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Over The Top - The Helicopter Company

Queenstown, New Zealand
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About Over The Top - The Helicopter Company
OVER THE TOP – more than a helicopter flight. With the latest helicopters available, our interpretive excursions take you over Queenstown, Milford & 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 & 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, high country farmers, wine makers, skippers all of whom are delighted to share their expertise & friendliness. Safety is paramount & continued investment has seen our fleet grow to include the Eurocopter EC130, the worlds most advanced flight seeing helicopter & the 9 seater BK117, Queenstown's largest & only twin engine Cat A helicopter.
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Milford Sound Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

This 4-hour tour gets you quickly to Milford Sound from Queenstown the most scenic way — by helicopter. Swap the roadways for the skies, soaring over the Southern Alps then landing at Fiordland National Park while your pilot-guide provides commentary along the way. After an informative cruise on Milford Sound, with plenty of photo ops of waterfalls and Mitre Peak, you're treated to a second landing on a snow-capped peak. Book on a shared helicopter, or upgrade your experience to a private charter exclusive to your group.
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4 hours
from US$806.33

Remarkables Discovery Helicopter Tour from Queenstown

Don’t miss the scenic flight of a lifetime while you’re in Queenstown. Board a helicopter for an aerial tour over the Remarkables mountain range and soak up the expansive views of sparkling Lake Wakatipu from above. Your 30-minute tour includes an alpine landing for the ultimate photo ops. Upgrade your experience with a private charter exclusive to your group, with your choice of Squirrel or  Eurocopter EC chopper.
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30 minutes
from US$223.18

Milford and Fiordland Highlights Tour by Helicopter from Queenstown

This 2-hour helicopter tour flies you from Queenstown to Fiordland National Park and boasts unbeatable views from above. A professional pilot points out of the ice-capped Southern Alps, including glaciated lakes and forested valleys, before descending to Milford Sound. Make two landings — on a secluded beach and an alpine glacier — with time to explore and get the perfect photo op. Book your seat on a shared helicopter, or upgrade your experience to a private charter exclusive to your group.
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2 hours
from US$806.33

Private Champagne Picnic on a Peak with Helicopter Ride

Fly for a Champagne picnic included with a private helicopter ride in the Southern Alps. You’re flown to a secluded alpine location, simply known as ‘The Ledge,’ and treated to panoramic views over the cobalt waters of Lake Wakatipu while you feast on gourmet food. Absorb the tranquility of these stunning surroundings and toast your special someone in privacy, before your return flight to civilization in bustling Queenstown.
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60 to 210 minutes
from US$573.07

Helicopter Tour with Alpine Snow Landing from Queenstown

Soar over the alpine scenery around Queenstown during this 45-minute helicopter flight. Make a landing in pristine snow high above the town for spectacular views and photo ops. Pickup from select Queenstown hotels included.
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45 minutes
from US$370.77
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bigpeteNewPlymouth wrote a review 9 Apr
new plymouth23 contributions1 helpful vote
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A fantastic experience for my family. Fantastic service great people lovely dog. Glacier landing and alpine lake with champagne! Looking forward to returning for more. Thank you.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Mauro B wrote a review Mar 2021
Queenstown, New Zealand2 contributions
As usual OTT provide a platinum service. Professional, knowledgeable, and unique. Their machines and staff are the best in the industry!
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Kirsty W wrote a review Mar 2021
Orewa, New Zealand97 contributions18 helpful votes
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Totally reccomend this. We flew with Jamea who was very down to earth, lots of local knowledge and also great at taking photos! Thanks Pedro and James for a safe and fun flight!
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you Kirsty, we appreciate your feedback, It was certainly a pleasure having you both on board with us and sharing our beautiful backyard. Will share your kind words with James & Pedro and look forward to welcoming you back to fly with us again soon! Best Wishes The Over The Top Team
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Raewyn wrote a review Mar 2021
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It was a fantastic trip from start to finish: The helicopter ride over to the golf experience: We were blown away by the views and the whole experience: Loved every minute of it and would highly recommend it to anyone wanting a to try something a little bit different with breath taking results: The staff were amazing and made the whole experience safe but fun:
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you Waimatuku! We really appreciate your amazing review, we are certainly lucky to have our Over The Top Golf 4500ft high to create a truly unique golfing experience. It was a pleasure having you on board, thank you for supporting us and I will be sure to pass on your kind words to the rest of our crew. Best Wishes, The Over The Top Team
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A S wrote a review Feb 2021
Auckland, New Zealand5 contributions
Life time experience and a must do! The team was very helpful and Katie was so lovely and she coordinated with us to get our flight organs smoothly due to weather conditions. Pilot Micheal was very nice, informative and will definitely will be back to do a snow landing with them. Thank you guys Five star definitely.
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Response from OverTheTophelicopter, Guest Relations Manager at Over The Top - The Helicopter Company
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you Silva Family for supporting us, we think your five stars too and we appreciate your feedback. It was certainly a pleasure having you both on board with us and sharing our beautiful backyard. Will share your kind words with Michael and look forward to welcoming you back to fly with us again soon, up to the snow to build a snowman. Best wishes, The Over The Top Team
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