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Over The Top - The Helicopter Company

10 Tex Smith Lane, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 2233
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OVER THE TOP – more than a helicopter flight. With the latest helicopters available, our interpretive excursions take you over Queenstown, Milford and the Fiords of southern New Zealand. We shut down the helicopter on all of our landings to enjoy quiet beauty of this incredible part of the world. Fly with Over The Top to experience alpine glaciers and remote lakes with gourmet picnics, hiking, boating, extreme golfing, wine tours, fly fishing or skiing. Our selection of relaxed experiences distils the essence of New Zealand’s most dramatic scenery whilst immersing you in the natural history of the area. Meet, friends of ours, local photographers, artists, high country farmers, wine makers, skippers all of whom are delighted to share their expertise and friendliness. Safety is paramount and continued investment has seen our fleet grow to include the Eurocopter EC130, the worlds most advanced flight seeing helicopter with its enhanced safety features and incredible viewing.
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10 Tex Smith Lane, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Although I am afraid of heights it was awesome. To land on top of Cecil Peak and then to be able to have a wander around was just too good. Thank you very much for the experience.More

Thank crawfordjune
OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you, we appreciate your feedback, you should be proud of yourself for being so brave! It was certainly a pleasure having you on board with us and sharing our beautiful backyard up at Cecil Peak and hope to welcome you back to fly with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The 3 of us (husband, wife and almost 6 year old) have just had an incredible experience with our pilot Brad to Cecil Peak for a Picnic on the Peak. It was the first time in a helicopter for my daughter and I, and we...More

Thank hamlee
OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you McDonald Family! We appreciate your feedback, It was certainly a pleasure having you on board with us to celebrate your birthdays and to share our beautiful backyard! Coco and Honey say Hi to Georgia! Will pass on your kind words to Brad and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely one of the best experiences we've ever done. Landing on the glacier was truely amazing - never forget! James, our pilot, made the day. Thanks so much!More

Thank atawhainelson
OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, we appreciate your feedback and we're glad you had such an amazing experience with us in our beautiful part of the world! Will pass on your kind words to James and we look forward to welcoming you back to fly with us again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing tour and staff. They helped us plan the tour from the very beginning and were so accommodation to change dates because the weather was looking to be better a day earlier. We were speechless the whole trip with the view and experience....More

Thank Chesney85
OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, we appreciate your feedback, It was certainly a pleasure having you on board with us and sharing our beautiful backyard! Will pass on your kind words to Brad and we look forward to welcoming you back to fly with us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much for your amazing professional service. Flying as a family of 5 was an experience we will never forget. Our pilot the owner, she was amazing smoothest flight in a helicopter.More

Thank Joanneissa
OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, we really appreciate your feedback and are delighted you had such an amazing time with our owner Choppy and with the dogs on the Snowfarm, all whilst creating new family memories! Enjoy the rest of your time in NZ and look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! An amazing couple of hours spent exploring the stunning Milford Sound area with a landing on a remote west coast beach and a glacier. You just can't describe the beauty and peacefulness. Our pilot James was fantastic, a wealth of local knowledge and with...More

Thank NelsonTravelLover
OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, we appreciate your feedback, It was certainly a pleasure having you both on board with us and share our beautiful backyard! Will pass on your kind words to James and looking forward to welcoming you back to fly with us again soon!

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

From the moment we arrived they were professional and personal. I get motion sickness and they offered me wrist bands, which worked by the way. Our pilot was Jason and he was so nice and seemed happy to take us up not like it was...More

Thank TexasPenny99
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous way to see the stunning scenery in New Zealand. We had a private trip and it was one of the best things we've ever experienced. Well worth the money. Landing on the Franz Josef Glacier, the Pink Beach and the ridge on...More

Thank LJaneW
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best tours we have ever taken. Everyone was extremely friendly. The helicopter ride over the mountains to Milford Sound was spectacular. Viewing Milford Sound from the air was truly amazing, waterfalls, cliffs. Then we landed on a beach that could...More

Thank Jorge V
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We did an awesome flight recently. Took off from Queenstown and firstly landed on a Glacier.....WOW! incredible to be on top of the world. From there we landed on a beach on the west coast and then flew into Milford sound from the coast. the...More

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