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The Helicopter Line Queenstown

Lucas Place | Queenstown Airport, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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Set against a backdrop of The Remarkables Mountain Range and nestled on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown is a picture perfect alpine paradise, recognised internationally. The many exciting activities available in this natural playground have earned Queenstown the reputation as the “Adventure Capital of the World.” In conjunction with Queenstown Combos, The Helicopter Line offers several activity Combos packages.
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“milford sound” (36 reviews)
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Lucas Place | Queenstown Airport, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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"snow landing"
in 26 reviews
"milford sound"
in 36 reviews
"fox glacier"
in 5 reviews
"world experience"
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"landing spot"
in 2 reviews
"franz josef glacier"
in 2 reviews
"fabulous weather"
in 2 reviews
"awesome pilot"
in 3 reviews
"low cloud"
in 3 reviews
"scenic flight"
in 7 reviews
"snow covered"
in 2 reviews
"mt aspiring"
in 2 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 10 reviews
"professional company"
in 3 reviews
"trip takes"
in 2 reviews
"bad weather"
in 6 reviews
"great flight"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our second time in a helicopter - views were amazing of Queenstown and we landed on top of remarkables - I think if I was to book again I would book a longer trip as it seemed very quick - we went up...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

It was a beautiful if chilly day and on a whim we decided to book a scenic chopper flight over the Queenstown area. We cold called into the airport office about midday where the staff were extremely helpful and booked us on a trip at...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

My first helicopter ride, we took the flight that was supposed to land on a snow covered mountain peak. However it was unusually warm this year in March, so there was only a tiny patch of snow that our helicopter landed next to. Views along...More

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Hi BangkokJock, thank you for your interesting review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the magnificent views! At times when we have unusually warm weather and don’t have much snow, we always advise people of their options to go ahead with their Alpine...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This was probably the best helicopter flight we have experienced in all of our travels. From the booking lady at a street tourist shop in Queenstown, to the confirmation, pick up, intro, safety, explanation and pilot. Marvelous experience. You do need to book ahead of...More

Thank Chris P
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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Hi Chris, thanks so much for your review. We are so pleased to hear about your great experience with us! We hope the rest of your travels have been just as amazing. Cheers again.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

This was our top activity in NZ. There were 4 passengers on the helicopter including the pilot, Gerard, who was very professional and engaging. The flight is amazing and the views are incredible. Then you land and take a boat around the Milford Sound. This...More

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TotallyTourism, Front Office Manager at The Helicopter Line Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

We are stoked to hear that you had such a wonderful time. The trip from Queenstown through to Milford really is a spectacle and we’re glad we could share this amazing journey with you. Thanks again for your review!

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

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Response from TelNin | Reviewed this property |
This company seems to operate all over the South Island so I imagine they do. I recommend you contact them direct, their customer service is spot on.
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