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Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters

Aoraki/Mt Cook Airport | State Highway 80, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
+(64)4351460
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A once in a lifetime experience - an absolute must do!

I can not speak highly enough of the staff and pilot Mark Hayes. The experience itself is almost... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Frank M
It was great!!

My husband and I were on a guided tour of New Zealand and this was an optional excursion that we... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
alpw
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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"Let us take you there!" Experience the best with a Heliworks Mount Cook scenic helicopter flight landing on the Tasman Glacier. Four tours available ranging from 25 minutes to 55 minutes duration, with all tours offering excellent views of Aoraki/Mount Cook and the opportunity to stand on the Tasman Glacier and soak up the amazing alpine environment.
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Aoraki/Mt Cook Airport | State Highway 80, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

I can not speak highly enough of the staff and pilot Mark Hayes. The experience itself is almost beyond description - walking on squeaky pristine snow surrounded by unbelievable beauty and grandeur but Mark and the staff went out of their way to make this...More

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Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with Heliworks Mt Cook. We hope to see you again if you're back in Mt Cook

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

My husband and I were on a guided tour of New Zealand and this was an optional excursion that we took. We love it!! The helicopter company provided transportation to and from the airport and our hotel. After getting some instruction, we were loaded up...More

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Heliworks, Front Office Manager at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Alpw, Thank you for flying with Heliworks Mt Cook, We are happy your enjoyed your experience with us. If you're ever in Mt Cook again we hope to see you. Regards Heliworks Mt Cook Team

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Went on the Tasman Glacier Experience. Fantastic heli-flight. Went along mountains, through sadle-points and with a landing on the glacier. Had plenty of time during landing, great explanations by the pilot and some nice thrilling parts. Good value as the airport is next to the...More

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Heliworks, Office Administrator at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Jan, Thank you for coming on our scenic flight in Mt Cook, We are happy you enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to seeing you next time. regards Heliworks Mt Cook Team

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We booked this in the last minute without checking the reviews and these guys didn’t let us down. Pilot was so much experienced and we felt safe all the way. We are glad that we have done this or else we should have missed all...More

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Heliworks, Office Administrator at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hi Sanjay, Thank you for flying with Heliworks Mt Cook. We are happy your enjoyed your experience with us. we hope to see you again next time. Regards Heliworks Mt Cook Team

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

What an extraordinary experience! Great customer service and great quality flying. Really enjoyed my time here.

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Heliworks, Office Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your great review, we are happy you enjoyed your flight. Hopefully we can take you on another flight next time you are here. Kind Regards Heliworks Mt Cook

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Two days later and we still can't stop thinking about our Aoraki - Mt Cook helicopter trip with Mark and Kylie. The beautiful feeling of flying over and then standing and walking on the high mountains and glaciers can't be described in words. We were...More

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Heliworks, Front Office Administrator at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hi Paul, It was an absolute pleasure having you fly with us at Heliworks Mt Cook, We look forward to seeing you again in the year. Glad you enjoyed your experience & the Scenery that Aoraki Mt Cook has to offer you. Thank you again...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Very experienced pilot. Made sure everyone who wanted to got a turn at the front. View was always accessible and incredible. Pilot knowledgeable about the area and followed wildlife so we could see close up. Definitely recommend

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Heliworks, Office Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your great review, I will pass your review onto our pilot as well. Hopefully we can take you on another flight next time you are here. Kind Regards Heliworks Mt Cook

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Reviewed 30 April 2017

When I was a child I saw a movie called "Off the Edge" about two guys hang gliding over the Southern Alps in New Zealand. I was mesmerised then and thanks to Julie and pilot Scott Dwyer of "Heliworks", today I was able to come...More

Thank Scott M
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Heliworks, Office Administrator at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi Scott, Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback. Very pleased you enjoyed your flight at Mt Cook with us! We are very lucky to be able to take our clients onto the Tasman Glacier and show them around the magnificent...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

We were staying in Mount Cook for just one night and when we arrived it was fantastic weather, such a clear and blue-skied day. As such we were tempted to treat ourselves to a helicopter ride. We opted for the Aoraki/Mount Cook Paradise flight, which...More

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Heliworks, Office Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your great review, we are happy you enjoyed your flight. Hopefully we can take you on another flight next time you are here. Kind Regards Heliworks Mt Cook

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

It was such a wonderful experience to see Mount Cook and be immersed in the beauty of snowcapped mountains. It was our first helicopter ride and it was awesome. The pilot was great and very knowledgeable. Its definitely worth it. Thank you to the entire...More

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Heliworks, Office Admin at Heliworks Queenstown Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your great review, we are happy you enjoyed your flight. Hopefully we can take you on another flight next time you are here. Kind Regards Heliworks Mt Cook

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