Mt. Cook Fly | Explore | Fly
- Duration: 7 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Queenstown, NZ
- Product code: MCLAND
Departing from Queenstown, encounter real mountain flying across New Zealand's entire Southern Alps, a landscape of unbelievable grandeur and beauty. Enjoy unparalleled views from the window seat of our fixed-wing aircraft and marvel at the most awe-inspiring aerial views of the summit ridge of Mt. Cook and the Tasman Glacier before landing in Mt. Cook National Park. Your knowledgeable, highly skilled local pilot providing interesting and informative commentary during this flight of a lifetime.
Departing Queenstown and heading North, with a flight time or approx 60/70 minutes, our preferred route heads directly up the spine of the South Island for you to enjoy panoramic views of Lake Wanaka and Lake Hawea one way and arguably New Zealand's most beautiful lake, Lake Pukaki, the other.
Touching down at Aoraki/Mt. Cook Airport on the outskirts of Mt. Cook Village why not treat yourself and experience the thrill of a helicopter flight within this stunning National Park.
In partnership with our friends at Mt. Cook Ski Planes and Helicopters by INFLITE add on the 'Tasman Experience' and land on New Zealand's largest glacier or the 'Tasman Taster' and experience a snow landing within valleys and peaks of Aoraki Mt. Cook National Park - you'll find all the info when you get through to the booking page.
If the add ons aren't quite right for you, spend some time on the ground in Mt. Cook village. Subject to prior arrangement we can arrange transport to Hermitage for lunch or the option to go check out the Sir Edmund Hillary Centre instead. Just get in touch with us.