Mt Cook: 35-Minute Tasman Glacier Scenic Helicopter Flight

Activity provider: Southern Lakes Helicopters

Mt Cook: 35-Minute Tasman Glacier Scenic Helicopter Flight

Activity provider: Southern Lakes Helicopters

From US$ 205.75 per person

Take in the magnificent scenery of Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park on a scenic helicopter flight. Enjoy a landing on the Tasman Glacier.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 35 minutes
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Admire hanging glaciers, blue ice and deep crevasses
  • Capture moments you will remember forever
  • Experience 600 metres of glacier ice beneath your feet
  • Learn about the history of the area from your pilot guide
Full description
See Aoraki, also known as Mt Cook, up close on a 35-minute scenic helicopter flight. Be captivated by the highlights of the national park and its many spectacular features, including the Wild Himalayan Thar, and the Hochstetter Icefall.  Enjoy an unforgettable glacier landing on the Tasman Glacier. You will have time to disembark from the helicopter on the glacier to take photographs and throw some snowballs. This is a Mt Cook experience you will never forget. You will truly experience this alpine environment and its spectacular mountain scenery.
  • 35-minute scenic flight
  • Tasman Glacier snow landing
  • Professional commentary from an experienced pilot
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Arrive 30 minutes before your flight time. When entering the building through the sliding doors turn left. This is where you will find the Heliworks check-in counter.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Sunglasses
    • Camera
    • Sunscreen
    • Weather-appropriate clothing
    • Charged Smartphone
    • Closed-toe shoes

    Not allowed

    • Selfie sticks
    • Open-toed shoes

    Know before you go

    • If your flight is canceled due to weather conditions you will have the option of a full refund or to reschedule your fight

    Product ID: 393068