Mt Cook: 55-Minute Scenic Flight in Helicopter or Ski Plane

Mt Cook: 55-Minute Scenic Flight in Helicopter or Ski Plane

From US$ 383.57 per person

Enjoy a stunning 55-minute scenic flight around the Southern Alps in either a Ski Plane or Helicopter. Throughout your flight enjoy informative commentary from your expert guide.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 55 minutes
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Marvel at beautiful views right from take off
  • Fly around Mount Cook, Mount Tasman, and Mount Sefton
  • Enjoy aerial views over Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers
Full description
Take to the skies and enjoy the ultimate way to see the Southern Alps. Traverse the Main Divide to the West Coast and view the breath-taking landscape of the Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers. Track north along the Tasman Sea before recrossing the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps to the Tasman Glacier. Enjoy the stunning views of the Mt Cook National Park as you track south down the Tasman. Fly through the Grand Plateau and the Hochsteter Icefall as you pass under the east face of Aoraki Mt Cook before descending over the Tasman Terminal Lake.
  • 55-minute scenic flight
  • Safety briefing
  • Food and beverages
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People over 254 lbs (115 kg)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Selfie sticks
  • Bags

Know before you go

  • If the tour is canceled due to the weather conditions you will be offered a full refund or rescheduled tour
  • Your flight may be rescheduled in the rare case that the combined weights of all passengers reach the maximum safety limit
  • You can use your camera and phone during the flight

Product ID: 394218