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Glacier Country Helicopters

10 Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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Helicopter Flight with Snow Landing
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We welcome you to New Zealand’s World Famous Glacier Region. Glacier Country Helicopters Ltd are passionate about what we do, providing visitors from around the world with the Ultimate Helicopter Experience into our back yard. We are a local family owned and operated helicopter company based in Franz Josef Glacier on the West Coast of New Zealands South Island. Our scenic flights depart on demand, we pride ourselves in being more than just a helicopter company, to us it’s a sharing experience. Taking our guests into the stunning wilderness of rain forests, glaciers and mountains we’ve grown up to love over the past years, a real journey of discovery and adventure.
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10 Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Very friendly and helpful people, right from the moment of booking six months in advance. Greeted us like old friends when we arrived, as recommended, the evening before to check out the prospects for flight. We were lucky and the flight took off - though...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Take care before choosing this company !We have waited 3 hours our flight and they cancelled it just because the other couple didn't show up. So we just had to find another one, and wait 2 more hours.

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

This trip was so good, especially as I had been pouring with rain the previous day. We went on the 35 minute trip which enabled us to see both the Franz Josef glacier and the Fox glacier. We were given clear safety briefing and then...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

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