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Mountain Helicopters

Main Street Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
+64 3-751 0045
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Glacier tour

Friendly staff, very informative worth doing. Just a shame the weather wasn't better but that... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Patricia M
,
Southwick, United Kingdom
Best ever!!! Must do

This was such an amazing experience. Nathan our pilot was terrific flew the 4 seater plus pilot... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
Jill M
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“minute flight” (24 reviews)
“snow landing” (26 reviews)
“mt cook” (17 reviews)
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Main Street Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

Friendly staff, very informative worth doing. Just a shame the weather wasn't better but that wasn't anyone's fault.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This was such an amazing experience. Nathan our pilot was terrific flew the 4 seater plus pilot Hughes 500 chopper with great skill. Views were phenomenal, plenty of time no sense of rush, landed on the Glacier and just loved every second of our 30...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We did the 10 minute thrill flight over Fox glacier. Awesome experience. Professional and considerate service. Only problem is that it is all over too soon! Also commentary from the pilot was a little hard to understand, partly due to the simultaneous sensory overload!

Thank choonbe
Reviewed 5 January 2017

'One of the best experiences in my life' were the words that came out of my friend's mouth. We are travelling with her two kids and my daughter and I am petrified of flying (don't ask how I actually got here) and she and the...More

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We were extremely lucky with the weather as it was a perfect sunny day. The service was excellent as well; being picked up and taken to the helicopter. The only reason for the four-star review is due to the difficulty in understanding the pilot. This...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

These guys are the best. Family run business, very friendly and accommodating. They are the only operators to land at the top Tasman Glacier too. Couldn't recommend them enough.

Thank Graeme A
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This was a last minute decision and luckily the weather was just perfect. Absolutely thrilled I went, definitely the highlight of the West Coast trip! Ella in the office was very friendly and helpful in what was needed and when to be ready for the...More

1  Thank sammyr312
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This was by far the highlight of our trip to New Zealand! It was absolutely incredible! My wife and I were driving through the South Island in a camper van without any real agenda. We saw signs in Franz Josef for scenic helicopter rides and...More

Thank Nathan S
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We loved this flight with Nathan. We could not do the trip round Mount Cook due to weather but it did not mater. We flew over the Franz Josef and Fox glaciers and then landed on snow on a nearby mountain for photos and site...More

Thank lyndac00per
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was a last minute booking for us and we couldnt have asked for a better trip. The lady at the desk was so helpful and friendly and she made sure we would get up to see the glacier! We took the 30minute helicopter ride...More

Thank JennyD33
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Carcajou301
16 September 2016|
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Mountain Helicopters operates AS355F1 ZK-HKY
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