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Glacier Country Helicopters

10 Main Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
+64 3-752 0203
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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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Thank ZhannaMa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended and booked by our hoteliers host it was with a little trepidation and excitement that we arrived for the shuttle service to our helicopter. Safety is taken seriously and the rules explained. Our pilot was up and away with 4 passengers and a Chief...More

Thank NormaG50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so lucky to turn up during the first clear spell for a few days and be able to experience the trip to its fullest. Superbly well run and despite my wife’s nervousness of going in a helicopter, she was put at ease by...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Had the liberty to fly with the Glacier Country Helicopters team on the 16th Oct. It was the day of me proposing to my girlfriend and we were booked in for the morning flight. Weather did not turn out too flash so we were delayed...More

1  Thank Jason L
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I had the most awesome, breath taking experience flying with Glacier Country. Each step of the process was met with friendly, professional people who went over and above to provide me the most memorable experience ever. I thoroughly recommend flying with this company to ensure...More

Thank K L
Poppy T, Owner at Glacier Country Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you for your review Kylie, it was a pleasure to meet you and we are so happy you enjoyed your experience with our company. We hope the rest of your trip around New Zealand was just as memorable as your experience with us.

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

What an incredible experience with a super friendly and professional company. Thanks Jan & Tash for your smiling service and getting us airborne! Can't wipe the grins from our faces 🚠👍😀

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Poppy T, Owner at Glacier Country Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

So pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience with Glacier Country Helicopters. Hope Graham, Jayda and yourself are enjoying Wanaka and Queenstown. Safe travels home.

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