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Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown

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  • Pass by Fiordland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
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    Milford Sound
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    Enjoy a scenic boat cruise whilst in the sound.
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    Pass by Milford Sound
    Pass by Milford Sound
You'll return to the starting point
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    35 Lucas Place, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up included from all local Queenstown accommodations.
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Landing and facility fees
    • Headsets to hear the pilot clearly
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Entry/Admission - Milford Sound
    Exclusions
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat (0-3 years old sit on adults lap)
    • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers must supply accurate weights upon booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had a spectacular day to fly. The weather was perfect with very little wind. I felt safe from the moment we arrived. There was a high level of safety that was present. Everyone is weighed so could we placed in the helicopter accordingly. Our pilot Matt did have everyone get a
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    The helicopter ride was super fun with great views and the landing on the glacier was spectacular. The cruise on Milford Sound is beautiful but dress warm. Be aware that this trip is weather dependent and often gets rescheduled so good to have flexibility if spending several
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    Absolutely breathtaking visuals from the helicopter. Very personal and up close experience. The boat tour of mildford sound was awesome, we got to see seals, other animals, and impressive waterfalls. We did a glacier landing on the way back. Highly recommend this experience.
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    This was awesome! Great views on the way out to Milford, plus landing on the mountain top / glacier was unbelievable. It was so fun and unreal that another passenger and I both wondered aloud whether it was legal! The ride back to Queenstown was great too. Since you're in a
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    Response from GlacierSouthernLakes, Manager at Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown
    Responded 15 Dec 2019
    Kia ora! I am so pleased to hear you had an awesome experience and got to experience one of our fantastic glacier landings! Thank you for choosing us to showcase our playground to you!
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    By far one of my most favourite activities I did in New Zealand. Never been in a helicopter before but I would definitely recommend Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters. Picked up from hotel and taken to their office where we were given a safety briefing. Didn't have to wait long
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    Response from GlacierSouthernLakes, Manager at Half-Day Milford Helicopter Flight and Cruise from Queenstown
    Responded 18 Nov 2019
    Kia ora Chilrach Thank you so much for your review! We are so pleased to hear you had incredible trip and got to enjoy the wonderful views here in Queesntown! I do hope this is something that will be a forever memorable experience for you!
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    About the operator
    By: Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters
    684 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    McGregsey
    Gosport, United Kingdom
    61
    Come Fly With Me
    Come fly with me, let's fly, let's fly away If you can use some exotic views there's a bar not far away Come fly
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    DanielL6144
    30
    Highlight of our trip
    We were originally meant to do the Franz Josef Glacier Heli-hike but due to weather we were transferred to this
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    susangW6649PD
    Delray Beach, Florida
    80
    What a view!
    We had a spectacular day to fly. The weather was perfect with very little wind. I felt safe from the moment we
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    Navigate593880
    Dallas, Texas
    20
    Great Flight
    Beautiful flight from Queenstown with stops in Milford Sound, Beach Landing on shore Tasman Sea plus Glacier
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    PatronMB
    Nashville, Tennessee
    197
    Highlight of our trip
    There were incredible views of the mountains around Queenstown, and the weather was suitable for a glacier
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    matt7168
    Sydney, Australia
    31
    Best Experience Ever !
    Great day and an amazing experience not to be forgotten. Our pilot Matt was awesome. Highly recommend.
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    Boinky77
    10
    Amazing
    A must do,amazing sight and very friendly staff. Great care for the proper in the helicopter and out of the
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    iansheppard68
    Santa Pola, Spain
    5212
    Bucket List Must
    Arranged the flight to see the Milford Sounds and Glacier but got an amazingly unforgettable experience. We had
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    hoper09
    20
    Beautiful, but less Lord of the Rings than expected
    The views were gorgeous on the ride, but I was disappointed that our pilot Chris seemed pretty uninterested in
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    CraigWha
    40
    The best possible way to see Fiordland's beauty
    Our helicopter flight was a truly amazing experience. It has to be the best possible way to see Fiordland and all
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    339dawnz
    143
    Not to be missed
    The helicopter ride was super fun with great views and the landing on the glacier was spectacular. The cruise on
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    Dan D
    30
    Amazing helio ride and boat tour
    Absolutely breathtaking visuals from the helicopter. Very personal and up close experience. The boat tour of
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    brianmY2748MN
    50
    Amazing views
    We had an awesome tour with Luke. Our original plan was to fly to Milford Sound but the weather cancelled that
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    mbs5
    Lansdale, Pennsylvania
    13561
    Best Tour EVER!! Once in a lifetime adventure on New Years Eve 2020!
    Our family of 8 traveled to New Zealand and spent New Years Eve 2020 in Queenstown. We were split into 2
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    Navigate661585
    20
    Fantastic Scenic Helicopter Flight Experience
    Thank you for a fabulous Scenic Flight over Queenstown. Our pilot, Matt was fantastic, great commentary and
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    • Languages Offered: English
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