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55-Minute Grand Circle Helicopter provided by Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite

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Important Information
Departure Point
Aoraki Mount Cook Aviation Services, 22 Dehavilland Drive, Pukaki, Airport, Twizel 7901, New Zealand
Duration
55m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Flights may be cancelled due to weather conditions
  • Minimum of 4 people per flight applies before the flight will operate
  • Departure time will vary daily depending on bookings and weather conditions
  • Time of departure will be confirmed 24 hours prior to date of flight
  • Check in closes 45 minutes prior to flight time
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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suecstheworld wrote a review Mar 2019
Bristol30 contributions27 helpful votes
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Our expectations for this experience were high and were exceeded beyond imagination!! We arrived on the morning of our tour, a little apprehensive due to cloud. Initially, we thought we would have to postpone our flight, but at the last minute, clouds cleared enabling us to
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Date of experience: February 2019
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hummernator wrote a review Jan 2019
Madison, Alabama264 contributions103 helpful votes
I booked with this company because they said the pilot would turn off the engine when we landed on the glacier if it was safe to do so. I also liked that they don’t allow selfie sticks. Mt. Cook Airport is also closer to Mt. Cook Village than Glentanner Airport. I booked the
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Date of experience: November 2018
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Amanda B wrote a review Jan 2019
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This was the most epic experience, one you should not leave NZ without checking off your list! We took a ski plane on the Grand Circle to see the Tasman, Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers as well and the Hochstetter Icefall and of course Mount Cook! INCREDIBLE! I can't say enough
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SnowGremlin wrote a review Mar 2018
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom21 contributions3 helpful votes
Perfect conditions meant an incredible flight around Mt. Cook with great views of the Mt. Itself, Fox and Franz Josef glaciers and 20 minutes landing on the Tasman glacier. Stunning scenery, loads of photo’s and long standing memories. Although it’s a lot of money it is well
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Date of experience: March 2018
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By: Mount Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters by Inflite
jacquiongimson
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WOW
A fantastic experience, sadly we were not able to take the ski plane due to low cloud so two helicopter rides inste
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skyhighski
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Awesome fun
Wow what an amazing fun skydive from 15’000ft above planet earth, free falling for over a minute above the magic an
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qtngm
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Superb and Spectacular Inflite Glacier Flight at Aoraki Mt Cook
People, if you are looking for a jaw-dropping excursion then this is a MUST DO while in the Aoraki Mt Cook National
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007_Richard_E
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A 'Must Do' Experience
We booked a 45 minute combo experience (One way on a Ski plane and the other by Helicopter), when we arrived they w
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WayneAP
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A wish fulfilled
We went to the airport hoping that we could get a last minute flight up to the glacier, Holly on the check in manag
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JoeHolder
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Absolutely blown away!!!
I was absolutely BLOWN away by the views and the scenery this flights covered. From the Mt. Cook Village over to th
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388pipm
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Mount Cook Glacier Flight: a ‘must-do’ experience for the South Island
This was definitely our highlight experience in the South Island NZ! We highly recommend... this is a must-do’ for
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themizzis
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Absolutely breathtaking
This flight was the ultimate experience. From the moment we took off to the moment we landed, the smile never left
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fautaaro
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AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING
I had to reschedule a few times because of weather, but I'm SO GLAD I ended up being able to go. I recommend planni
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philipmW8894BR
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Couldn't have wished for a better experience
We were blessed with the weather and fabulous views of Mount Cook. A trip up in the plane, only 6 of us on board so
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clairebB9910BG
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Amazing experience - Dan and Reece are legends!
Reece took us up to Mt Cook via helicopter on a rare calm day on the glacier - the sun was shining and you could he
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Babajaga2409
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Amazing experience
Highlight of our trip! We actually booked the plane/Heli combo but there were not enough people to do the tour so
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gemiow
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Amazing views of Mt Cook
I was very pleased with how we was dealt with as unfortunately whilst we were at Mt Cook, we didnt have the best we
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Fenka
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100% Pure Adrenaline
On a recent five-week epic trip across New Zealand, my husband and I were determined to try skydiving. We initially
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762edwardm
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Worth it
Professional and well organized. Flights on both segments gave ample time for a close look at the mountains and sur
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Key Details
  • Tasman Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier, and 2 more
  • Duration: 55m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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