Mt Cook: 55-Minute Scenic Flight in Helicopter or Ski Plane

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Enjoy a stunning 55-minute scenic flight around the Southern Alps in either a Ski Plane or Helicopter. Throughout your flight enjoy informative commentary from your expert guide. Book your Mt Cook: 55-Minute Scenic Flight in Helicopter or Ski Plane here.

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Experience the Southern Alps

Book the Mt Cook: 55-Minute Scenic Flight in Helicopter or Ski Plane in advance! Embark on a journey to the skies. Witness the Southern Alps in their full glory. Feel the rush of the wind and the freedom of flight as you soar above the rugged terrain. The panoramic view of the mountains, valleys, and rivers below is a sight to behold. The Southern Alps, with their majestic peaks and deep valleys, provide a stunning backdrop to your adventure. The experience is both exhilarating and serene, a unique combination that leaves a lasting impression.

Traverse the Main Divide

Travel to the West Coast. Marvel at the Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers’ landscapes. See the sunlight reflecting off the icy surfaces, creating a spectacle of light and shadow. The glaciers, ancient and majestic, tell a story of the Earth’s past. The Main Divide, with its rugged peaks and deep valleys, is a testament to the power of nature. The journey across the Main Divide is a thrilling adventure, offering unparalleled views of the landscape.

North along the Tasman Sea

Head north along the Tasman Sea. Recross the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps. Watch as the landscape changes, from the lush greenery of the coast to the stark white of the mountains. The contrast is stark and beautiful, a testament to nature’s diversity. The Tasman Sea, with its deep blue waters, provides a stunning contrast to the white peaks of the Southern Alps. The journey along the Tasman Sea is a visual feast, with the ever-changing landscape providing endless fascination.

The Tasman Glacier

Arrive at the Tasman Glacier. Enjoy the stunning views of the Mt Cook National Park. See the glacier in all its majesty, a river of ice flowing through the mountains. The glacier’s blue ice is a stunning sight, reflecting the clear sky above. The Tasman Glacier, with its massive size and breathtaking beauty, is a highlight of the journey. The sight of the glacier, with its vast expanse of ice, is a humbling experience, reminding us of the grandeur of nature.

South down the Tasman

Track south down the Tasman. Experience the flight through the Grand Plateau. Feel the thrill of flying close to the towering peaks and deep crevasses of the mountains. The Grand Plateau is a vast expanse of ice and snow, a white desert in the midst of the mountains. The flight through the Grand Plateau is an unforgettable experience, offering stunning views of the Southern Alps. The journey south down the Tasman is a thrilling ride, with the landscape unfolding beneath you in a breathtaking panorama.

The Hochsteter Icefall

Mt Cook: 55-Minute Scenic Flight in Helicopter or Ski Plane – Pass under the east face of Aoraki Mt Cook. Descend over the Tasman Terminal Lake. Witness the awe-inspiring sight of the icefall, a cascade of ice and snow tumbling down the mountain. The icefall is a dynamic and ever-changing feature, a symbol of the constant movement and change in nature. The view of the Hochsteter Icefall, with its cascading ice and snow, is a fitting end to the journey. The sight of the icefall, with its raw power and beauty, leaves a lasting impression, a perfect conclusion to the adventure.

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Address Information

Mount Cook Road, Canterbury 7999, New Zealand

City Name

Aoraki Mount Cook Village

Area Name

MacKenzie District

Country Name

New Zealand

3 reviews for Mt Cook: 55-Minute Scenic Flight in Helicopter or Ski Plane

  1. Elise – New Zealand (verified owner)

    The team were absolutely super, my partner had to cancel through fear which they completely understood. Then the first weather change meant a shortened plane flight. Next flight cancelled due to weather but they fitted me onto a helicopter flight instead!! Thank you for a great experience!

  2. Elise – New Zealand (verified owner)

    The team were absolutely super, my partner had to cancel through fear which they completely understood. Then the first weather change meant a shortened plane flight. Next flight cancelled due to weather but they fitted me onto a helicopter flight instead!! Thank you for a great experience!

  3. Ian – Britain (verified owner)

    Amazing trip. Plane landed and took off from glacier, which was awesome.

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