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Alpine Helicopters

10 Lloyd Dunn Avenue | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
+64 3-443 4000
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Amazing view

It was short but the view was breath taking ! Mostly with the light of an early morning ! And the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
nadège M
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Incredible experience

Took a flight with my wife up across Mount Aspiring. The experience was incredible with some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
stevenock87
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Established in 1972 Alpine Helicopters has an unparalleled knowledge of the area with a high regard for passenger safety. We specialize in scenic helicopter flights, commerical and private charters, from heli fishing in the summer to heli skiing in the winter, the options for adventure are unlimited. Our tours offer an amazing aerial introduction to the breathtaking Southern Alps, and the World Heritage listed Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks. Alpine Helicopters are leaders in personalised adventure.
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10 Lloyd Dunn Avenue | Wanaka Airport, Wanaka 9382, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was short but the view was breath taking ! Mostly with the light of an early morning ! And the pilot was very nice !

Thank nadège M
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Nadege, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your Southern Lakes Highlights scenic flight with us - the weather was just stunning! Enjoy the rest of your holiday! Emma

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a flight with my wife up across Mount Aspiring. The experience was incredible with some amazing views both in the air and from the two landings we did. Nick our pilot was superb from start to finish and really put us both at ease....More

Thank stevenock87
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Steve and Danann, We're so pleased to hear of your incredible experience with Nick across Mount Aspiring. Conditions were perfect! Thank you for your recommendation and for taking the time to review your flight. Enjoy the rest of your time in NZ! Emma

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Had a blast! Guy was my pilot for the Milford Sound trip, and he was very knowledgeable and friendly. He even threw in a few jokes for free ;) I was always confident in his ability as a pilot, he was very experienced. We did...More

Thank Lizz H
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hi Lizz, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your flight with us! It sounds like Guy showed you a tremendous time during our Milford Sound Experience scenic flight. We're thrilled to hear of how much you enjoyed our remote piece of...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Even though it seems a lot, and it is a lot but this was by far the best money spent on an event here in NZ. Pictures and videos are nice, but experiencing it with the perfect crew is another level of AWESOME. Thank you...More

Thank Ralph Q
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Hi Ralph, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We're thrilled you enjoyed your flight with us, and we couldn't have said it better ourselves! Safe travels. Emma

Reviewed 4 August 2017

What a guy! Legendary day out with Alpine Helis transporting us all over the Minaret station heli boarding. The flying was the smoothest iv ever done and the pilot was great The views are spectacular over wanaka! A must do!

Thank ByronHope
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Hi Byron, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your flight with us - we're so pleased to hear you had a 'Legendary day out' heli-boarding at Minaret Station with your pilot Guy! Enjoy the rest of the season!

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Guy the pilot was a total legend with superb skills handling that machine. He gave us a great day heli skiing.

Thank Ewan M
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hi Ewan, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your Heli-ski flight with us - sounds like you had an incredible day out with Guy! Enjoy the rest of the season!

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

The day was stunning when we took this helicopter flight from Wanaka to Milford Sound. The mountains, rivers & lake scenery is second to none. We landed at Milford Sound and took a short rain forest walk before heading back to Wanaka around 4pm. We...More

Thank GRL1951
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi Gary & Anne, We're so thrilled that your flight to Milford Sound was so enjoyable - it's a very special journey, that's for sure! We really appreciate you taking the time to review your flight, so thank you. Take care! Emma

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We chose the 3 hour trip to Milford Sound and beyond. Wow! First a landing on a remote mountain top, followed by coffee and a short walk in Milford township. Our flight then took us through Milford Sound and then up for a spectacular glacier...More

Thank Mark C
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Hi Mark, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your flight - we really appreciate it. We're so thrilled to hear you had a magic time during your Milford Sound Experience with us. And you're right, it truly is the only way...More

Reviewed 9 February 2017

Before I continue with this review, I have to state that I have spent 37 years of my life in commercial aviation, five years in corporate aviation and 32 years in the airline side retiring as a A-330-300 Captain. On walking into the offices of...More

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alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

Hi Bill, Thank you for taking the time to review your flight - we're over the moon to read how much you enjoyed the Mt Aspiring & Glacier Discovery experience with us! So lovely to meet Bob and yourself, wishing you a fantastic time in...More

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We didn't end up doing the heli ride so cannot comment on the actual ride but 1 star for misleading advertising. We opted to do their snow landing, scenic 20 minute heli ride. We paid our deposit at the Wanaka information centre then drove 15...More

Thank NLRTRAVELLER
alpine h, Front Office Manager at Alpine Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2016

Hi NLRTRAVELLER, I'm sorry to hear of your experience. You booked our Southern Lakes Highlights scenic flight which lands at the beautiful Coromandel Peak on Mt Roy. This is a snow landing during the Winter months, but an alpine landing during our Summer months. Thank...More

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