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35-Minute Valley and Glacier Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook provided by Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite

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35-Minute Valley and Glacier Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Updated 29/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 29/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Important Information
Departure Point
Mount Cook Airport, Mount Cook Road, Mount Cook 7999, New Zealand
Duration
35m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Flights may be cancelled due to weather conditions
  • Minimum number of 4 people per flight applies before the flight will operate
  • Check in closes 45 minutes prior to flight time
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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WayneAP wrote a review Mar 2020
City of Greater Geelong, Australia3,282 contributions338 helpful votes
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We went to the airport hoping that we could get a last minute flight up to the glacier, Holly on the check in managed to get us on a flight which we could not thank her enough. The company are very professional and take the time to ensure that you get the best experience ever.
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NieseK wrote a review Nov 2019
Sydney, Australia176 contributions79 helpful votes
We had planned to do this trip in Fox Glacier but it was clouded over then we scheduled to Fox Glacier the next day and was rained out. Third time lucky we did the Helicopter Tasman Taster in Mount Cook. It was touch and go if were to fly out but we managed to fly and it was
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Annajmr wrote a review Jun 2019
Cleveland, Ohio18 contributions10 helpful votes
I booked the skiplane/helicopter tour weeks ago, but upon arriving in Mt Cook Village received word that my tour was canceled. There were able to find room for me on another earlier tour with just the helicopter. I understand weather and other factors are beyond their control,
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Sarah M wrote a review Apr 2019
Brisbane, Australia6 contributions1 helpful vote
Great service from the outset. Very professional. Up in the air in no time. Felt very safe and well cared for the entire time - loved my first time in a helicopter!! Pilot Neil is all class. Thanks!
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AZ222 wrote a review Mar 2019
Chicago, Illinois7 contributions2 helpful votes
Terrific tour-- beautiful scenery, pilot was engaging and did a nice job of comfortably getting us around the mountain and glacier
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Date of experience: March 2019
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By: Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite
neave_158
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Thrills and fun for everyone!
A very enjoyable experience! The staff were so friendly and my awesome tandem master was there to reassure me when
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TerriC_1918737389101
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Well worth it!!!!
We loved our time on the Tasman Glacier. The kids had a blast literally swimming in the snow. The scenery was spect
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andreamatthews006
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An epic birthday
We have travelled to Mt Cook for the weekend to celebrate my husband's birthday and at midday decided to try our lu
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MSop2013
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Spectacular experience
Absolutely once in a lifetime incredible experience. We were so lucky to have a crystal clear blue sky winter day.
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NeillB_12
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Coffee and treats at 7000ft.
Absolutely magnificent flight and landing on the Franz Josef glacier. Very knowledgeable pilot and outstanding serv
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jacquiongimson
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WOW
A fantastic experience, sadly we were not able to take the ski plane due to low cloud so two helicopter rides inste
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skyhighski
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Awesome fun
Wow what an amazing fun skydive from 15’000ft above planet earth, free falling for over a minute above the magic an
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qtngm
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Superb and Spectacular Inflite Glacier Flight at Aoraki Mt Cook
People, if you are looking for a jaw-dropping excursion then this is a MUST DO while in the Aoraki Mt Cook National
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007_Richard_E
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A 'Must Do' Experience
We booked a 45 minute combo experience (One way on a Ski plane and the other by Helicopter), when we arrived they w
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JoeHolder
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Absolutely blown away!!!
I was absolutely BLOWN away by the views and the scenery this flights covered. From the Mt. Cook Village over to th
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388pipm
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Mount Cook Glacier Flight: a ‘must-do’ experience for the South Island
This was definitely our highlight experience in the South Island NZ! We highly recommend... this is a must-do’ for
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themizzis
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Absolutely breathtaking
This flight was the ultimate experience. From the moment we took off to the moment we landed, the smile never left
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fautaaro
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AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING
I had to reschedule a few times because of weather, but I'm SO GLAD I ended up being able to go. I recommend planni
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philipmW8894BR
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Couldn't have wished for a better experience
We were blessed with the weather and fabulous views of Mount Cook. A trip up in the plane, only 6 of us on board so
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clairebB9910BG
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Amazing experience - Dan and Reece are legends!
Reece took us up to Mt Cook via helicopter on a rare calm day on the glacier - the sun was shining and you could he
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Key Details
  • Tasman Glacier, Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite, and 1 more
  • Duration: 35m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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