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True South Flights

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1b/8 Hawthorne Dr | Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Brilliant way to see Milford Sound when time poor

Such a great way to see the spectacular scenery of NZ! We missed out on doing the Fly-cruise-fly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Amelia W
Flights to Milford sound

Thanks to Jason our pilot for an amazing day: made my birthday the best ever; will be hard to top... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Angela Mary M
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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True South Flights is the premier flight-seeing company in the Queenstown area, specialising in giving our customers a seamless and personal experience on flights around the Southern Alps of New Zealand and beyond. We guarantee window seats for all our passengers in our high-wing aircraft.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1b/8 Hawthorne Dr | Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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"fly cruise fly"
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"small plane"
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"milford sound"
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"an amazing experience"
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"jucy cruise"
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"franz josef"
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"heli hike"
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"saw dolphins"
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"stunning views"
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"mt cook"
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"snow capped mountains"
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"southern alps"
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"perfect weather"
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"worth every dollar"
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"scenic flight"
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"points of interest"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a great way to see the spectacular scenery of NZ! We missed out on doing the Fly-cruise-fly because of bad weather but took the opportunity to do the scenic flight instead when we only had the morning to go. So glad I did, even...More

Thank Amelia W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks to Jason our pilot for an amazing day: made my birthday the best ever; will be hard to top this one: Jason Hope you have a great couple days off with your family in Auckland: If you want to see the Milford sounds Southern...More

Thank Angela Mary M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great flight with excellent pilot. Round trip with different views on way back. Highlight of our trip

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We missed out on this trip 3 years ago due to the weather but nailed it this time! Great experience, all the better thanks to running commentary by Terri our pilot.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic day - our pilot Peter was really friendly and knowledgeable - the scenery was unbelievably beautiful, it had snowed the day before so all the mountains had a layer of snow on them - it was awesome! The other staff were really...More

1  Thank Jane R
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ElliotKensington, Pilot at True South Flights, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thanks Jane and Derek. It was a pleasure to have you on board. You really did get the best day with all that new snow so we are glad it finally cleared to great weather. Peter and the Team at True South Flights

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience to fly from Queenstown to Milford Sound - so much quicker than road and the MOST amazing views ever. Booking was wonderful, Bridget in the office was friendly and oh so pleasant, Elliot our pilot was amazing beyond words and the...More

2  Thank Wendy G
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

We visited Queenstown in February and booked the fly cruise fly with True South Flights. It was the most amazing day. We were picked up from our accommodation and taken to the airfield. The flight to Milford Sound was awesome across the snow capped mountains,...More

1  Thank Ann H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We were very lucky to have perfect weather the day we visited Milford Sound. One of our tour directors told us about a flight back to Queenstown and we decided it was one of those "once in a lifetime" moments. Our pilot was fantastic and...More

1  Thank Cindi C
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

We were booked to fly, cruise, fly to Milford Sound but unfortunately the weather was too poor to fly. We called ahead as instructed and were told that the flight could not go ahead. We were offered a re-booking but we were moving on and...More

1  Thank MimsandNin
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Just an amazing experience on the fly cruise fly to Milford Sound. The view from the plane was amazing!!! It's just crazyyyyy.

1  Thank MC C
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