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Mountain Helicopters

Main Street Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
+64 3-751 0045
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One of the best experiences in my life

'One of the best experiences in my life' were the words that came out of my friend's mouth. We are... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Marie S
,
Melbourne, Australia
Excellent viewing experience

We were extremely lucky with the weather as it was a perfect sunny day. The service was excellent... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2016
M P
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“minute flight” (23 reviews)
“snow landing” (26 reviews)
“mt cook” (17 reviews)
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Main Street Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

'One of the best experiences in my life' were the words that came out of my friend's mouth. We are travelling with her two kids and my daughter and I am petrified of flying (don't ask how I actually got here) and she and the...More

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We were extremely lucky with the weather as it was a perfect sunny day. The service was excellent as well; being picked up and taken to the helicopter. The only reason for the four-star review is due to the difficulty in understanding the pilot. This...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

These guys are the best. Family run business, very friendly and accommodating. They are the only operators to land at the top Tasman Glacier too. Couldn't recommend them enough.

Thank Graeme A
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This was a last minute decision and luckily the weather was just perfect. Absolutely thrilled I went, definitely the highlight of the West Coast trip! Ella in the office was very friendly and helpful in what was needed and when to be ready for the...More

1  Thank sammyr312
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This was by far the highlight of our trip to New Zealand! It was absolutely incredible! My wife and I were driving through the South Island in a camper van without any real agenda. We saw signs in Franz Josef for scenic helicopter rides and...More

Thank Nathan S
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We loved this flight with Nathan. We could not do the trip round Mount Cook due to weather but it did not mater. We flew over the Franz Josef and Fox glaciers and then landed on snow on a nearby mountain for photos and site...More

Thank lyndac00per
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was a last minute booking for us and we couldnt have asked for a better trip. The lady at the desk was so helpful and friendly and she made sure we would get up to see the glacier! We took the 30minute helicopter ride...More

Thank JennyD33
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This helicopter flight was the absolute highlight of our holiday. We received great service & advice when making our booking, and the helicopter flight itself was amazing! We received lots of interesting facts & info about Mt Cook and the Glaciers during our helicopter flight...More

Thank kyliem224
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We were booked in for a scenic flight and snow landing on July 7, but due to strong windy conditions at the tops, the flight was unable to proceed. The weather a ground level was nice sunny and calm, so it seemed odd, but when...More

Thank Blair H
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Nathan was an amazing pilot on our recent hunting trip to Fox Glacier. Super knowledgable, friendly and professional. We would highly recommend for all of your touring or hunting flights while in Fox. The helicopter was comfortable and large for 4. Every seat has a...More

Thank Hope L
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Carcajou301
You mentioned you flew on a twin engine Squirrel Helicopter. Mountain Helicopters doesn't list that kind of aircraft. Maybe you flew with a different company?
16 September 2016|
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Response from HoraceWalker | Property representative |
Mountain Helicopters operates AS355F1 ZK-HKY
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