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Heli Tours Queenstown

| Queenstown International Airport, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
+64 3-451 0515
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Awesome experience, super friendly team

Booked a last minute 'Queenstown Arrival' Alpine landing flight and had a great experience start to... read more

Reviewed today
Nikki S
via mobile
fly high!!!!

this was my fave relaxing adventure!!!! im afraid of heights but riding this just made my stay even... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jonibok
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Heli Tours is owned and operated by Paul and Katherine Mitchell. It is the ONLY privately locally owned Helicopter Company that fly in Queenstown. We are New Zealanders who grew up in the region. We have a passion, the knowledge of and a relationship with this land. All year round we specialise in Helicopter flights around Queenstown,Milford Sound, Fiordland and Canterbury.
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| Queenstown International Airport, Queenstown 9348, New Zealand
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+64 3-451 0515

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Reviewed today via mobile

Booked a last minute 'Queenstown Arrival' Alpine landing flight and had a great experience start to finish. We had a slight delay due to interchangeable weather and received a courtesy call in a timely manner and pick up time adjusted accordingly. Arrived at office to...More

Thank Nikki S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

this was my fave relaxing adventure!!!! im afraid of heights but riding this just made my stay even better!!! thank you for this great ride!!! will do it again!!!More

Thank jonibok
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi jonibok Excellent to hear you had a relaxing adventure! Thank you for your review and an insight into your helicopter flight with us. You certainly get a different perspective from the top of a mountain with views for miles, we trust our pilot looked...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we booked this attraction and got the 20 minute alpine landing and it was so worth it!!! It was our first time on a helicopter and it was just amazing. I felt really safe i was seated between the pilot and my partner very cozy...More

Thank Shelathexplorer
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Shelathexplorer, Excellent to hear you had a great experience with us, Ben is a favorite with all of our guests and glad to hear he took care of you and felt safe. We will pass on his comments to him! You are very kind...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant trip with pilot Blair yesterday to a snow topped mountain, Milford Sounds, Sutherland Falls, The West Coast, Doubtful Sounds, over Manapouri & Te Anau. Landed by Mavora Lake for lunch then back to Queenstown. 4 landings in amazing remote locations. Breathless scenery,...More

Thank Melita G
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Melita G, Thank you for you review, your trip was an highlight for Blair also! The Fiordland tour covers so much with Doubtful, Charles, George and Milford Sound, spectacular views over the National park with lots of waterfalls and lakes all topped off with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the most exciting parts of our travel in queenstown. It was professional, friendly and beyond exciting. Our pilot was amazing and loved his job which made the experience incredibly memorable.

Thank jkurcz
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi jkurcz Thank your review, our Helicopter flights are quite popular and do give you a beautiful birds eye view over Queenstown and the surrounding mountains, glad to hear your pilot looked after you and created a memorable experience, Safe travels, Katherine and Paul

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the alpine landing flight. Really amazing experience and well worth every cent. Our pilot was fantastic and so are all the staff in the office. Thoroughly recommend.More

Thank Shearsy45
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Shearsy45 Thank you for taking the time to write a review, the Alpine Snow landing is a great choice and also a popular one. We trust your feet didn't get too cold and your pilot got some fantastic photos, it was our pleasure having...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ultimate experience! Excellent pilot! We done the extended trip which was nothing less the amazing ✌️✌️I would recommend this trip to anyone! Milford is worth seeing by airMore

Thank Jolene Y
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jolene, Great title "A trip of a lifetime", the Milford Extended flight is one of most popular flights and also our pilot's favorite especially landing at Milford Sound, a remote West Coast beach and the amazing Glacier experience. Fantastic views taking multiple lakes, waterfalls,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked and paid for a 40 min tour and snow landing. We instead were put on a 20 min scenic tour comprising 10 mins total flying time and a landing opposite the town. On return they accepted the mistake but wouldn't put us...More

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HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Craig, Thank you for your review and information about your flight. We have tried to contact you on the phone a couple of times on the number given but no answer. We have looked into your flight booked and all recorded data applicable. You...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend Heli Tours Queenstown, I work with Helicopters everyday and this was by far the best experience I've had in one

Thank Jamie R
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jamie, Thanks for the kind review, Helicopters are awesome and pretty cool to have and work with everyday, perfect for getting in and around the mountains for Queenstown, glad you could join us! Regards Katherine and Paul

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Best experience by far in Queenstown. To land on the mountain peak in the snow with the most incredible views.The whole experience lasted about 30 min which doesn't sound long , but its only a minute or two to get to the mountain. then you...More

Thank kimK8978MC
HeliToursQTN, Owner at Heli Tours Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks Kim! Great to hear you had fun up in the snow above Queenstown. Good advice about dressing up warm with gloves and suitable footwear, we do live and operate in a mountain environment and typically have colder temperatures the higher you go. The snow...More

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Ruby S
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Hi Ruby S, you can visit the Glaciers anytime of the year, Summer is generally best, but Autumn is cooler and but good days moving into Winter which the weather can be quite changeable but also some good clear days and... More
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