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Aspiring Helicopters

Wanaka, New Zealand
+64 3-443 7152
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Renowned for their breathtaking scenic flights which take passengers up to the majestic peak of Mt Aspiring and offer stunning views of ice blue glacial fields and snow covered peaks, Aspiring Helicopters is housed in a state-of-the-art hangar to house with a fleet of helicopters.The facility incorporates a comfortable passenger departure lounge and reception area with the company office. Operating a variety of helicopters flights cater for 2-6 passengers per helicopter. Be it a scenic flight to Mt Aspiring and the glaciers, the once in a lifetime trip to Milford Sound or the beginning of an epic day heli-skiing! Being located in the Matukituki Valley is the ideal take off zone for quick access to the very heart of the Mt Aspiring National Park and the Fiordland World Heritage Area.
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Thank gregr96
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Did the flight over the Southern Alps to Milford Sound with Aspiring Helicopters today with a nice stop at the Sound then on top of the Isabelle Glacier. Truly amazing scenery and Mike, our pilot, provided some great information and an interesting commentary which kept...More

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Aspiring H, Front Office Manager at Aspiring Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thanks for your great feedback Joe, you are right it is a once in a lifetime trip and we're pleased to hear you enjoyed it and Mike was able to keep your kids entertained!!

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We were 3 adults and 1 9 and 1 ten year old and although we were on a very tight budget and did a very short flight but we all agreed this was the best bit of our holiday and we did a lot of...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

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Aspiring H, Front Office Manager at Aspiring Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

What a great adventure! We felt completely safe & secure the entire flight. Guy our pilot was informative, hilarious, and ensured we all felt comfortable through the flight. Such an amazing/easy way to get to the top of stunning peaks around the region. I’d highly...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

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Aspiring H, Front Office Manager at Aspiring Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

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Aspiring H, Front Office Manager at Aspiring Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I’ll admit I was a bit scared, having never flown in a helicopter, and my partner thought it was a bit pricey. However, we both agree it was a jaw- dropping experience to ride with our very experienced and competent pilot Davey and Alex (in...More

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Aspiring H, Front Office Manager at Aspiring Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thanks so much for sharing your experience. Great to hear that even though you had reservations you went away thinking it was all worthwhile. We'd have to agree with your sentiments "just do it"!

Reviewed 26 October 2017

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Aspiring H, Front Office Manager at Aspiring Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I was so disappointed that the weather prevented my wife and I from taking a helicopter ride at the Fox and Franz Josef glaciers, so the b&b host recommended we check out Aspiring Helicopters as they are able to do snow landings and show some...More

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AspHeli, Front Office Manager at Aspiring Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

So pleased we were able to take you flying - this is certainly a beautiful region with plenty of of glaciers to see and experience - and our pilots love showing visitors around their backyard! We hope you enjoy the rest of your honeymoon in...More

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