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55-Minute Grand Circle Helicopter

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Overview
Soar through the sky on this 55-minute scenic Helicopter experience through the Mt Cook and Westland National Parks flying over the Fox, Franz Josef and Tasman Glacier, included a glacier landing (10-15 minutes). The ultimate way to see the Southern Alps and a bucket list flight. Check in closes 45 minutes prior to the flight time.
What to Expect
Itinerary
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Stop At: Tasman Glacier, New Zealand

Stop At: Franz Josef Glacier, Glacier Access Road Westland Tai Poutini National Park, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) New Zealand

Stop At: Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite, Mount Cook Rd Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7999 New Zealand

Stop At: Aoraki/Mt. Cook, Mt. Cook Road, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) New Zealand
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Important Information
Duration
55m
Inclusions
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Flights may be cancelled due to weather conditions
  • Minimum of 4 people per flight applies before the flight will operate
  • Departure time will vary daily depending on bookings and weather conditions
  • Time of departure will be confirmed 24 hours prior to date of flight
  • Check in closes 45 minutes prior to flight time
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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suecstheworld wrote a review Mar 2019
30 contributions27 helpful votes
+3
Our expectations for this experience were high and were exceeded beyond imagination!! We arrived on the morning of our tour, a little apprehensive due to cloud. Initially, we thought we would have to postpone our flight, but at the last minute, clouds cleared enabling us to
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Date of experience: February 2019
hummernator wrote a review Jan 2019
269 contributions108 helpful votes
I booked with this company because they said the pilot would turn off the engine when we landed on the glacier if it was safe to do so. I also liked that they don’t allow selfie sticks. Mt. Cook Airport is also closer to Mt. Cook Village than Glentanner Airport. I booked the
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Date of experience: November 2018
Amanda B wrote a review Jan 2019
8 contributions
+1
This was the most epic experience, one you should not leave NZ without checking off your list! We took a ski plane on the Grand Circle to see the Tasman, Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers as well and the Hochstetter Icefall and of course Mount Cook! INCREDIBLE! I can't say enough
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SnowGremlin wrote a review Mar 2018
21 contributions3 helpful votes
Perfect conditions meant an incredible flight around Mt. Cook with great views of the Mt. Itself, Fox and Franz Josef glaciers and 20 minutes landing on the Tasman glacier. Stunning scenery, loads of photo’s and long standing memories. Although it’s a lot of money it is well
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Date of experience: March 2018
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Key Details
  • Tasman Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier, and 2 more
  • Duration: 55m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
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