Queenstown & Glenorchy Scenic Helicopter Tours & Flights

Alpine Landing / Allow 20 minutes / $245 per person

A local Glenorchy scenic helicopter flight up to one of the surrounding mountain peaks, with incredible views of Middle Earth and Paradise. See the braided Dart River, Mt. Earnslaw and Mt. Aspiring National Park, before landing for photos and to take in the dramatic scenery.

Snow Landing / Allow 25 minutes / $295 per person

Our most popular flight. Fly over some of the most iconic scenery in New Zealand before landing on the snow up high on the Humboldt Mountains for panoramic views of Glenorchy, Paradise and beyond. 

Mt. Earnslaw Glacier with Snow Landing / Allow 35 minutes / $475 per person

Our flagship local flight into Middle Earth and towards the majestic Mt Earnslaw, we fly up close to the unique 'hanging' Earnslaw Glacier before flying over the Dart river and landing on the Upper Humboldt mountains for a Snow Landing. 

 

Glacier Landing / Allow 40 minutes / $595 per person

Fly over hidden alpine lakes and waterfalls into the glacial landscapes of Fiordland. We fly close enough to see deep into the ice blue crevasses of the most stunning glaciers in the Southern Alps. Land on a glacier for that “Bucket List” photo. 

Mt Aspiring and the Glaciers / Allow 45 minutes / $695 per person

Follow the Rees Valley with views over braided rivers, ancient forests and age­old glaciers to the awe­-inspiring Mt. Aspiring, the "Matterhorn of the South". Land on a nearby glacier for panoramic views 

 

West Coast Beach & the Glaciers / Allow 1hr 15 minutes / $895 per person

This flight takes you over the Southern Alps to the Tasman Sea. Landing on a remote and rugged West Coast beach, you will feel like you are the last person on earth. Flying back, we land on an ancient glacier in the heart of Fiordland 

Milford Sound Fly Over and Glacier Landing / Allow 50 minutes / $695 per person. Option to land at Milford Sound $750 per person.

Fly through the Southern Alps taking in dense native beech forests, mountains, glaciers and hidden lakes until you arrive at the world-famous Milford Sound. View Mitre Peak and the stunning water falls of the Sound, with a glacier landing on your return. This is a classic flight to view the region from above, and particularly good for those who are short on time.

Milford Sound Heli / Cruise / Heli / Allow 3 Hours / $825 per person

Take an enchanting journey from Glenorchy to Milford Sound over the Southern Alps, and join a cruise on the world-famous fiord. See the incredible waterfalls and native New Zealand wildlife from both air and sea. The ultimate way to experience Milford Sound and Fiordland.

Milford Track Guided Heli-Hike / Available November to April. Allow a whole day / $865 per person

Fly from Glenorchy to Milford Sound where you will meet your guide for a stunning 11km walk along the final section of the world famous "Great Walk", the Milford Track, to the spectacular Giant's Gate Falls and back. This flight is the perfect combination of Milford Sound and Fiordland, while incorporating a heli hiking experience.

Milford Sound and Beyond / Allow 2 hours / $1100 per person

For the ultimate Fiordland helicopter tour, take a scenic flight with Heli Glenorchy and continue on deep into Fiordland to the breath-taking Sutherland Falls, Lake Erskine and Lake Quill. Includes Milford Sound, alpine lake and glacier landings.

Charter Flights / Cost: Enquire

Hire the helicopter and create your own itinerary, or we can tailor-make one exclusively for you. With our competitive rates the options are limitless. We can organise heli-hunting, heli-fishing, heli-biking, heli-hiking or Lord of the Rings tours of Middle Earth. Alternatively we can tailor-make a scenic helicopter flight to one or more of your chosen destinations around Glenorchy, Queenstown, Wanaka, Fiordland, Mount Cook or as far as your imagination can take you.

 

Added Extras / Cost: Enquire

Delicious locally prepared picnics and refreshments can be arranged for your charter flight as an added extra. A minimum of 48 hours notice is required for this to be arranged.

 

All flight options are for a minimum of 2 people. 

 

Download our information and prices here

Booking-Info-Sheet-Heli-Glenorchy.pdf

 

Transport from Queenstown: Prices are based on customers self-driving from Queenstown to Glenorchy. If you require transport to Heli Glenorchy from your accommodation in Queenstown, this can be arranged on request.

 

Weather: Flights are subject to weather, and itineraries may be altered at the discretion of the pilot in order to maintain safety and ensure you an enjoyable experience.

 

Cancellations: A minimum of 24 Hours notice is required if you chose to cancel your booking. Any cancellations made with less than 24 hours notice will incur a fee of 50% of the booking cost. 

 

All advertised prices are subject to change without notice.