, in such close proximity to the Sea, making Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers truly unique. Feel the anticipation build as you board our state of the art helicopter with large viewing windows and gently lift off on your adventure.

You'll experience awe-inspiring views from the get-go as we make our way to either the Fox or Franz Josef Glacier. This exclusive flight also includes a snow landing allowing you to play in the snow or simply soak up the stunning views of this untouched wilderness.

Come and experience with us a truly magical alpine wonderland!

Adult $280.00 (Pre-Covid Border Closure Price $280.00, Discount Shown From This Rate )
Child $150.00 (4-14 years old)
Infant $135.00 (0-3 years old)

Location

  • Departs from Franz Josef, Main South Road SH6, Franz Josef

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

  • Please Note: Minimum number of 4 persons for the flight to be confirmed, single bookings are wait listed to confirm. The exact time to fly will be as close to the time indicated in your booking and will be confirmed by our base.

Available Bookings from January 28 to February 03

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Fri 28 Jan
Sat 29 Jan
Sun 30 Jan
Mon 31 Jan
Tue 1 Feb
Wed 2 Feb
Thu 3 Feb

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  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$205.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$280.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

Bookings close in 7 hours...

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$280.00
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

  • Adult$215.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$150.00
  • Infant$135.00

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

4.8

113 reviews

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Nava from Israel wrote on 12 March 2020

The highlight of my trip

What an awesome thing to do. Beautiful sight from the air and a great landing on the glacier.

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Simon from New Zealand wrote on 28 February 2020

Neve discover flight

Amazing flight great pilot knew he’s stuff would definitely recommend this

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David Beech from Canada wrote on 19 January 2020

Fantastic Ride!

This was a last minute decision to do this, and I’m glad I did. What a thrill to ride up and see the full glacier from on top! Landing and the short time on the glacier was worth it. Thrilled is all I can say.

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From Neve Discoverer - 20 Minute Helicopter Flight

Hi David, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so thrilled you had a wonderful experience with us and thank you for sharing your beautiful photos. We hope you enjoyed the remainder of your New Zealand Adventure. Kind Regards, The Helicopter Line, West Coast

Cheryl Shortall from New Zealand wrote on 19 January 2022

Awesome experience!

Loved every minute of the journey. Staff were great, I would definitely recommend.

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Fikri Nasir from Malaysia wrote on 14 January 2022

Amazing experience

Helicopter ride + glacier + snow top mountain! Its amazing and worth the price!

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